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MPP 2-7/8" Reconn RC Drill Rod

MPP’s lightweight, small diameter reverse circulation drill pipe. Ideal for helicopter and man-portable exploration RC drilling, the MPP 2-7/8” Reconn RC pipe is designed to work with 3” hammers and 3-3/8” to 4” bits. The rods feature a protruding inner tube design, replaceable inner tubes and thread caps for the pin end. Available in multiple metric and imperial lengths the MPP 2-7/8” Reconn RC pipe can be run on both short and long stroke drill rigs.


  • Lightweight, smaller diameter pipe

  • Replaceable, snap ring style inner tubes

  • Stick welded construction & high strength materials

  • Ideal for portable RC drilling programs

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MPP 2-7/8” Reconn RC Drill Rod Specifications:
Style: PIP style – Protruding inner tube
Thread: MPP 2-7/8” Reconn thread
Outside diameter: 2.875”
Inside diameter: 1.47”
Thread protection: Pin end cap included
Inner tube: Replaceable, snap ring style
Material: 4340 HTSR & 4130 HTSR steel
Wrench flats: Flats on pin and box end
Weight 5 ft. rod: 43.5 lbs.
Weight 10 ft. rod: 81 lbs.