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|842 days ago||
Tonight I picked up two Baldor units. One a grinder (.5” arbor, 3600rpm), the other a buffer (.75” arbor, 1800rpm)... both for $300, in good shape. I am now in need of advice. For the grinder, I suppose I need two grinding wheels—wanting to sharpen wood chisels (I know it’s a bit fast, but this is what I have). The oth...
|845 days ago||
Drill Press question on bits, speed - 7 replies
I am always having problems with my drill press in that when I am drilling a piece of wood (doesn’t seem to matter what kind) and the bit is exiting the other side it is a very harsh exit. If I don’t clamp the piece down it will catch onto the bit and start spinning. Even clamped down I can feel that sudden jerk when it get through. ...