S3 Horizontal Directional Drill

  • Weight: 14288 kg
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Power: 140 hp (104.4 kW)
  • Rotational Torque: 5500 ft-lb
  • Thrust Pullback: 40000 lbs

Features

The Vermeer D40x55DR S3 Navigator® HDD features dual rod technology that uses an inner rod to provide torque to the drill bit, while the outer rod offers steering capability and rotational torque for reaming.

General Dimensions and Weights

  • Length (Minimum Transport): 256 inches / 650 cm
  • Width (Minimum Transport): 89 inches / 226 cm
  • Height (Minimum Transport): 110 inches / 279 cm
  • Weight: 31500 lb / 14288 kg
  • Angle of Approach: 23 deg
  • Angle of Departure: 19 deg

Engine

  • Make and Model: John Deere PowerTech 4045HF275
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Maximum Engine RPM: 2400 rpm
  • Gross Horsepower: 140 hp / 104.4 kw
  • Aspiration: Turbocharged
  • Max Fuel Consumption: 7.56 gph / 28.6 lph
  • Maximum Operating Angle (Fore/Aft)*: 30 continuous/ 45 intermittent
  • Maximum Operating Angle (Left/Right)*: 30 continuous/ 45 intermittent

Drill Pipe - Dual

  • Min bend radius: 169 foot / 52 m
  • Rod carrying capacity: 500 foot / 152 m
  • Length: 10 foot / 3 m
  • Drill rod (inner): Forged, hex connection
  • Drill rod (inner) joint diameter: 1.88 inches / 5 cm
  • Drill rod (inner) pipe diameter: 1.66 inches / 4 cm
  • Drill rod (inner) weight: 40 lb / 18.2 kg
  • Drill rod (inner) joint inside diameter: 0.75 inches / 1.9 cm
  • Drill rod (outer): Firestick – #750
  • Drill rod (outer) joint diameter: 3.31 inches / 8 cm
  • Drill rod (outer) pipe diameter: 2.63 inches / 7 cm
  • Drill rod (outer) weight: 86 lb / 39 kg
  • Drill rod (outer) joint inside diameter: 2.06 inches / 5 cm

Operational

  • Thrust: 40000 lbs / 177.9 kN
  • Pullback: 40000 lbs / 177.9 kN
  • Maximum Carriage Speed at Maximum Engine RPM: 115 ft/min / 35.1 m/min
  • Maximum Spindle Torque (at maximum engine RPM): 5500 ft-lb / 7458 Nm
  • Maximum Spindle Speed at Max Engine RPM: 199 rpm
  • Minimum Bore Diameter: 6.25 inches / 15.9 cm
  • Maximum Ground Drive Speed at Maximum Engine RPM: 2.7 mph / 4.3 km/h
  • Automated Rod Loader:  Yes
  • Noise Level at Operator’s Ear: 80 dB(A)
  • Guaranteed sound power engine (CE-rating): 104 dB(A)

Fluid Capacities

  • Fuel Tank: 45 gal / 170.1 L
  • Hydraulic System: 65 gal / 245.7 L

Features

  • Breakout System: Sliding, open top vise
  • Drilling Lights: Standard
  • Flow Indicator: Mud flow indicator
  • Stakedown System: Standard aggressive
  • Cab: Standard
  • Strike Alert: Standard
  • Remote Lockout: Standard