The DE880 is a heavy duty multipurpose drill rig for exploration drilling with additional depth capacity in diamond drilling. It can be configured to suit different transport applications such as truck or crawler mounted and jack-up style. A large number of options are available to match the most varied drilling conditions.

  • Multi purpose drilling
  • Diamond core drilling
  • Reverse circulation drilling
  • Rotary drilling technique
  • 9m (30ft) rod pull capacity


Depth capacity N wireline drill rod H wireline drill rod P wireline drill rod Reverse Circulation
3174 m 2125 m 1436 m 525 m – 4″ drill pipe
Feed force 113 kN
Feed length 7320 mm
Feed stroke 7.32 m
Feed weight 11523 kg
Rpm of rotation head (max) 1500 rpm
Max torque of rotation head 14324 Nm
Pull force 23 t
Compressor size (if fitted) 1150 cfm @ 350 psi/900 cfm @ 500 psi
Engine type Diesel Cummins QSL9
Feed rate 65.4 M/min up/ 49 M/min down
Main winch capacity 21.4
Terrain access ability Hydraulic operated left-hand walkway
Water pump specification Hydraulic driven, FMC Bean W1122