DirectDex Solid Drilling Products

DirectDex Solid Drilling Tools

Deep hole solid drilling tools has always been a speciality of BTA Heller. Today we would like to announce another great innovation in solid drilling, DirectDex Solid Drilling Tools.  Partnered with Sunnen, we can offer new cutting edge tools to help with deep hole drilling. These new drilling products will work for a variety of industries such as:

  • Oil & Gas industry: downhole equipment, kellys and stringers
  • Aerospace industry: landing gears, struts and cylinders.
  • Ship building industry: propeller shafts
  • Heat exchanger manufacturers: tube sheets.
  • Automobile industry: molds and various shafts.
  • Armament industry: gun and cannon barrels
  • Cylinder manufacturers: hydraulic cylinders
  • Tube producers: drilling billets for extrusion.
  • Drilling job shops: various components

DirectDex Products

The tools are available in three standard models. The first model is the 2-meter maximum part length (SHD-2500D). Next, there is the 4-meter maximum part length (SHD-4500D). Finally, there is the 6-meter maximum part length (SHD-6500D). In addition, other features include,  heavy-duty Bosch-Rexroth 55 mm (2.16 in) linear rails, for maximum durability.  Also, a standard safety system with a combination of multiple E-stops, light curtains, interlocked guarding, and fencing.

Another great feature is an electrical enclosure air conditioning unit standard to protect critical electronics in high-temperature environments. Sunnen abd BTA Heller is the complete system supplier for machines, tools, chip management, cooling systems, and cutting fluids. What sets us apart from the competition is our intuitive control system. These new products can be used in a single tube system or a double tube system.

BTA Heller and Sunnen

With the combined resources of Sunnen and BTA Heller, we can offer you every solution you need for deep hole drilling. In addition, our decades of expertise and know-how can help find the right drilling solution you need.  Finally, call us today at 800.325.3670 and find out what we can do for you!


DirectDex Solid Drilling Brochure