Pit Shot®

Horizontal Directional Drill

Patent Pending

The Pit Shot® is our latest directional drilling machine, designed with the utility contractor in mind. It has been engineered to operate solely as a pit launch machine, and exhibit up to 13,000 lbs of push/pull force. The Pit Shot® drill can install 4″ pipes (capable up to 6″), fit in an excavated pit just over 4′ by 3′, and is capable of installing drain pipes on grade.

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Lines installed accurately every time.

The Pit Shot® fills the gap between our existing basement buddy and conventional HDD drilling, making it an even greater tool for excavation and utility contractors.

Push and Pull Force13,000 lbs.
Rotational Torque720 ft. lbs.
Rotational Speed100 to 150 RPM
Suggested Hydraulic Flow Rate14 to 20 gpm
Weight595 lbs.
Drill Range400 ft.
Guidance SystemsUnderground Magnetics
Compatible Guidance Options
(custom housing)
Subsite, Radio Detection
Drill Stem Length2 ft.
Dimensions52″ x 20″ x 24″

Water line installation using the Roddie Pit Shot

To get current pricing or a custom quote, contact us at sales@roddieunderground.com