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Tilting Table; Hole Location; Feeding; Adjustments - Craftsman 113.213151 Owner's Manual

Motorized 15-inch floor model drill press
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TILTING
TABLE
To use the table in a bevel (tilted) position, loosen
the set screw under table bevel lock with a 3mm
Hex "L" wrench• Loosen bevel lock with the 24mm
flat wrench.
Tilt table to desired angle by reading bevel scale. Re-
tighten bevel lock and set screw.
BEVEL SCALE
U
SET SCREW
BEVEL
LOCK
WARNnNG: To avoid
injury from spinning
workI
or tool breakage,
always
clamp workpiece
and
backup material securely to table before operat-
ing driBIpress with the tabte tilted.
To return table to original position: loosen set screw
and bevel lock, tilt table back to 0 ° on bevel scale, and
retighten set screw--then
tighten bevel lock.
HOLE
LOCATION
Make a DENT in the workpiece where you want the
hole..,
using a CENTER PUNCH or a SHARP NAIL•
Before
turning
the switch
ON, bring the drill down to
the workpiece
lining it up with the hole location.
FEEDING
Pull down on the feed handles
with only enough
effort
to allow the drill to cut.
Feeding
TOO
SLOWLY
might
cause the drill to burn
• . . Feeding TOO RAPIDLY
might stop the motor...
cause
the belt or drill to SLIP . . . tear the workpiece
LOOSE
or BREAK
the drill bit.
When
drilling
metal, it may be necessary
to lubricate
the tip of the drill with motor oil to prevent
burning the
drill tip.
adjustments
WARNING:
For your
own safety
turn
switch
"OFF" and remove plug from power source out-
let before
making
any adjustments.
To avoid
injury from thrown
parts due to spring
release,
follow
instructions carefully, and wear eye gog-
gles.
NOTCH
JAM NUT
(OUTER)
BOSS
CAP
NOTCH
QUILL RETURN SPRING
1. With the chuck at its highest possible position, turn
the depth scale clockwise until it stops and tighten
the depth scale lock. This will prevent the quill drop-
ping while tensioning the spring.
2. Lower table for additional clearance,
3. Work from left side of Drill Press.
4. Place screwdriver in lower front notch of spring
cap, and hold it in place while loosening and remov-
ing jam [outer] nut only.
5. With screwdriver remaining in notch, loosen large
standard [inner] nut (approximately 118")until notch
disengages from boss on head. DO NOT REMOVE
THIS NUT.
6. Carefully turn screwdriver counter clockwise and
engage next notch in boss. DO NOT REMOVE
SCREWDRIVER
7. Tighten standard nut with wrench onty enough to
engage boss. Do not overtighten as this will restrict
quill movement.
NUT
(INNER)
8. Move stop nuts and depth pointer
to upper
most
position
and check tension while turning feed han-
dles.
9. if there
is not enough
tension
on spring,
repeat
steps 4-8
moving only ONE notch each time and
checking
tension
after EACH repetition.
10. Proper tension is achieved when quill returns gently
to fuli up position
when released
from 3/4" depth.
! 1. When there is enough tension
after checking,
re-
place jam nut and tighten to standard
nut, BUT do
not overtighten
against standard
nut.
12. Check quill whib
feeding
to have smooth
and un-
restricted
movement,
If movement
is too tight,
loosen
jam nut and SLIGHTLY
!oosen
standard
nui until unrestricted
Retighten
jam nut
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