Wear Solutions for Drilling & Tunneling Applications
The Kennametal Engineered Components segment serves top-tier companies across varied earthcutting applications. We have solutions and capabilities to solve your toughest tooling wear problems in the most demanding applications.
- Surface Mining/Blast-Hole and Percussive Bit Drilling
- Raise Bore/Vertical Shaft Drilling
- Horizontal Directional Drilling
- Waterwell/Geothermal Drilling
- Tunnel Boring
- Specialty Applications
Tungsten Carbide Inserts for a Wide Range of Drilling Tools
Tungsten carbide inserts and/or buttons to fit every bit type and application including:
- Percussive Hammer
- Top Hammer
For the following drilling applications:
- Geothermal Well
- Horizontal Directional
Tungsten Carbide Inserts for Other Applications
Tungsten carbide inserts and/or buttons for other earthcutting applications:
- Tunnel Boring
Insert Types and Formations
Kennametal application specialists should be consulted to assist in selection of dome type and extension length if not already determined by design engineering. Application suitability should be evaluated from initial field performance data.
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Wear Protection Components for Bits and Other Tools
Used to reduce wear on abraded surfaces found in roller cone drill bits, diamond bits, down-hole stabilizers, and numerous other applications.
Used to reduce wear on abrasive steel surfaces and in applications where less precision is required in hole drilling.
Provides wear protection for internal bearing applications.
Roof Top Inserts
A wide range of sizes and shapes provides a versatile wear solution for numerous applications.