September 28, 2010

Vermeer D16x20 Vermeer D16x20 Series II Navigator horizontal directional drill has 16,000 lb. of thrust/pullback force and 2,000 of torque. A 63-hp Kubota diesel powers the unit. The company’s AutoDrill feature adjusts bore and pullback speed according to soil conditions. It can carry up to 400 feet of pipe, and a 25-gpm onboard pump doubles as a high-pressure washer for clean-up. Fingertip controls are mounted on two joysticks.

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