How to Drill Straight Without a Drill Press

If by any chance you’ve been doing woodwork for long, then the need to drill straight holes is not a new phenomenon to you. Undoubtedly, it’s an ‘old hat.’ However, despite being an oldie, it’s also a goodie. Well, unless where you deliberately decide to choose a specific bias, it’s always overly vital to ensure … Read moreHow to Drill Straight Without a Drill Press

The Quick Guide to Set up Your Drill Press

Excited about setting up your drill press and getting ready to start your work right away? If that’s it, thumbs up for the priceless acquisition. Undoubtedly, a drill press is a vital tool for any serious DIY enthusiast. It’s evidently a tool that all woodworkers should have in their arsenal. Considering the importance of a … Read moreThe Quick Guide to Set up Your Drill Press

How to Remove and Clean a Drill Press Chuck

Truth be told, even for those who are DIY enthusiasts, very few of us understand the concept of drill press chuck. Considering this, let’s separate wheat from chuff. Well, when we talk of drill press chuck, we’re simply referring to that part that holds your drill bit. It’s the clamp that has three jaws for … Read moreHow to Remove and Clean a Drill Press Chuck

How Was the Drill Press Invented?

Initially invented in Melbourne, Australia in 1889, the today’s drill press was referred as a ‘drilling machine’ in the 19th centuries. Nowadays, no other tool compares to it as far as matters to do with drilling or boring materials go. Evidently, it took ages for woodworkers to know about its advantages. Today, a drill press … Read moreHow Was the Drill Press Invented?