Earth Drill – Excavators 4.5T TO 8T

The Earth Drill 5500MAX-8000MAX’s are the perfect choice for excavators between 4.5T-8T and just like all our planetary drives in our line up they are over engineered and built to last.

High quality hydraulic motors, output shaft bearings which are 50% larger than our nearest competitors comparable drive and the use of only high grade materials mean that your Earth Drill will have a long, reliable service life..

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    Standard with the 5500MAX-8000MAX series and unique to Auger Torque, the Non-Dislodgement Shaft is a single piece drive shaft assembled top down and locked into the Earth Drill housing. This design guarantees that the shaft will never fall out, making for a safer work environment, not only for the operator but also any surrounding workers. This is a MUST-HAVE FEATURE for any safety conscious company.

    The Auger Torque 2-Way Valve is an optional extra on this series of Earth Drills and will enable you to convert a single acting hammer circuit into 2-way auxiliary flow.

    Torque is amplified by using the unique Auger Torque planetary gearbox. This system allows the motors output torque to be multiplied with extreme efficiency as well as ensuring the durability and reliability you need.

    High quality hoses and couplers are standard with this series of Earth Drills, type and size need to be specified at the time of purchase, rest assured we keep all standards in stock and you will be ready to use your Earth Drill the moment you take delivery.

    Product Specifications

    product specifications
    MODEL 5500MAX 7000 MAX 8000 MAX
    Oil Pressure Range 80 – 260 Bar 80 – 260 Bar 80 – 240 Bar
    Torque Range 1685 – 5477 Nm 2133 – 6931 Nm 2717 – 8152 Nm
    Oil Flow Range 40 – 115 lpm 60 – 135 lpm 70 – 150 lpm
    Speed Range 30 – 87 rpm 36 – 81 rpm 33 – 70 rpm
    Hub Options 75mm Square 75mm Square 75mm Square
    Height 780 mm 780 mm 780 mm
    Width 269 mm 269 mm 269 mm
    Weight 108 kg 112 kg 116 kg
    Hitch Options Single Pin Hitch
    Double Pin Hitch
    Cradle Hitch
    Single Pin Hitch
    Double Pin Hitch
    Cradle Hitch
    Single Pin Hitch
    Double Pin Hitch
    Cradle Hitch
    Auger Range S5 S5 S5
    Rec. Drilling Diameter Range 150 – 750 mm 150 – 900 mm 150 – 1200 mm