Key Specifications
Recommended hole diameter 76 – 127 mm / 3″ – 5″
Drill rod / tube diameter 45 or 51 mm / 1 ¾” and 2″
Hydraulic rock drill HL820T, 21 kW / 28 hp

HF820T, 23 kW / 31 hp as option

Engine Caterpillar C7.1, 168 kW (225 hp) / 1 800 rpm (Tier3 / Tier4F)
Flushing air capacity 8.1 m³/min, up to 10 bar
Operator cabin Ergo cool
Certificate ROPS and FOPS
Transport Length 7.2 m / 10.7 m (24 / 33 ft)
Transport Width 2.45 m (8 ft)
Transport Height 3.6 m / 3.2 m (12 / 11 ft)
Weight 15 200 kg / 33 510 lbs


Our Ranger DX800 Drill rig is a hydraulic, self-propelled, self-contained and crawler-based surface rig. It features an ergonomic, high-visibility cabin and a rod handling system, making operation easy. The Ranger’s revolving superstructure, power, precision and versatility make them an ideal choice for construction, quarrying or surface mining operations.

Our Ranger DX800 surface top hammer drill rig combines the legacy of reliability, productivity and safety of previous Sandvik drill rigs with the latest technology, resulting in an unrivalled combination of modern outlook, improved drilling efficiency with lower fuel consumption, and enhanced safety even in the toughest of terrain.

Ranger DX800 Drill rigs are best suited to drill hole sizes between 51–127 mm (2″–5″) in applications such as road cutting, pipeline drilling and foundation drilling as well as production drilling in medium-sized quarries and open pit mines.

The Ranger DX800 Drill Rig ensures stability thanks to its innovative counterweight solution, which keeps a steady operation at all times. The rig features the Rock Pilot+ drilling control system, which is designed to ensure smooth rotation, solid rock contact and fast penetration in different rock conditions.

Features and benefits:

  • Excellent stability even in uneven terrain
  • Drilling coverage of 17.6 m² (optionally 26.4 m²) 12 hours continuous drilling
  • Straight holes with Rock Pilot+ drilling control system
  • High suction capacity dust collectors
  • Advanced boom design
  • ROPS- and FOPS-certified safety cabin

Energy Efficient Ranger DX800 Drill Rig

Designed to meet the needs of modern day surface drilling, the Ranger DX800 brings new qualities to the market. Energy efficiency is vital in modern day drilling, and the DX800’s low fuel consumption makes it the most eco-friendly Ranger model yet.

The Ranger DX800 Drill rig is equipped with a low-consuming, low-emission Tier4 Final or Tier3 engine and equipped with a Sandvik eco-package, resulting in 27%* lower fuel consumption compared to its already fuel-efficient predecessors. With the Ranger DX800 Drill Rig’s low fuel consumption rates, your operating costs will be significantly reduced.

The modern DX800 automatically adjusts to changing rock formations, and features improved tramming force. Top quality is guaranteed by the best warranty coverage in the industry and all components have been carefully chosen from well-known high quality suppliers. The rigs also go through a thorough testing process before delivery. Even in tough conditions, the Ranger DX800 will get the job done.

The Ranger DX800 comes with the well-proven HL810T rock drill as standard. This can be upgraded to the high frequency HF810T drill for 10% higher penetration rates and better hole quality. Even on uneven terrain, the DX800 Drill rig ensures excellent stability, making drilling a pleasure.