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Boring Shield 960B EBS8643F08


Product Model Boring Shield 960B
Product Serial No EBS8643F08
Manufacture Date 2016
Condition Used/Refurbished
Status Available
Other Information 114-in. (2,895 mm) OD Base Diameter, skins available
Product Description

This Boring Shield currently has an 114-in. (2,895 mm) OD base diameter. Increase kits are available.

Boring Shields (click link for product specifications) are used to install 96 – 168-in. (2,438 – 4,267 mm) OD jacking pipe and are interiorly controlled by an operator. The Boring Shield system excavates soil with a backhoe-type excavator at the face of the bore and is transported via conveyor and haul unit for disposal from the launch shaft. A┬ápipe laser in the launch shaft projects a laser point on the cutter face for the operator to monitor and make steering corrections as necessary.

The EX50 excavator is sold separately.