Drilling table

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Project by erkkki posted 08-29-2010 02:46 PM 3011 views 11 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I always have difficulties in drilling holes at the edges.
Boards can be moved left and right, and the depth of drilling down and backwards
Height adjustment is by raising and lowering the work unit (last 2 pic)

As work progresses, I add there some parts to hold town the workpiece
Also something to make easier measuring and adjusting
Those parts i want to add later because then I but those exactly like they are comfortable to use.

First peaces I tried to drill and those are 10+ so this table is working.

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#1 posted 08-29-2010 02:57 PM

Very cool!

Where there is a will…...........

This takes up way too much space for my garage, but if you have the need this is a great solution!

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#2 posted 08-29-2010 03:53 PM

Thanks for idea,but I have to build it a little bit smaller for my workshop.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 08-29-2010 04:54 PM

Excellent design. Look forward to seeing any add-ons.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#4 posted 08-29-2010 07:28 PM

very cool! wonder if you could use an up cut router bit to make mortises?

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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#5 posted 08-29-2010 08:41 PM

exelent idea , love it, this is one of them …why didnĀ“t I think of…
I have always struggled with this kind of holes
it goes right up to my memery bank the favorits :-)

thanks for sharing it


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#6 posted 09-01-2010 06:30 PM

I used Ball Bearing Drawer Slides. I do not worry about the dust. I clean the slides with air during drilling. and if there is problem with slides it is easy to change those, also they are very cheap.

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#7 posted 01-06-2011 06:24 AM

Nice idea…you made a horizontal router table…interesting.

-- If you work you eat - If you don't work, you eat, drink, and sleep.

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