Author Topic: Need to use a Drill Press!!!  (Read 1054 times)

Offline Bogey

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Need to use a Drill Press!!!
« on: December 16, 2012, 10:21:56 PM »
I am trying to find someone that has access to a drill press, anyone have one in their shop or house I could possibly use?

Offline onemanzu

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Re: Need to use a Drill Press!!!
« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2012, 04:25:11 PM »
if only you lived in lincoln, my dad has a benchtop one. sorry buddy

Offline Bogey

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Re: Need to use a Drill Press!!!
« Reply #2 on: December 18, 2012, 10:07:48 PM »
Maybe Ill come for lunch and some drilling ;).  Russ said I can use his Mill.  Youll like what I am fabbing though :).

Offline watercrawl

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Re: Need to use a Drill Press!!!
« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2012, 09:22:48 AM »
What do you need drilled? 

I have one.

Offline Bogey

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Re: Need to use a Drill Press!!!
« Reply #4 on: December 21, 2012, 08:50:17 PM »
Either some 3/4"-1" aluminum block, or same thickness UHMW block.  For cost it will likely be UHMW blocks.  Can use a hand drill, but for the job I would prefer some solid straight holes.

Offline onemanzu

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Re: Need to use a Drill Press!!!
« Reply #5 on: December 27, 2012, 09:25:31 PM »
Good news everyone. I got my own press for Christmas.

Anyway, good luck on your quest

Offline Aki

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Re: Need to use a Drill Press!!!
« Reply #6 on: December 27, 2012, 09:35:02 PM »
Nice!  What make/model and how do you like it?

Offline Bogey

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Re: Need to use a Drill Press!!!
« Reply #7 on: December 28, 2012, 09:37:02 PM »
Soooo, is that an invitation for me to come to Lincoln to use it?  :)