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Handy tools #7: Post drill

08-26-2018 03:51 PM by Dave Polaschek | 14 comments »

I got a post drill a while back. Traded Mos a spare laser engraver and some pictures of dead presidents for it. If you don’t know, a post drill is basically a hand-powered drill press, and I’ve had a few projects where such a thing would be handy, especially since I haven’t managed to find a completely straight 3/16 or 4/16 auger bit yet. Anyway, yesterday morning I headed up to Siwek Lumber bright and early and came home with four “stud grade” 2×6x104” studs. Screwed one of them to the wall of the garage, resting on the sill plate, and with a half-dozen deck screws going into the stud in the wall. Then screwed two more to that, so I have a rectangular post firmly atta...

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