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Posted on Drill Press Quill Travel - How much do you *really* need??

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#1 posted 02-20-2020 09:28 PM

I make pipes. Lack of quill travel means I have to hand power drill the 2nd half of the stems with a 12” bit. 6” of quill travel would eliminate the hand drilling – which is where most of the drilling failures occur. A longer stroke drill press would be a godsend in my little shop.

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