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Forum topic by vintagecraftsman posted 06-19-2017 07:53 PM 532 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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06-19-2017 07:53 PM

I have a bench top drill press with an adjustable table that raises and lowers, tilts, and rotates 360 degrees around the column. I would really like to make a table and fence for it. My question is what is the best way to do so and ensure that everything is square to the bit? As I said my table current rotates 360 degrees and it is also a round table not square. Thanks in advance for the advice.

-- Vintage Craftsman

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#1 posted 06-19-2017 08:31 PM

Your DP should also have a tilt function/adjustment. Between that and your to-be attached DP table, you should be able to set that using nothing more than a square.

FWIW, personally I chose this as my DP table:
IMO, the price is right. And this works great IMO.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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