collection of black diamond drill string lifting bails

Lifting bails (bells), Lifting subs or Lifting swivels are used for lifting drill pipe into the hole, bringing in a single from the rack or removing and lifting pipe or casing when tripping.


  • Lightweight - Made from Aluminium
  • Approximately 50% weight reduction in comparison with standard steel design
  • Engineer-certified WLL - Working Load Limit

Thread Connections and Sizes:

Lifting Bails can be built with any popular threads on the market, including API, BECO, CUBEX, DIBH, METZKE, REMET, MATRIX, etc.

The Table below gives a range of thread configurations available. Others are available upon request.

Black Diamond lifting bails thread table