Drill Press Table - Quick & Dirty

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Project by C_PLUS_Woodworker posted 08-24-2013 09:02 PM 2625 views 18 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Bert asked me to post a table for my new drill press when I built one.

Well, here it is…………..quick and dirty.

Too many other things to do besides build heirloom shop furniture and fixins’

I have always liked the slide in – slide out inserts.

I can swap ends.

I can move it in or out for a clean piece to drill into

And I finished off the piece of MDF by making more inserts than I will ever need.

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#1 posted 08-24-2013 09:16 PM

Quick, dirty, and very effective! I like it. Great job.



-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. --

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#2 posted 08-25-2013 04:25 AM

Very clever!

-- I cut it twice and it's still too short!

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#3 posted 08-25-2013 04:28 AM

Giant sliding dovetails! Nice!

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#4 posted 08-25-2013 05:42 AM

Good job on the drill press table, Bruce…..Sometimes you just don’t need all the bells and whistles to get the job done…...Nicely done…....Should serve you well for a long time….....

-- " It's a rat race out there, and the rats are winning....!!"

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#5 posted 08-25-2013 02:49 PM

Very nice, I just started laying out a new drill press table with drawers underneath. I am going to scrap the removable square and replace it with the sliding insert.

-- Jerry - Rochester, MN *Whether you think you can or you can't, you are probably right* - Henry Ford

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#6 posted 08-26-2013 10:52 PM

2 thumbs up!!

-- Never bite the hand that feeds you, but always watch the hand that's cooking.

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#7 posted 09-07-2013 10:58 PM

Very nice and thank you for posting

-- Bert

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