McLaughlin Mighty Mole Horizontal Boring Attachment for Skid Steers, Mini Skid Steers and Mini Excavators
McLaughlin’s (a Vermeer Co.) “Mighty Mole” M-4500 series hydraulic Horizontal Boring Attachments are powered by hydraulics, capable of producing bores up to 4-1/2″ diameter using the dry compaction boring method of drilling. Speeds of 8′ per minute and distances of 100′ are possible depending on soil conditions.
McLaughlin’s Mighty Mole Horizontal Boring Attachment is available in four distinct models: skid steer, mini skid steer, mini excavator and weld-on (not listed, please call).
The original M-4500 Weld-On Unit is attached to the skid steer bucket with a weld on bracket and boring attachment can quickly be installed and removed with a pin connection.
The M4500SS Skid Steer Model is a Hydraulic Boring Attachment for full size skid steer, and includes a Quick attach plate. Includes manual and T-Handle guide, Drill Rods to 60′ and a Moling head to bore a 1 3/4″ hole, a reamer to increase your bore to 2.5″… or to 3.5″ or 4.5″ with additional reamers. The M4500SS comes with a quick attach back plate and has (3) different pin in place boring positions for the moleing attachment to allow for center, left and right attachment positions for working close to buildings or existing structures.
– M451010SS 40′ Moling Kit Included (see below)
– Quick attach back plate / 3 boring positions
– Center mounted with quick detach pin kit.
– Bores 1-1/4″ to 4-1/2″ (3.2 cm – 11.4 cm) dia. to 40-50′
– Motor: 9 GPM 2,000 PSI Hydraulic with forward/reverse
– Torque: 530 ft/lbs. @ 2500 psi
– Rotation speed: 80 rpm @ 8 hpm
– 25″ W x 30″ L x 22″
The Mini Skid Steer Boring Attachment includes quick attach back plate and moling attachment center mounted with quick detach pin kit. The McLaughlin Mini Excavator attachment works with any mini-excavator bucket and is a wedge design that attaches to the bucket blade and is strapped in place
-Bore Diameter: 1-1/4″ to 4-1/2″ (3.2 cm – 11.4 cm)
-Motor: Hydraulic with forward/reverse
-Torque: 530 ft/lbs. @ 2500 psi
-Rotation speed: 80 rpm @ 8 hpm
-25″ W x 30″ L x 22″ H
The M4500SS includes quick attach back plate, three different pin in place boring positions for the moleing attachment to allow for center, left and right attachment positions for working close to buildings or existing structures.