Forepoling Systems

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Forepoling Systems

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Forepoling Systems

FOREPOLING SYSTEMS RING BITS AND CASINGS are designed for drilling injection casings for tunnel construction in weak ground conditions. Ring bit systems are designed for both top and DTH hammers. Ring bit systems can be delivered with or without the casings.

Main applications for forepoling systems are:

1. Spiling casings.
2. Fibre glass face stabilization.
3. PVC foundations.

Forepoling drilling Systems

Forepoling System Design Features

  • Casing shoe and ring bit are integrated with strong shoulders.
  • Ring bit welded to starter casing in factory.
  • Heavy duty ring bit protects the pilot gauge buttons.
  • Optional one way valves for grouting installed in factory (3-10 bar).
Forepoling drilling Systems cross section

System is available from 76 to 216 mm casings and for all major DTH shanks and top hammer threads. Threaded casings are available with 2-3 start trapezoidal threads and 10 mm entrance.

Specifications

System product codeCasing OD mmCasing OD inchWall mmRing bit ID mmRing bit OD mmPilot bit OD mmLenght a/b/c mLenght d mm
F76-8-4776,13”7,14789592,95 / 3 / 380
F89-8-6088.93 1/2”6,3 / 7,1 / 860105712,95 / 3 / 380
F102-8-68101,64”7.1 / 868118802,95 / 3 / 380
F114-10-76114,34 1/2”6,3 / 7,1 / 8 / 1076130892,95 / 3 / 3100
F140-10-102139.75 1/2”7,1 / 8 / 101021561162,95 / 3 / 3100
F159-10-1201596 1/4”8 / 101201751362,95 / 3 / 3100
F168-10-128168.36 5/8”8 / 101281841452,95 / 3 / 3100
F216-12.7-171215,98 1/2”8 / 10 / 12.71712371862,95 / 3 / 3100