A hydraulic drifter, also called hydraulic rock drill or Top Hammer, is a powerful equipment which combines a rotation and a percussion system, designed to drill holes in rock or in the ground. Hydraulic drifters are typically used in the quarries or mining industry to drill bast holes. Drifters are in use for Underground Mining, Bolting, Tunnelling as well as Surface Drilling, anchoring or Special Applications.
A drifter is able to drill holes up to 152mm diameter and up to 40 meters depth in hard materials, rocks or concrete structures. Hydraulic drifters can be fit on jumbo drill, crawler drill, bolter drills, long-hole drill, shaft jumbo drill, surface drill, wagon drill, tunnelling drill. Roxar drifters are optimized for Underground Mining, Bolting, Tunnelling as well as Surface Drilling, anchoring or Special Applications.
Rock-drills are frequently operated for drilling applications in
The drifter is placed on rail. This rail is also called feed, or rig. The drill travels on the rail, or drifts. This kind of drilling procedure is also called drifting. The feed is usually attached with a boom to the rock drilling machine. Rock-drills are fitted on a carrier or drilling equipment like:
Roxar is a leading company in drifters technology and offers advanced solutions for drilling equipment manufacturers.
Roxar experts are skilled and experienced in supporting equipment manufacturers with selecting the perfect drill for their equipment or specific applications. We understand that each application is completely different and every customer has unique factors to consider when selecting a rock-drill. Get in touch with Roxar and we will analyse your requirements and budget to find the best solution.