Discovery II – Helicopter Portable Diamond Drill
Multi-Power is excited to announce the launch of our redesigned Discovery II – Helicopter Portable Core Drill. With 12+ years of field operation and feedback from 60+ machines operating around the globe, the new Discovery II meets the demanding requirements of today's drilling contractors and the mining and exploration companies they work for. The rig was redesigned from the ground up with three key points in mind; Safety, Productivity & Ability to efficiently be transported by helicopter.
The Discovery II is rated to efficiently drill to 1400 meters N/WL while meeting the latest safety requirements from major mining companies, all in a package that can be flown with a B3 size helicopter. For safety, the rig features full guarding on hot and rotating parts, interlock rotation guard, (2) E-stops, power isolation/lock-out, and an available rod handler. For maximum productivity, the rig features a powerful ‘P’ size rotation unit with a 4-speed transmission and 160cc motor, a synchronized chuck and clamp system with manual overrides, level wind wireline winch, and improved fast feed. For flying, the rig breaks down into six modules all under 1600 lbs. With certified/engineered liftings points. The new design also features an air-cooled hydraulic system, multiple point test hydraulic gauges for troubleshooting, two mud mixer circuits and a best in class weight to horsepower ratio Cummins QSB4.5 160 HP engine. With available skid, shack and track carrier mounted configurations, and the versatile Discovery II is built for exploration diamond drilling.
Check out the Discovery II product page for more information. Discovery II