Challenge Handy-Drill
Challenge Machinery Company
Challenge Handy-Drill
Challenge Handy-Drill
The Challenge Handy-Drill is a fully manual table-top paper drill designed to operate with 1/4", 5/16", 3/8" and 1/2" drill bits.
  • 2-1/2 lift capacity in 4 different drill bit sizes (1/4, 5/16, 3/8, 1/2"). Machine can be converted to a 2 maximum lift capacity for a wider range of available hole sizes (1/8 to 1/2").
  • Safe to operate - Spindle motor automatically turns on when the pull-down lever is moved and automatically switches off when the lever returns to the up position.
  • Conveniently located chip collector cups - Located around the spindle, they include a sight gauge to signify when the cups are full and need to be emptied. The cups also serve as safety covers with interlock switches. When removed to change the drill bit or to empty the paper chips, power to the motor is locked out until the cups are replaced.
  • Adjustable backgauge stops The backgauge includes 4 adjustable stops for drilling multiple hole pattern jobs. Just flip the switch and move your pile to the next setting.
Drill Head OperationHand Lever
Drill Bit Sizes Available
(2 capacity): 13 sizes from 1/8" to 1/2" / 3 to 12.7 mm
(2-1/2 capacity): 1/4, 5/16, 3/8, 1/2" / 6.4, 7.9, 9.5, 12.7mm
Lift Capacity2-1/2" / 6.4cm
Minimum Distance Between Holes3/8" center to center / 9.5 mm
Maximum Distance Drill To Side Guide9-7/8" / 25.1 cm
Maximum Margin Hole Center To Sheet Edge2-1/2" / 6.4 cm
Side Guide TripManual
Table Space18" x 19" / 46 x 48 cm
Overall Height22-3/8" / 56.8 cm
Overall Width24" / 61 cm
Overall Length21.2" / 53.9 cm
Net Weight70 lbs / 32 kg
Shipping Weight90 lbs / 41 kg
Electrical115 Volts, 2.7 Amps, 60 Hz, 1 Phase, AC
Additional Information
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Last Updated: December 11, 2007 (15:48 UTC)

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