Drill press table

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Project by malcolmc posted 04-27-2013 09:40 PM 3006 views 14 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My second Drill press table for the new(to me) drill press. New opportunity to avoid mistakes from the first one and make new mistakes. The major feature with this table for me is the dust port for use with the drum sander attachment. I also may add a drawer to fancy it up some.

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#1 posted 04-27-2013 10:39 PM

A very useful table. Nice build!

-- Steve, South Carolina,

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#2 posted 04-27-2013 11:24 PM

Wow this is really a nice ,a fun and unique project.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 04-27-2013 11:46 PM

This appears to be a bench top drill press and you now have very little vertical drilling abilities…...................

-- mike...............

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#4 posted 04-28-2013 05:15 AM

This is really cool. Thanks for sharing

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#5 posted 04-28-2013 01:40 PM

Looks great! One of those is on my list too.

-- Jeff Coulam, Lakeway Texas

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#6 posted 04-30-2013 03:03 AM

Nice table. Looks like it will do whatever you ask of it.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#7 posted 04-30-2013 08:55 PM

Thanks so much for the kind words everyone. After breaking it in on a project, I learned I had the crank gears upside down on the press. I had to fix that and also added the ability to remove the top and use it by itself to accommodate larger pieces.

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#8 posted 03-09-2014 03:38 AM

The drill press has never looked better :-) I need to make one of these for my drill press as well. I often find myself setting up temporary jigs on mine to do repetitive tasks. Having something like this would sure help in making this happen much easier. I like…....

-- TheQueTip, Round Rock Texas - All tools I've purchased from Harbor Freight eventually became a hammer.

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