Christensen CS 10


  The CS10 is a user-friendly drilling rig that gives operators a sense of comfort during operation. The rig comes equipped with guarding around moving parts, safety sensors, warning displays, nocturnal lighting, safety stops and fire-extinguishers.


  The robust two-gear drive, Durahead, rotation unit provides the neccecary torque and rpm ranges for coring. The chuck has a 124 mm spindle diameter allowing for P-size bits, core barrels and reamers to easily pass through the rotation unit.

   The Christensen CS10 Surface core drilling rig’s compact design makes it easy to move around and set up. Christensen CS10 features a long, robust mast with hydraulic mast raise. The modern feed system, strong rod holder and the high capacity rotation unit ensure productive core drilling rig for efficient operations.

Technical Specifications

Depth capacity 800 m
Product series Christensen
Height 11100 mm
Width 2200 mm
Length 5900 mm
Weight 5000 kg
Rod pull length 6 m
Max torque 4517 Nm
Max speed 1300 rpm
Drill Rod Size B-P
Main Hoist 53.5 kN
Weight 5000 kg
Hole diameter (mm, inch) 48 mm
Drill rod size B-P
Lift capacity, feed 90 kN
Feed length 3.5 m


Current Projects

  • Esanmet Portugal Unipessoal LDA
    Surface exploration core drilling. Lithuania, Pagiral
  • Dunav Minerals d.o.o.
    Exploration and general drilling, include downhole surveys and core orientation. Serbia, Tulare
  • Excellon Resources Inc.
    Exploration core drilling with core orientation and downhole survey. Germany, Silver city project
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