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== Training ==
 
Each core class is a prerequisite for the next core class; the electives (if any) are optional.
 
 
* '''Core Class 1''' (group or individual trainingl)
 
** Wood shop tour
 
** Safety glasses, dangling hair, hoodie strings, etc.
 
** Power switch location/operation
 
** Workpiece materials compatible with this machine
 
** Clamping the workpiece safely
 
** How hard to push the drill bit into the workpiece
 
** Marking an accurate hole location
 
** Center punch / center drill to begin holes
 
** Selecting drill bits
 
** Changing drill bits
 
** Cleanup with shop vac or brush
 
 
* '''Core Class 2''' (small group or individual training)
 
** Review all core topics above
 
** Adjusting the table height
 
** Setting the vertical travel stops
 
** Using a drill press vise
 
** Dust control system
 
** How to tell when a bit needs to be sharpened
 
** Changing the drill speed
 
** Using Forstner and other large (over 1/2 in) bits
 
** Consumables costs
 
 
* '''Core Class 3''' (individual hands-on training)
 
** Review all core topics above
 
** Using brushes or sanders in the chuck
 
** Making fixtures for repeating hole locations
 
** Making fixtures for workpiece clamping
 
  
  
 
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Revision as of 11:40, 11 November 2012

Rockwell Drill Press
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Name Rockwell Drill Press
Zone
Owner TBD
Make Model Rockwell 15-069 (1/2 HP motor)
Part Number 1721149
Date Acquired
Storage Location In the metal shop
Authorization Required
Status
Value
Documentation * Please read the drill press safety tips in the Rapidly-Rotating Scythe FAQ.
Other References TBD

Intro

It is used for drilling holes in a variety of materials (metal, wood, etc.).

Rules

  • Please wear safety glasses!

Instructions

  • Drill press accessories are kept on the plastic shelves on the other side of the bench grinders.

Maintenance Info

TBD

FAQ

TBD

ToDo

Move to Wood Shop