inclined drilling

inclined drilling

[in′klīnd ′dril·iŋ]
(engineering)
The drilling of blastholes at an angle with the vertical.
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LAHORE -- The authorities have selected another 15 sites for finding out iron ore or other metals like copper in north of Chiniot-Rajoa, where the reserves of iron ore may increase from the so far believed 150 million ton as a result of an ongoing inclined drilling.
Can drill into solid materials, and perform inclined drilling, spot drilling on convex surfaces, and chain drilling.