Lithium 40V Lazer™ Ice Auger - 8"Built from the ground up with the features that make a difference on the ice, the new StrikeMaster® Lithium 40V combines decades of ice-auger experience with leading-edge design and power engineering. This auger will muscle through ice hole after hole. Its 40-volt, 5-amp hour lithium-ion battery powers an electric DC brushless motor for reliable, constant speed and torque. A planetary gear system provides lightweight durability and high power density for unmatched performance. Innovative high-performance cutting via the legendary StrikeMaster® Lazer™ blades provides the fastest cutting edge, period. Custom impact-resistant handles with ergonomically placed opposing deadman/power switch and built-in LED lights. Forward/reverse control runs in forward for cutting and reverse to flush slush from the hole. The 2-amp rapid charge battery charging station charges the battery back to full charge in 2-1/2 hours.Powerhead/MotorElectric DC Brushless MotorPlanetary Gear System15.9:1 Gear RatioPower Button with Deadman Safety SwitchForward and ReverseBuilt-in LED LightsImpact-Resistant Long Filament HandlesBladesTwin Serrated Stainless Steel Lazer™ BladesBattery40V, 5-Amp Hour Lithium ION BatteryInternal Battery Management System Ensures Battery Longevity4 LED Battery Status Indicator2-Amp Charging Station (Recharges battery in 2-1/2 hours)Battery and Charger Included100 holes - 8" auger on a single charge*Based on repeated tests with 16" of iceLimited 2-Year Manufacturer’s Warranty on Motor, Battery and ChargerWARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to >P65Warnings.ca.gov.