Rockwell drill press
Gear-head. No belts or Jacobs chuck to slip, which means there is a lot of torque.
Morse #3 taper spindle
Capacity, cast iron 1 1/4"
Drills to center 23"
approximate weight 600 pounds
motor HP 1.5 (high) 1.2 (low)
Spindle speeds (8) 84, ...
These notes are for reference after authorization by a person.
Only use drills and accessories with correct shank taper and tang
Work piece needs secure mounting due to spindle's high torque
No through hole (table designed for coolant), must use vise
No quill stop, must set table or head height to prevent drilling into table
Don't force gear selectors, hand turn spindle as needed to align gears
Gears reverse spindle, must turn power switch to appropriate side for correct spindle rotation direction
Power switch has two speeds to each side
Drill shanks must be firmly seated in taper
To remove drill, lower spindle to expose the slot in the quill, turn the spindle by hand until the quill slot lines up with the spindle slot, insert the #3 drift into the slot with the curved edge facing up, grasp drill, tap drift with hammer
Clean drill shanks
Mill pocketed vise jaw flat
More clamps matching table T-slots
Improve sketchy quill return mechanism
Adjustable quill stop
List of Currently Authorized Users
|Qualified Member||Trained By||Date Trained|
|Dean Anderson||Machine Shop Host Cred|
|Everett Wilson||Dean Anderson|
|Tom Judd||Dean Anderson|
|Todd Allen||Dean Anderson||9/15/2015|
|Greg Kudlacz||Todd Allen|
|Dafe Hughes||Todd Allen|
|Connor Sullivan||Tom Judge||1/22/16|
|Abel Greenwald||Michael Patton|
|Bruce Mace||Chris Ruhland||3/7/17|