LM™/LF™ Rod Handler

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Boart Longyear offers the rod handler as an option for the LM™ Underground Coring Rigs and the LF™130F Surface Coring Rig. The rod handler sets new standards for ease-of-use, versatility, and most importantly, safety. Utilizing innovative high capacity springs acting on three tungsten carbide insert jaws, the Rod Handler increases productivity while minimizing injury associated with manual rod handling.

  • Movable control panel allows optimal viewing angle
  • Laser safety system halts drill operations if laser beam is broken
  • Reduced manual rod handling
  • Safety sensors enable detection of drill rod, ensuring safe loading position
  • Reduces operator fatigue and improves safety
  • Hard stops ensure fast and accurate rod alignment
  • Rod spinners enables hands-free make and brake of drill rods