How To Use A Drill Press?

How do drill presses work?

A drilling machine, called a drill press, is used to cut holes into or through metal, wood, or other materials (Figure 4-1). This cutting tool is held in the drill press by a chuck or Morse taper and is rotated and fed into the work at variable speeds. Drilling machines may be used to perform other operations.

How do you use a drill press safely?

Safety Tips for Working with a Drill Press

  • SAFETY WITH THE DRILL PRESS A few safety precautions must be remembered while operating a drill press.
  • Always wear safety goggles or a face shield.
  • Be sure that the chuck key is removed from the chuck before turning on the power.
  • Never attempt to use a hand auger bit in a drill press.

How do you set up a drill press?

How to Setup and Use the Drill Press – Woodworking for Beginners

How do you use a drill press table?

Why I Use A Drill Press Table. –