Drill Press Table

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Project by Muz posted 05-14-2013 10:41 AM 2056 views 11 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After seeing so many great drill press tables on this site I decided it was time to make my own.

Using some scrap ply and a bit of random aussie hard wood I made the following table.

So far it has been great! I should have done this ages ago

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#1 posted 05-14-2013 04:50 PM

Nice looking dp table… Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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#2 posted 05-14-2013 08:24 PM

That will make a big difference in how you use the drill press. I never understood those tiny tables they come with.

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#3 posted 05-14-2013 11:52 PM

I need to make something similar. I think the t-tracks will make the table very adaptable. Pretty fancy looking trip for a drill press. Doubt I can match that (grin).

-- Dave K.

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#4 posted 05-15-2013 02:30 AM

Looks great! Nice wood used on the trim and fence.

-- He who dies with the most tools... dies with the emptiest wallet.

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#5 posted 05-15-2013 04:02 AM

Well done. How did you attach it?

-- Rick M,

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#6 posted 05-15-2013 04:19 AM

There are two layers of 3/4 inch ply for the main table. This allowed me to drill holes through one of the layers and insert bolts before gluing the two layers together. The bolts are then attached to the original small metal table that came with the drill press.

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