This solid performing drill press is perfect for the average size cabinet shop or small machine shop. With the powerful cool-running 1 HP aluminum finned motor, Morse Taper #3 spindle for the larger direct mount bits and the closely spaced spindle shaft bearings, you have one of the most accurate drill presses in its class. Solid cast iron construction, precision ground table, sealed ball bearings, and rubber coated quick-adjust handles provide the quality and convenience you want in your machine investment. We even added a built-in light so you can see what you're doing.
This drill press features a 14-inch diameter tilting table which allows drilling angles from 90 to 0-degrees. The table can be adjusted for height, rotation and angle for a variety of applications. With a 31-1/2-inch maximum drilling depth from chuck to table, this machine offers unmatched versatility.
The W1680 includes a chuck guard to help protect the operator from accidental contact with moving parts or flying debris. The spring loaded guard conveniently flips out of the way for easy tool changes. The paddle switch provides a greater degree of safety over other ON/OFF switches due to its oversize paddle and lock-out key. Simply slap the paddle down to switch off power.
The W1680 Drill Press is capable of a wide variety of drilling operations in metal, wood and plastic. The 150 RPM setting is ideal for working with very large bits or wide circle cutters and the precision ground spindle, table, base and column ensure dependable accuracy. This drill press is packaged with a drill chuck, motor, work light and paddle switch with removable key. Specially designed to provide many years of trouble free service. Close attention to detail, ruggedly built parts and a rigid quality control program assure safe and reliable operation.