Magnetic Base Drills

What are Magnetic Base Drills?

Magnetic Base Drills are designed for drilling holes with annular cutters, twist drills, counter-bores, countersinks and step drills in an industrial environment. The machine is held onto a magnetisable surface using its electro-magnetic base. The drills can be used vertically, horizontally and upside down, provided the magnetic adhesion and work environment allow.

How do they work?

Magnetic base drills can be used on a vertical surface or upside down provided there is sufficient magnetic adhesion. Extra care should be taken when drilling vertically or upside down. When using the machine vertically or upside down it is possible hot and sharp chips may fall. Always wear appropriate personal protective equipment.

What are the key features?

• Lightweight
• Compact
• Powerful
• Electromagnetic or Permanent Magnet
• Utilises standard twist drills bits, Annular Cutters or Rotary Cutters
• Ergonomics and high precision engineering

What different types are there?

• Magnetic Base Drill 110 V
• Magnetic Base Drill and 230 V

Which application would you use it?

RS offers a variety of magnetic drilling machines, the ideal choice for all your magnetic drilling and cutting applications. Designed for use in fabrication, construction, railways, petrochemical and any other applications when drilling ferrous metal.

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Description Price Drilling Capacity Metal Magnetic Adhesion Speed Voltage Rating Arbor Insert Type Plug Type Model Number
RS Stock No. 123-9947
Mfr. Part No.18G702/110
32 mm 1500kg 140 → 470rpm 110V MT3 BS 4343 PB70/2
RS Stock No. 123-9948
Mfr. Part No.18G702/240
32 mm 1500kg 140 → 470rpm 230V MT3 Type G - British PB70/2