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Axminster Pillar Drill AT540PD

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Pillar Drill

Axminster AT540PD

The cast iron construction of this press makes it an immobile platform for steady working. Its smooth running 1,100W induction motor allows for 12 belt speeds ranging between 150-2,700rpm and has an extra-large table with adjustable angle and a substantial rack and pinion height adjustment.

Members may use their own drill-bits, a comprehensive range of which can be purchased form the BloQs Shop.

The Pillar Drill is accessible to all members who have passed an assessment for it and is one of the shared access woodwork machines.

Price List
This machine is available at no cost as part of a wood workspace booking. You will need to complete a safety assessment on this machine.



Technical Spec 
Chuck Capacity 3 mm to 16 mm
Chuck Travel 120 mm
Chuck Type keyless
Diameter of Column 92 mm
Max Chuck to Base 1,090 mm
Max Chuck to Table 540 mm
Max Drilling Mild Steel 32 mm
Morse Taper 3 MT
Overall L x W x H 860 mm x 610 mm x 1,710 mm
Power 1.1 kW
Speed Range 150 - 2,700 rpm (12)
Spindle Taper 3 MT
Table Size 475 mm x 425 mm
Table Tilt 90° - 0° - 90°
Throat Depth 254 mm