drill press tall pieces

  • Advertise with us

« back to Woodworking Skill Share forum

Forum topic by treesner posted 10-17-2016 11:42 PM 584 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
View treesner's profile


167 posts in 1142 days

10-17-2016 11:42 PM

Do you guys have a good technique for drilling tall pieces on the drill press? I tried clamping to my table but it was hard to keep it vertical and then center it and then clamp it down. 

1 reply so far

View HokieKen's profile


6643 posts in 1317 days

#1 posted 10-18-2016 02:25 AM

V-blocks in a drill press vise. If you have a lathe, that’s the easiest way to drill straight and centered.

-- Kenny, SW VA, Go Hokies!!!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics