Varel introduced the Warrior DTH product line, starting with a 6-in. hammer the company described as a reliable workhorse, and a range of QL60 shank bits for it.

The hammer features a robust piston, an optimized air cycle, simple design and premium quality, the company reported. The bits offer an optimized design, a wear-resistant steel body, exacting manufacturing, and are constructed of premium tungsten carbide for longer life, Varel reported.

The hammer is 150 mm in diameter, 1.2 m in length, weighs 92 kg, and accepts bits in the 152- to 203-mm range.

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