Equipment Type

Astec

Astec introduced the DD-65 and DD-1215 compact directional drills with 6,000 and 12,000 pounds of push/pull, respectively, and 500 and 1,500 ft.-lbs. of rotary torque.

December 01, 2005

AstecAstec introduced the DD-65 and DD-1215 compact directional drills with 6,000 and 12,000 pounds of push/pull, respectively, and 500 and 1,500 ft.-lbs. of rotary torque. Each has rack-and-pinion carriage drive. The DD-65 is 10 feet by 35.5 inches for maneuvering close to housing for fiber-to-the-home installations. The DD-1215 drills 120 feet per minute.

recent articles on Trenchers

  • The T14-54/617 trencher has a maximum-cut capability of 54 inches and is powered by a 617-horsepower Tier 4-F engine.

    The T14-54/617 trencher has a maximum-cut capability of 54 inches and is powered by a 617-horsepower Tier 4-F engine.

  • The new MT9 micro-trencher attachment from Ditch Witch, is designed, says the company, “to improve productivity and to reduce the cost-per-foot on small fiber job sites.”

    The new MT9 micro-trencher attachment from Ditch Witch, is designed, says the company, “to improve productivity and to reduce the cost-per-foot on small fiber job sites.”

More like this

Add comment

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.
CE-Underground Construction,CE-Trenchers
Overlay Init