DE140 Compact core drill rig

Sandvik DE140 Compact core drill

Our Sandvik DE140 hydraulic core drill rig represents the next generation of compact core drilling solutions for underground applications.

Sandvik DE140 is a compact and powerful diamond core drill rig designed to meet the requirements for deeper and larger holes. It is well suited for underground exploration drilling and geotechnical drilling, and has a number of available options to match the most varied drilling conditions.


  • Modular design offers flexibility for drilling in tight spaces
  • Open and accessible design for ease of service and maintenance
  • Fast rod handling results in increased productivity
  • Ability to drill in any direction offers greater flexibility
Technical data
Depth capacity* (N) 1,220 m (4,003 ft)
Rotation unit N size
Rotation unit H size
77 mm (3 in.)
103 mm (4 in.)
Maximum torque (N high speed)
Maximum torque (N high torque)
Maximum torque (H)
550 Nm (406 lbf/ft)
800 Nm (590 lbf/ft)
940 Nm (693 lbf/ft)
Maximum rpm (N high speed)
Maximum rpm (N high torque)
Maximum rpm (H)
1,600 rpm
1,100 rpm
1,100 rpm
Feed force 92.2 kN / 9.4 t (20,730 lbf)
Pull force 92.2 kN / 9.4 t (20,730 lbf)
Feed length (stroke) 1,700 mm (5 ft 7 in.)
Power unit - electric 55 kW (72 hp)
Power unit - diesel 92 kW (125 hp)

*Calculations are based on machine lifting capacity, which in some cases may exceed the rated hole depth of the down-hole tooling. Sandvik does not guarantee that these results will be achieved in all drilling operations.