Does anyone have any experience using a Delta Model 32-325 Line Boring
Machine? I am thinking about buying one for my small cabinet shop. Tired
of drilling shelf pin holes in a whole set of cabinets with a hand drill and
template. Is the 3/4 hp motor enough when drilling all 13 available holes
and do you have to pull down on the handle very hard? Is the pneumatic
version worth the extra $800 to do more production type work? I will be
using the machine to drill mostly maple plywood. Any advice would be
greatly appreciated on this machine.
On Thu, 18 Sep 2003 03:03:39 GMT, "Michael Criner"
plenty strong and the effort involved in pulling down the handle isn't
bad. If it is too much for your purposes you could just slip a piece
of pipe on over the provided arm and increase the lever length.
I'm the only one using this machine and it works fine for me. If I
were to gear up to a shop situation where I had employees running it,
I might look into a more substantial unit. The guy who paid for the
machine usually treats it with more respect than a guy who didn't.
Tom Watson - Woodworker
Gulph Mills, Pennsylvania
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