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FS 500


The FRASTE FS 500 is reliable and provides the power you need in the field. The rig is ideally suited for drilling water wells, but can be used for many more applications. The rig can use a variety of drilling methods.

  • Powerful, high-performance and reliable
  • Multi-purpose
  • 40 ton pulling power max
  • Different drilling methods
  • Mounting on 3- or 4-axle truck, tracks or trailer


The FRASTE FS 500 is a strong and very reliable rig. It's multi-functional, and designed to drill with different drilling methods, such as

  • Direct or reverse fluid circulation
  • Air drilling with DTH hammer
  • Dry drilling with auger

It can be used for water well drilling, soil and mineral research, geothermal drilling, seismic research, and coring.

This powerful rig has a towing capacity of up to 40 tons and a maximum coupling of 3500 daNm. The rig can be mounted on a 3 or 4 axle truck.

The FS 500 rig can be customized with a wide range of accessories and equipment to make it suitable for various jobs. This includes the exclusive Fraste fully hydraulic drill pipe loading system.


  • Water Wells

Do you have any questions or would you like more information about this FRASTE machine? Or do you have questions about the different options? Then please contact one of our specialists or download specification list.


FS 500
Power 354 - 710 Hp (260 - 522 Kw) TIER 3 - TIER 4 F
Pull-up 101164 lbf (45000 daN)
Pull-down 60698 lbf (27000 daN)
Max rotary head torque 31862 ft lbf (4320 daNm)
Rated drilling capacity 2952 ft (900 mt)


Greg Halliday

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Looking for advice on your drilling project? Our specialist Greg is happy to help.