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DR580 Surface DTH drill rig

Our Sandvik DR580 is a diesel-powered, high-pressure down-the-hole (DTH) drill rig that delivers the highest air pressures and air flow rates compared with any boom DTH drill. It drills blast holes with a diameter of 115 - 216 millimeters (4 ½ - 8 ½ inches) down to a maximum depth of up to 54.9 meters (180 feet). This heavy-duty mining machine delivers maximum penetration rates and excels at high altitudes.


  • Dual-compressor pressure setting for drilling with increased air or high pressure
  • Heavy-duty drilling platform with center-mounted boom for maximum coverage, flexibility and longevity
  • Cold-weather options ensure operation in tough weather conditions
Technical data
Engine power708 kW
Max hole depth54.9 m
Dimension (L-W-H)11,405 x 3,000 x 3,810 mm
Hole diameter115 - 216 mm
Operating weight (empty)33,112 kg
Rotary head54 rpm / 8,515 Nm
Maximum rpm / torque
Compressor range38.2 - 44.6 m3 / min
Pressure350 / 500 psi
Drilling techniqueDTH


Sandvik Mining: World Trade Center, Tower C, 15th floor, Strawinskylaan 1545, 1077 XX Amsterdam, Netherlands. email:

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