drill press tall pieces

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Forum topic by treesner posted 10-17-2016 11:42 PM 1084 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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10-17-2016 11:42 PM

Do you guys have a good technique for drilling tall pieces on the drill press? I tried clamping to my table but it was hard to keep it vertical and then center it and then clamp it down. 

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#1 posted 10-18-2016 02:25 AM

V-blocks in a drill press vise. If you have a lathe, that’s the easiest way to drill straight and centered.

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