Drill Press Pocket Reference



  1. Secure hair, clothing, and accessories. Remove gloves.

  2. Remove yellow key

  3. Position piece, with sacrificial stock if needed, clamp in multiple locations or use vice

  4. Select bit

  5. Insert bit, holding by tip and shank only. Do not grab the threads.

  6. Tighten with chuck key, then put back chuck key

  7. Set depth gauge

  8. Identify appropriate speed on chart   

  1. Insert safety

  2. Turn on machine

  3. Adjust to correct speed

  4. Drill using a pecking motion to desired depth

  5. Turn off machine

  1. Remove yellow key

  2. Clean up