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Bench Model Drill Presses

Model TB-16V

⅝" drill capacity

Bench top variable speed drill press that is ideal for cell applications requiring fast tooling changes. Featuring a locking handle hub for repeatable depth, CE safety electrical package, a large diameter sturdy spindle, and a massive cast head. The speed can be easily adjusted while drilling by turning the large selector knob on the top of the drill. For speed range changes use the quick belt tension release feature.


TB-16V TB-16
Number 977100-1 977100-1 977100-1 977100-1
Drill capacity 5/8” 15.88 mm 5/8” 15.88 mm
Horsepower 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2
Motor n/a n/a n/a n/a
Spindle taper MT2 MT2 MT2 MT2
Working diameter 14-1/8” 358.78 mm 14-1/8” 358.78 mm
Number of speed Mechanical variator Mechanical variator 9 9
Spindle speed range 545-4,000 rpm 545-4,000 rpm 240-3,400 rpm 240-3,400 rpm
Electrics 110V 1PH 110V 1PH CE 110-volt CE 110-volt
Weight 175 lbs 79.38 kg 175 lbs 79.38 kg
Spindle travel 3-1/8” 79.38 mm 3-1/8” 79.38 mm
Column diameter 3-1/8” 79.38 mm 3-1/8” 79.38 mm
Table depth 11-3/4” 298.45 mm 11-3/4” 298.45 mm
Table width 11-3/4” 298.45 mm 11-3/4” 298.45 mm
Base depth 17-3/4” 450.85 mm 17-3/4” 450.85 mm
Base width 12-1/4” 311.15 mm 12-1/4” 311.15 mm
Spindle to table 16-1/2” 419.10 mm 16-1/2” 419.10 mm
Spindle to base 26-1/2” 673.10 mm 26-1/2” 673.10 mm
Overall height 42-1/2” 1,079.50 mm 42-1/2” 1,079.50 mm


  • A locking handle hub with convenient dial-in adjustment and an easy to read scale for fast, accurate, and repeatable depth setting changes.

  • Large diameter sturdy spindle for rigid drilling has four bearing points for smooth operation.

  • Bench and floor models both have machined table and base surfaces with t-slots for mounting and fixturing.

  • Top mounted speed selector knob with convenient speed range indicators allows operator to dial in optimal speed range.

  • CE safety electrical package features push button on/off switch, emergency stop button, low voltage controls, thermal overload, and interlock safety switch for belt cover.

  • Massive cast head, machined column, and sturdy cast base reduces vibration.

  • Quick bit changes with standard Morse Taper (MT), common adaptors or standard keyed chuck.

  • Handle has 3 spokes with spring return for precise operator control and ergonomic operation.

Standard Equipment

  • ½” Keyed chuck

  • Drift for bit removal

  • Plexiglas chip and chuck guard