drill rod

Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.drill rod - carbon steel used for rock drills and dowelsdrill rod - carbon steel used for rock drills and dowels
carbon steel - steel whose characteristics are determined by the amount of carbon it contains
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Vermeer has bolstered its industry-leading line of HDD tooling and accessories with an additional drill rod. Building on the tradition of the acclaimed Firestick, the new Silver Series drill rod gives contractors a quality aftermarket drill rod at an economic price.
The shaft is made from a piece of drill rod and is drilled on one end for a handle which is another piece of smaller drill rod.
Moreover, the vibration of drill rod was researched to predict and reduce the deflection.
torque capability on its patented vise, and the precision pipe control design, allow workers to remain safely away from drilling components while breaking joints, loading and unloading drill string components, and positioning drill rod throughout the job site.
Shop Tools catalog contains pricing and information on a large variety of chuck jaws, collets, retention knobs, power chucks, cutting tools, vises and vise jaws, toolholders, flat stock & drill rod, abrasives and machine shop accessories.
"Since we were drilling near the base of the landfill, we expected the decomposing material to be softer and the drill head to sink down at the end of every drill rod," stated Runkle.
This not only allows Premier to produce and deliver the most cost-effective drill rod in the industry, it also allows complete control over each phase of the manufacturing process.
Cat rock drills deliver three times the lifespan of competitive drills, the company said, and the Cat carousel rod changer and drill rod handling system are a reliable mechanical design with no sensitive electronic sensors to cause downtime.
It is designed to accommodate 300 feet of drill rod and a two-speed rotational gearbox to enhance controllability.
Today, Atlas Copco Exploration Products is the main production plant for Christensen and Boyles' range of underground and surface drill rigs, the Tuff Line of drill rod products and the Hobic range of diamond coring bits.
(21.33 m) deep using 68-mm-diameter drill rod, commonly called drill steel.
Two Firestick drill rod options -15 feet or 20 feet--meet contractor preferences.