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Old 06-11-2009, 04:23 PM   #1
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opinions wanted on Craftsman Drill Guide

I am going to get started with some wood cabinet and table work when we move into our new place.

i am wondering if this can help do some of the jobs that a drill press can do?

here is the link to the tool in question:


i see that sears offers a 120 dollar countertop drillpress that might be worth saving up for. it would seem that the quide would be nice for quick projects that are too big to fit on a press or somewhere where you cant bring the press.


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Old 06-17-2009, 03:20 AM   #2
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I have a similar drill guide that I have only used once in the last ten years because it is a hassle to set up in that you have to chuck the drill bit first in the Guide, then chuck the drill to the Guide.

If the concern is to drill a really straight hole then here is a more portable solution;
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