HCR1500 ED Series II – Simple, Durable and Efficient

HCR1500 ED Series II, with extendable boom, incorporates a self-adjusting drill system that ensures high productivity no matter what the drilling situation.

The HCR1500 ED Series II is the perfect drill for quarries or construction sites. The Low-emission Caterpillar® C9 Tier III engines offer low fuel consumption, higher horsepower and meet U.S. exhaust emissions regulations. Increased fuel tank capacity provides more operating hours before refueling.

Features & Benefits

HCR1500 EDII/D20II Top Hammer Drill

HCR1500 ED Series II Features & Benefits

  • Maximize operator performance with the ultimate in ergonomic cab design.
  • Ergonomically friendly cabs are 51 inches (1,300 mm) with ROPS/FOPS.
  • All cabs are air-conditioned and continuously pressurized with filtered air to maintain a comfortable operating environment.
  • AM/FM radio with bluetooth  is standard
  • Cab is equipped with USB port
  • Single-lever drilling control for easy operation.
  • 120-degree swiveling seat adjustable for legroom, back angle, height and operator weight provides maximum visibility.
  • Large windows maximize operator visibility.
  • High-visibility gauges allow operator to monitor machine functions while remaining focused on the drilling.
  • Walk-around ground level maintenance provides fast, easy upkeep or repair.
  • Rubber-mounted engine frame isolates cab from engine vibrations.
  • Low-emission engines offer low fuel consumption and meets US exhaust emissions regulations.
  • High-output compressor increases flushing air, provides faster drilling and decreases bit wear.
  • HCR1500 ED features 12′ rods with extendable boom for increased drill pattern, while the HCR1500 D20 has a fixed boom with 20′ rods for deeper drilling opportunity.
  • Reliable dust control system increases suction capacity and provides effective pre-cleaner to reduce escape of drilling dust. An optional dust suppression system is available for difficult drilling conditions.
  • Heavy-duty Furukawa undercarriage featuring a pentagonal section design to reduce dirt build-up and track wear ensures strength and durability.
  • Advanced rotary rod changer allows easy drill rod changes. Operators can add and remove rods using a single lever. Rods can also be indexed in the rack to distribute wear evenly and reduce costs.
  • Angle indicator for quick and easy drilling alignment.

HCR1500 EDII/D20II Specifications

 HCR1500-ED IIHCR1500-D20 II
WEIGHT & DIMENSIONSUS Standard (Metric)US Standard (Metric)
Operating Weight with Fuel/Oil39,286 lb / 40,616 lb17,820 kg / 18,420 kg
Overall length32'-10" / 33'-5.5"10,010 mm / 10,200 mm
Ground contact length9'-1" / 9'-5"2,780 mm / 2,865 mm
Overall width with pre-cleaner12'-2" / 12'-8"3,720 mm / 3,860 mm
Overall width7'-10.5"2,400 mm
Width of shoe13"330 mm
Overall height shipping11' / 11'-2"3325 mm / 3,400 mm
ModelHD715 II
Weight551 lb250 kg
Impact rate2,250 - 2,500 bmp
Number of rotations0 - 150 rpm
Ground clearance20.4" / 19.2"515 mm / 495 mm
Oscillating angle±7.5° deg
Travel speed0 - 2.6 mph0 - 4.2 km/h
Max grade of hill climb57.7 (30°) %
Make/modelCATERPILLAR® / C9
TypeTurbocharged and air to air after cooled diesel, direct fuel injection, electronic governor.
Rated output348hp / 2,200rpm260kw / 2,200rpm
Meets Tier III and EU stage-3

Low-emission, low fuel consumption Tier III Caterpillar® engine meets major exhaust emissions regulations in US and Europe.

Net usable output available at flywheel of the installed engine with all the standard accessories. SAEJ1349, SAEJ1995 conditions.
Piston displacement2.3 gal8.8 liter
Fuel tank capacity166 gal630 liter
Type2-variable displacement axial piston pumps; largest for travel, impact and feed, smaller for drifter rotation. 3-gear pumps for cooling and dust collector, boom and rod changer.
Hydraulic oil tank capacity63 gal240 liter
The contents of these specifications are subject to change without notice.
Dimensional Information

Drilling Coverage – Printable PDF


Front View – Printable PDF

End View – Printable PDF


HCR1500 EDII/D20II Options

Water/dust suppression system
Remote control
Rod setter
Heavy-duty rear-mounted bumper
Cold start kit (ESPAR, WEBASTO)
2D angle indicator
3D angle indicator
Drill monitoring system with GPS capabilities
Heating pad
Central greasing system
Tropical kit
Rear view camera