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We have a near new Ripamonti Birdie 517 Hydraulic Drilling Rig for sale on behalf of the owner. THIS RIG MUST BE SOLD before Christmas!

The rig has only completed 90 working hours so its bascially new.

The Birdie 517 is a crawler mounted Rock Drill (cabless) and used for Anchor Drilling, Civil and Construction Type Work, Quarries and Restoration Type works.

The Birdie 517 rig uses 3" and 4" DTH Hammers or Rotary Bits (Drag, PDC) for drilling.



Weight:   2500kg

Length:   4200mm

Width:   830mm - 1230mm

Height:   2100kg


Engine:   Kubota V1505T, 44 hp (33kW), water cooled

Hydraulics:   110 l/min, 220 bar

Mast:   Speedy Drill 250, 1800mm Stroke, 1500kg Pullback

Rotary Head:   RP500, Two Speed (largest rotary head available for this machine)

Rotary Head Thread:   2 3/8" API Box

Winch:   800kg max pull

Remote Control:   included

Clamping & Breaking:   25mm / 90mm


This rig is located in the USA and the owner is very keen to sell, all offers will be considered.


The price includes shipping to New Zealand until the end of Jan 2024.

The price does not include 15% GST.

The rig is sold "as is where is" plus any warranty remaining.

Ripamonti Hydraulic Rock Drill

SKU: Used Birdie 517 Drill Rig
$287,500.00 Regular Price
$254,437.50Sale Price
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