US 9,810,024 B2
Drill system
Naveen Koka, Oakdale, PA (US)
Assigned to Caterpillar Global Mining America LLC, Houston, PA (US)
Filed by Caterpillar Global Mining America LLC, Houston, PA (US)
Filed on Mar. 31, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/674,660.
Prior Publication US 2016/0290048 A1, Oct. 6, 2016
Int. Cl. E21B 7/02 (2006.01)
CPC E21B 7/025 (2013.01) [E21B 7/028 (2013.01)] 14 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A machine comprising:
a machine frame coupled to at least one ground engaging element;
a power source configured to generate a power output for driving the at least one ground engaging element;
a cabin structure coupled to the machine frame and having an overhead portion configured to provide overhead protection to an operator;
a boom coupled to the overhead portion of the cabin structure; and
a drill assembly moveably coupled to the boom;
wherein the boom is slideably coupled to the overhead portion of the cabin structure via a mount, and wherein the mount comprises a wall and the boom is coupled to the wall.