Drawer Pulls at the Drill Press

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Blog entry by GarageWoodworks posted 05-25-2014 02:23 AM 1493 reads 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Use your drill press to make a few drawer pulls.

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#1 posted 05-25-2014 03:43 AM

Very nice. The drill press as lathe process was very cool.. the way you did it.

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#2 posted 05-25-2014 12:48 PM

A cleaver way to make door knobs. Good stuff.

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#3 posted 05-25-2014 04:03 PM

That was cool, what speed do you find works best around 1300 ?

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#4 posted 05-25-2014 06:39 PM

Approx 3,000 rpm. Fastest mine goes. Tenon cutter at max 2,000 rpm

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#5 posted 05-26-2014 12:26 AM

This looks like a good idea for those without lathes. I don’t think this would damage the bearings on a normal drill press as it’s a lot different than someone trying to push a piece of stock into an end mill or something.

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