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Drill press Power table

05-12-2014 11:51 PM by RICOCO | 3 comments »

As i get older I find some shop tasks tedious and difficult. Cranking my drill press table up and down is one of those tasks. In my wanderings on the internet I came across a drill press with an electric motor for the hand crank and I said to myself I think I can do that. A special thanks to Jerry at home shop machinist. And here are the result.!! Motor is from a hospital bed. The rest is scraps from the metal bin.Crank shaft and the motor shaft are both 1/2” diameter by 3/4” long eachCoupler has 4 set screws, I didn’t trust it with only 2.Mounting plate is 1/4” aluminium. and is mounted to the casting ...

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