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Forum topic by 3285jeff posted 11-01-2014 12:06 AM 1652 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-01-2014 12:06 AM

i have a old craftsman drill press,,,and the quill don’t seem to move up and down as free as it should,,,any help on freeing it up,,,

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#1 posted 11-01-2014 12:25 AM

It could just be clogged with sawdust and other debris. Have you tries soaking it with penetrating oil? You may need to disassemble and clean the parts.


-- Once in awhile I make something really great. Most days I just make sawdust.

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#2 posted 11-01-2014 01:21 AM

Oil and/or wax

PS: A model number or some other identification other than just “drill press” would help a lot

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#3 posted 11-01-2014 11:20 AM

the model number is,,,113.213811

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#4 posted 11-01-2014 11:52 AM

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