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Drill press table and much more! #8: Center jig for drill press, recycled drill chuck

03-21-2022 11:47 AM by mafe | 12 comments »

Center jig for drill pressrecycled drill chuck. Here a small recycle project, giving new life to an old drill chuck, from a cordless drill I had trashed some time back. The jig:When drilling a hole in the centre of a dowel or other round objects, I always struggle to hit dead centre, so this is a try, to make it more possible.The jig can also be used to hold a point, so the drill press can be used as primitive lathe, for small turning projects.(I have a lathe, so I will not use it for that). The jig mounted on the drill press table.This is what we are making here. The drill chuck I had laying around.This is the type you can salvage from an old cordless drill.This type has thre...

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