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  • Blaster's Training Modules - Module 4 - Blasthole Drilling

    There are two basic drilling methods—percussion and rotary—classified in accordance with the way in which mechanical energy transfers from the rig to the rock. Percussion Drilling In percussion drilling, the rock is made to fail by means of a piston that delivers rapid impacts to the drill steel, thereby transferring energy to the drill bit.

  • Types of Drilling Machines

    Various Types of Drilling Machines. In a lot of manufacturing processes, one of the most indispensable machining tools is the drilling machine. The drilling machine is commonly called a drill press and is responsible for drilling various sizes of holes in any surface area and to precise depths.