The pit launched, mini-directional Grundopit 40/60 is ideal for installing water services, electrical conduit, gas services, etc. in tight working conditions, over difficult runs. Only 44 inches long, 19 inches wide and 14 inches tall, the Grundopit 40/60 delivers 13,200 lbs. of thrust, 8,800 lbs. of pull back and 442 ft. lbs. of torque with bore length up to 200 feet.
Four hydraulically operated telescopic bracing supports anchor the Grundopit allowing for perfect alignment and maximum thrust and pull back. The Grundopit is an ideal entry level system for gas utilities, cable industries or as a supplement to larger units.
The Grundopit is easy to use and highly portable, only weighing 440 lbs. Components include a two-part bore rig, patented drill stem plug in, 25 drill stems, bore head with angled steering surface, back-reamer and swivel coupling, hose package, water tank and pump, and power pack. The complete unit can be transported in a standard pick-up truck and operated by a minimal crew.