Drilling angles holes in stair rail for iron balusters

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Forum topic by MikeDilday posted 03-25-2019 02:54 AM 185 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-25-2019 02:54 AM

Any ideas for drilling precise angles holes in a stair railing for iron balusters? I only need to drill 3. I am thinking a drill press? The railing is only about 30” long.

-- Michael Dilday, Suffolk, Va.

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#1 posted 03-25-2019 06:06 AM

Plumb Bob will put your holes on point, and an angle gauge if you need to determine what angle the Bob is pointing you to.

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#2 posted 03-25-2019 12:31 PM

Thanks therealSteveN.

-- Michael Dilday, Suffolk, Va.

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