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Home Drilling Rigs Water Well Watertec 9000


Designed for working in tough environments, the Dando Watertec 9000 is capable of performing a range of water well drilling methods including mud rotary, DTH hammer and flooded reverse circulation. With a pullback of 10,000kgf, this compact and robust rig comes with various mounting options including crawler, truck, trailer and skid.


Carrier Options
Heavy duty commercial 4 x 4 truck - Crawler mounted- Trailer mounted - Mounted on customer own support vehicle/structure/skid

Deck Engine
Standard fitting: CAT C4.4 turbo diesel engine 102hp (142hp available as an option)

Mast Dimensions
Working mast height using main winch: 5500mm
Working mast stroke using the rotary head: 3600mm

Mast Capacity
Pullback: 10000kg
Pulldown: 3250kg
Hook load (max): 10000kg

Rotary Head Performance
Rotation (max) 436rpm
Torque (max) 6000Nm
Rotary head tilt and side shift (as standard)
Other options available

Drill Table and Break Out System
As standard - Box type drill table with removable drill rod and casing guides. Break out system is a double acting hydraulic cylinder with adjustable wrench.
Other options available

Main Winch
Maximum single line pull: 2040kg
Maximum speed: 41m/minute
Drum capacity: 57m of 10mm wire rope

Tool Handling Winch
Maximum single line pull: 1326kg
Maximum speed: 15m/minute
Drum capacity: 30m of 8mm wire rope

Mud Pump
Hydraulically driven 5” x 6” duplex mud pump or centrifugal mud pump
Maximum flow rate: (150gpm) 568 litres/minute
Maximum discharge pressure: 310psi

Foam Pump
Standard: Hydraulically driven duplex pump
Maximum flow rate: 34 litres/minute
Maximum discharge pressure: 500psi

Inline Oil Lubricator
Fitted as standard and used when operating a DTH hammer

Hydraulic System
Hydraulic power circuit based on load sensing hydraulic pumps and proportional control valves

Drillers Control Panel
Uncomplicated and user friendly with ergonomic layout

Rod Spin Safety Guard
Various options available

Levelling Jacks
Two front and two rear jacks with individual locking valves

Lighting and Electrical System
Rig is provided with mast and control panel lighting. Electrical system is 12 volt

PDF Specification Sheet

Drill Depths

4-1/2” (25kg/m) drill rod= 400m

3-1/2” (13.5kg/m) drill rod=740m


Truck mounted as standard, but also available on tracks, skid or customer's own support vehicle.

High-torque, high-speed rotary head

Mast dump

Hydraulic winch

Hydraulic rod clamps/breaker available as an option

Safe hands-free pipe handler eliminates the need of physical lifting and manipulation of drill rods

Selection of mud pumps available

Foam injection pump

Inline oil lubricator



Deck mounted drill rod rack

Onboard storage

Other options available


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