RC™ Rod Handler

MARKETS: Mineral Exploration, Mining, Environmental, Geothermal

Reduce risk by putting the Boart Longyear RC Rod Handler to work for you. 76 Rods per shift, 300 shifts per year, 22,800 rods per year, up to 4,240,800 Kg per year.

  • Boart Longyear has been at the forefront of safety innovation for over 120 years and, along with the global introduction of our RC drills, we are pleased to offer the patented RC Rod Handler as an option for reverse circulation (RC) drill rigs.
  • The rod handler sets new standards for ease-of-use, versatility, and most importantly, safety - eliminating more than 14 tons of manual rod handling per shift or 4,200 tons per year!
  • The RC Rod Handler's innovative dual clamping jaws are equipped with dual locking systems to prevent rod drops. This combined with a 180° jaw roll function, 100° slew and 270° of tilting action - including 3m height adjustment - make this the most flexible rod handling device available.
  • Available as an option on the LC™ and LX™ range of heavy-duty exploration drill rigs, the RC Rod Handler can be fitted to existing RC rigs.