The McLaughlin CBM48 is a cradle boring machine for cased auger boring from 16” to 48”. Pipeline contractors around the world count on the McLaughlin CBM48 for high production road bores up to 150’ in length to be completed in one set up. More efficiency equates to more bores completed each day.
The patented operator presence control (OPC) hydraulic clutch ensures quick drive-line shutdown in an emergency.
Onboard 162-horsepower air-cooled, turbocharged Deutz diesel engine produces 170,000 ft-lb of auger torque.
A 32.5-ton hydraulic winch pulls the machine forward and offers an innovative adjustable winch pulling speed feature.