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Robit measures drill hole deviation

Finnish drill tool provider, Robit, has a new patented measuring system to assess hole straightness during percussive drilling

Carly Leonida
When drilling long holes deviation can be as much as several metres

When drilling long holes deviation can be as much as several metres

The system is the result of a seven-year R&D programme and is in operation at selected customer sites. Robit said that unlike existing, time-consuming manual systems, measuring during the drilling process...

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