A tool for boring cylindrical holes.
- The bit appears to be a common center bit with a long, necked-down shaft to allow the chips to fall away to the outside of the barrel before the threaded shaft of the spigot reached the barrel.
- The center bit must be forced into the wood by the user, whereas the auger tends to draw itself into the wood.
- A brace with a set of auger bits and a few centre bits and a counter sink are needed for drilling.
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