This long hole drilling rig Simba M6 C-ITH is suited for small- to medium-sized drifts in the 98 to 178 mm hole range. The rig has the potential to ring drill parallel holes with 3 m spacing upward and downward. It can accommodate high-performance, in-the-hole (ITH) hammers using large hole diameters and also the rig control system from Atlas Copco providing a sustainable high-precision solution for long-hole drilling.
The key features of the Simba M6-ITH are:
- High-efficiency hammer and high torque rotation motor for straight and long holes.
- Rod carousel for 27+1 or 35+1 pipes for mechanized drilling up to 51 m.
- The Simba M6 C-ITH is controlled by the reliable, computerized rig control system, which ensures accuracy, productivity and also ergonomic relief for the operator.