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|Chuck Distance to Base:||43-13/32-in|
|Chuck Distance to Table:||24-1/2-in|
|Net Weight:||246 lbs.|
|Shipping Weight:||250 lbs.|
|Spindle Speed Range:||250 - 3,000 RPM|
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Q:Does it have a Quill Lock at different depths?
A:There is not a "Quill Lock." However, there is an excellent and easily adjustable depth gauge.
Q:What is the assembled height of this drill press. Can't find it anywhere. Needs to fit in a tight space on a ship.
A:This product is 58 inches tall.
A:This product is 58 inches tall.
Q:Is the motor UL listed ??
A:The Press comes set as 115 volt unit,which is not UL approved.The 115V attachment plug supplied with the
Q:What are the dimensions of the base?
A:The Base Size for model 1792800B is (In.): 13-3/8 x 20
Q:Do you believe there will be another 15% off sale soon?
A:We do not have a lead time on the next Powermatic 15% off sale
Q:What is the country of manufacture.
A:My drill press is stamped "Made in China," which was a little disappointing since the other Powermatic tools I have were at least made in the free country of Taiwan rather than the PRC. Still it seems to be a quality machine.
A:The Powermatic 115/230V 1 HP 1-Phase 18 in. Variable-Speed Drill Press is made in Japan and assembled and shipped from Tennessee.
A:As far as I can tell it is made in La Vergne, TN (USA)
Q:Can it stand and be used without being bolted down?
A:Yes,the Powermatic PM2800B 115/230V 1 HP 1-Phase 18 in. Variable-Speed Drill Press can be used free standing.
Q:How is it packaged I will be getting this forwarded to the Philippines. Shipping Company in Oakland, CA. wants to know L" x W" X H"
A:The dimensions are 58 x 26 x 15 inches
Q:Can the table be moved out of the way for drilling tall work?
A:The work table can be rotated to a full 90 degree position.
Q:What is the difference between the 2800 (I assume older model) and the 2800B?
A:Here are the differences between the 2800 and 2800B:
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