Your guide to selecting the best reamer to maximize production and save money on your next job.
You wouldn’t limit yourself to the drill bit that comes with a handheld drill. The same idea applies to your HDD tools. It’s critical to only use a reamer designed to handle the specific conditions of a bore.
Backreamers are the workhorse of every HDD drilling operation. For that reason, in this guide, we cover the “boring” reamer basics:
• What to consider before choosing a backreamer
• Why a fluted reamer doesn’t work for all jobs
• How to properly measure a reamer