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Ryobi BD12 Drill Press

Summary

Approved Users

This tool is approved for use by any member that has completed the workshop safety induction, if you have not used the tool before, ask another member for basic training.

Instructions for Use

Always clamp the workpiece!

Remember to select a suitable speed, based on bit size and material. For instructions on how to change speeds, see here: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-the-Speed-of-a-Drill-Press/

For appropriate speeds, please consult the following tables:

Hole size (mm)
Material 3 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22
Mild Steel 3480 3480 2130 1450 1315 995 855 855 575 575 505
Medium Steel 2650 2130 1450 995 855 575 575 575 505 505 505
Hard Steel 1450 995 855 575 505 230 230 230 230 230 230
Aluminium/Brass 3480 3480 3480 2650 2130 1645 1450 1315 995 995 995
Cast Iron 1315 995 575 505 230 230 230 230 230 230 230
Stainless Steel 1315 995 575 505 505 230 230 230 230 230 230

Italics means that the speed listed is close, but not actually in the recommended range.

Drill Size (mm) Soft Wood Hard Wood
Standard 1-5 2650 2650
6-10 2650 1450
11-15 1450 575
16-25 575 505
Spade 6-14 1645 1450
15-25 1645 1450
26-38 1450 995
Brad 3-5 1645 1315
6-9 1645 995
10-14 1645 855
15-18 1645 505

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Notes

FIXME

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