Perfect for water well or exploration drilling, the Speedstar has proven to be reliable and capable of all types of drilling methods.
Starting with a Tatra 8×8 off road truck which is a few years old however it’s as new with 23,000 klm on the clock, near new super single tyres, an air cooled 435 HP engine and is ready to travel anywhere in the country within short notice.
Equipped with a PRD Speedstar rig which has a 6-meter mast, high and low speeds on the head drive and can do down hole hammer work or diamond coring. It has a Bourne 5×6 mud pump and also has an Ingersoll rand 900/300 on board compressor run by a caterpillar 3606 engine.
The rig hydraulics are run by a Cummins 6 turbo engine, it has an additional 3-cylinder air cooled engine that runs the mud pump, there is a hydraulic rod loader and on-board storage of 180 meters of Mau reg 6-meter rods.
The Speedstar Drilling Rig is in good condition with only 5,900 hours on it, fully operational and no work needed for it to start work immediately.
Capable of 5 inch to 10 inch casing and drilling abilities already proven to 842 meters in 5 inches
It has fold down walkways and mine compliant hand rails. This truly is a universal rig with every function possible. Comes with drill gear listed below –