Pilot Core Tool

Post Driving in Tough Conditions
lb190.00 + vat

The Pilot Core Tool enables you鸿运彩软件下载 to remove a core of earth out of the ground prior to driving in you鸿运彩软件下载r stakes, using the Easy Petrol Post Driver. When the ground is hard, bone dry or rocky it enables the job to take place in any condition, and it speeds up the overall time of driving each post in.
Also recommended when the ground is made up of heavy clay, or chalk.

– Increase productivity driving 90mm-100mm diameter posts.
– Cutting Head heat treated; extremely hard & durable.
– Requires Easy Petrol Post Driver with Magnum Adapter (sold separately)

Instructions for Use
– Fit the 107mm Adapter to the Easy Petrol Post Driver.
– Slide the Spacer Collar onto the Pilot Core Tool.
– Drive the Pilot Core Tool in the required location.
– Drive to a depth of 150mm (6”) less than the required post depth.
– Insert the T-Bar horizontally into the Pilot Core Tool. Use a stake as a lever, then Twist & Pull to remove the Core of Earth.
– The ground is now prepared to drive you鸿运彩软件下载r stakes with the Easy Petrol Post Driver.

If the ground is exceptionally dry, fill the hole with water & allow to soak for a few minutes. An increased moisture content in the soil will enable stakes to drive much faster.

Product website for more photos & videos: www.petrolpostdriver.com

Cutting Diameter50mm


1 Year Basic Warranty

Every Makita product is thoroughly inspected before they leave the factory and can be guaranteed to be free of defects, in both workmanship and materials, for a period of one year beginning the date of the products original purchase.

Should the product develop any faults during its first year of use, due to defective workmanship or materials, it can be packaged (complete) and freight prepaid to either an approved Authorised Service Agent or to Makita (UK) Ltd in Milton Keynes.

2 Year Additional Warranty

The warranty period of you鸿运彩软件下载r Makita tool may be extended to an additional 2 years subject to the following conditions:

  • Makita Tools that are CE marked and (with the exceptions of Batteries, Battery Chargers, Accessories, Petrol products, Production Tools and Air Tools and Compressors) purchased on or after 1st July 2012 and
  • The tool is registered by the end user within 30 days of purchase by the following means:
    • Online registration using the web address (the tool serial number will be required), www.makitauk.com and follow the links to 3 year warranty.
  • Available for Commercial Users

Approved Service Agents

SPA Power Machinery are a Makita Authorised Service Agent, able to handle all warranties, services & repairs on you鸿运彩软件下载r Makita Outdoor Power equipment. Contact us on 01142 699119.


Subject to inspection, the product will be repaired free of charge.

This guarantee does not apply where:

  • Repairs have been made or attempted by others.
  • Repairs are required because of normal wear and tear.
  • The tool has been abused, misused or improperly maintained.
  • Alterations have been made to the tool.
  • Non-genuine or recommended parts or accessories are fitted to the tool(s).
  • All of our clothing range is excluded from the 3 year warranty.
 This guarantee does not affect you鸿运彩软件下载r statutory rights

 We offer this extended guarantee for these products in accordance with the following conditions:

Registered end users showing to Makita's reasonable satisfaction that the defect or damage is solely attributable to Makita's defective materials or workmanship in the Products and not:

(a) wear or tear from normal use;
(b) any servicing by anyone after delivery other than by anyone authorised by Makita;
(c) the Product(s) having been misused or subjected to neglect, improper or inadequate care carelessness (including being dropped), or abnormal usage conditions;
(d) the Product(s) having been involved in any accident or attempt at repair, alteration, change or modification or inspection within the Product itself except by or on behalf of Makita or as approved by Makita or in accordance with Makita’s instructions;
(e) the Product(s) having been used other than in accordance with good practice and Makita’s instructions or recommendations; or
(f) the use of non-genuine spare parts or accessories fitted to the Product(s)

 Makita Tools used for Hire fleets, authorised service agreements or other business to business contracts are not covered by these terms and conditions.

The 3 year registration certificate and the original receipt of purchase will be necessary to validate any warranty claim.

Any warranty claim must be logged within the warranty period. This involves sending the tool complete packaged and freight prepaid (you鸿运彩软件下载 shall bear the cost) with the 3 year certificate and the original sales receipt to Makita UK Ltd in Milton Keynes. To arrange this please contact鸿运彩软件下载 on Tel: 01908 211 678, or email: servicecare鸿运彩软件下载@makitauk.com . Subject to inspection, the product will be repaired free of charge. Costs may be incurred for any warranty claims that are deemed invalid.