What to Look For in a Drill Press

Written by Kaitlin Carruth

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If you have two drill presses that are equal in every aspect except for mass, always go forrepparttar heavier one. As with most stationary shop tools there is an advantage with weight. The weight absorbsrepparttar 150991 vibration fromrepparttar 150992 drill press allowingrepparttar 150993 machine to run more smoothly.

Useful Accessories

There are some accessories and attachments that can improverepparttar 150994 use of your drill press. Something to look for is a drill press clamp. This keeps your material firmly in place while you are working. You should always avoid holdingrepparttar 150995 project by hand when you are working with a drill press. Fences are also useful attachments that help keeprepparttar 150996 project in position during drilling.

A drill press can be used for a lot more than drilling if you haverepparttar 150997 right attachments and accessories. These extra uses include sanding, grooving, and mortising. Mortise attachments are very popular, allowing you to drill precise mortises with your drill press.

Ability to Be Serviced

As with all major power tools that are purchased, one should make sure thatrepparttar 150998 tool can be upgraded and serviced. Are there repair parts readily available? It is important that your drill press can be easily serviced when needed.

When making an investment in a drill press, you want to purchase a tool that is suitable for your needs. Do your research and find out what products are available what they have to offerand selectrepparttar 150999 proper drill bits as well. Make sure to look atrepparttar 151000 above features of a drill press in order to select one that is right for you.

Kaitlin Carruth is a client account specialist with 10x Marketing - More Visitors. More Buyers. More Revenue. To learn more about drill presses, please visit Tool America.

Lamp Shades Decorate a Room

Written by Dean Novosat

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Before you head out to your lampshade store or place your order online for a replacement shade, be sure to take a look at your current lampshade. Lampshades come in a variety of different sizes (usually measured aroundrepparttar circumference ofrepparttar 150824 shade) and mounting styles. Some shades mount directly torepparttar 150825 base lamps while others mount to a support bracket that surroundsrepparttar 150826 bulb, while others still clip directly ontorepparttar 150827 light bulb.

Be brave and daring with your choice of lampshades. They are easy to replace if you hate your choice, but a simple lampshade can add that punch of drama to a room.

Dean Novosat holds a degree in Scenery and Lighting Design from Frankling & Marshall College and he uses his knowledge and experience with theatrical lighting in the home. He feels the home is just a blank canvas or stage that we choose to live in! He is the webmaster of http://www.only-lamp-shades.com and he enjoys using light in unique and different ways in the home.

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