2009 Acker Soil Scout Drill Rig

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Soil Scout Drill Rig

  • 2009 Acker Soil Scout Track Mounted Drill Rig 
  • Cathead hammer 
  • Drilling Clearance less than 8 feet
  • 47-½" inches wide for access  
  • Power Unit - 58 HP @ 2,300 RPM diesel engine with 12-volt electric start engine.
  • Feed Mechanism - The main feed consists of double acting chain drive mechanism connected to a hydraulic cylinder with 48” stroke and capable of 11,000 lbs. upward thrust and 11,000 lbs. pull down. Feed speeds are 0-72 RPM up and down.
  • Drill Drive - Taken from prime mover through a variable volume over center piston pump and tandem fi xed volume pump.
  • Drill Head - 4-Speed. 3-5/8” open spindle.
  • 1st gear (0-120 RPM @ 3,028 ft./lbs. torque) 
  • 2nd gear (0-252 RPM @ 1,452 ft./lbs. torque)
  • 3rd gear (0-456 RPM @ 788 ft./lbs. torque) 
  • 4th gear (0-750 RPM @ 458 ft./lbs. torque)
  • Mast - Welded rectangular structural steel tube construction that supports and guides the rotation of feed components.
  • Positioned with one (1) hydraulic cylinder and rigidly held in the vertical position for drilling and is lowered to the travel position for moving from hole to hole.
  • Mast mounting allows for angle as well as 90 degree vertical drilling. Also includes mast dump up to 36”. Includes crown block with sheaves.
  • Track Mounting - The entire drill is mounted on a structural steel frame and is self-propelled by 9” rubber crawler tracks with independent reversible hydraulic motor drive as well as full function remote radio control. Ground bearing pressure 5.2 P.S.I. without options or tooling.
  • Hydraulic Oil Cooler
  • Hydraulic Leveling Jacks - (4)
  • Hydraulic Engine Tilt - For diffi cult site conditions.
  • Low Clearance Sheave Block Assembly - For use with cathead operation in low ceiling situations.
  • Located in Eastern Region, USA