Homemade horizontal boring machine constructed around an X-Y sliding table and featuring a fixed drill chuck assembly.
Homemade horizontal boring machine. After I built my multi-slot mortising machine, I didn't need my old home-made slot mortising machine anymore. But the XY sliding table that it was based on was too useful a part to be left unused.
Building the horizontal boring machine I wanted to power the drill chuck with a belt off an induction motor next to it. In order to mount the motor back far enough to clear the table and work piece, I had to extend the drive shaft of the drill chuck assembly a little bit.
Jul 11, 2009 · Does anyone make a small horizontal boring mill like machine? On several jobs I need to drill holes in the sides of 'stuff', most of the tim