Drill Press Workstation

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Project by HighPointWW posted 02-21-2015 10:12 PM 5147 views 31 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I got the idea for this from Busy Dads Workshop..where there is a YouTube video of his Drill Press Workstation.
I liked the combination of mounting a bench drill press, storage, and a “docking area” where different devices can be used and secured using toggle clamps.
The workstation is buit with 3/4” birch plywood, and the design is in keeping with my other shop furniture.
I made a couple of blanks for the docking area, and will be able to secure a bench grinder, pocket hole jig, sharpening tools, or anything else I come up with…or just leave a blank in place for counter space.

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#1 posted 02-21-2015 11:10 PM

Man that is a great looking drill press station! One of the nicest I’ve seen!

I like how you set the top up to accept interchangeable tools—efficient use of your space.

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#2 posted 02-22-2015 01:50 AM

“I like how you set the top up to accept interchangeable tools—efficient use of your space.”


-- Ron, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#3 posted 02-22-2015 02:41 AM

I like, you did a good job,

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#4 posted 02-22-2015 03:20 AM

Nice work!

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#5 posted 02-22-2015 01:58 PM

Great design and build. Looks good and really functional.

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