The DD 250-CA diamond core drill incorporates integrated technology to provide the operator with guidance for proper drill setup, real-time drilling feedback, and valuable productivity data after the drilling is completed.
FREMONT, CA: Hilti North America, an innovator of tools, technology, software, and services to the commercial construction industry, has unveiled a semi-autonomous core drilling solution. When used in conjunction with the Cut Assist Auto Feed unit, the DD 250-CA diamond core drill provides the operator with an aided experience by intuitively guiding the drill through the whole drilling process. Contractors can achieve significant productivity gains as well as job site convenience with this semi-autonomous drilling system.
"We want our customers to experience efficiency at its best so they can stay on time and on budget," stated Matt Jackson, Sr. Director of Electric Tools & Accessories at Hilti. "Utilizing a connected (i.e., 'smart') diamond drilling solution will result in a greater output and at the same time help ensure workers are operating in safer environments. This is the fastest and safest way to core in the industry, from start to finish."
The DD 250-CA diamond core drill incorporates integrated technology to provide the operator with guidance for proper drill setup, real-time drilling feedback, and valuable productivity data after the drilling is completed. The smart tool has an unrivaled range in its class for all applications, including pipe, drilling duct, and cable penetrations, as well as drilling blind holes for setting anchors or post-installed rebar.
Customers of Hilti can use the DD AF-CA H auto feed unit to help with the drilling process. When coring drilling in difficult conditions, the unit's Hilti Cut Assist technology provides greater operator safety, higher worker comfort, and less fatigue. Automatic surface detection, water management, drilling depth tracking, hole starting and through-hole detection are intelligent features. Customers who own a Hilti DD 150-U diamond core drill can use the DD AF-CA L auto feed unit.