DE151 Compact core drill rig

Sandvik DE151 Compact core drill

Our Sandvik DE151 hydraulic core drill rig is a powerful and compact diamond core drilling solution designed for deeper and larger holes. It has the highest feed and pullout capacity in its class, and in relation to its weight and size. The direct feed system reduces the number of moving parts and extends the service life even in the most demanding surface and underground applications.


  • 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) 1,500 m (4,921 ft)
Rotation unit
(hollow spindle ID - H size)
103 mm (4 in.)
Maximum torque 2,000 Nm (1,475 lbf/ft)
Maximum rpm 1,100 rpm
Feed force 147 kN / 15 t (33,000 lbf)
Pull force 147 kN / 15 t (33,000 lbf)
Feed length (stroke) 1,700 m (5 ft 7 in.)
Power unit - electric 110 kW (150 hp)
Power unit - diesel 168 kW (228 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.