HOBBS: Hydraulic operated bit basket
HOBBS DON’T SPIN OUT OF CONTROL!
Item no: 9772062259 HOBBS GEN 4, COMPLETE ASSEMBLY.
- Fully operational from the cabin.
- No operator on the deck manually changing the bits.
- No ‘line of fire’ exposure or working under a suspended load.
- Reduced profile and less shielding requirements with more streamline base.
- Less moving parts and components to maintain; giving greater reliability and longevity.
- Dual cylinder arrangement fully retractable; with increased protection in both the parked and ‘in-use’ position.Improved ‘wash-ability’ via slotted ports in the base. Forward facing drain ports In the bit basket.
- Additional drain holes in the breakout base to reduce cuttings and fines build up.
- No greasing required on pin and clevis connections.
- Upgraded basket insert to improve protection of the locating pins.
- Compatible with the Safe Automated Bush Lifting System (SABLs).
Customers with existing HOBBS Gen 3 units installed can upgrade to Gen 4 using the Epiroc HOBBS Gen 4 Upgrade Kit. Please enquire with your Epiroc Customer Service