Bosch PBD 40 Bench Pillar Drill 710w 240v

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Bosch PBD 40 Bench Pillar Drill 710w 240v

With the PBD 40, Bosch have built a powerful, reliable 710W bench drill - & then enhanced it with a variety of innovative & advanced design features. An electronic display provides exact speed setting in rpm, & precise drilling depth indication accurate to the millimetre. Once you've chosen a speed, Bosch's 'Constant Electronic' technology maintains that speed regardless of the intensity of the workload, providing optimal adaptation to different materials. Varying applications can also be adapted to using the drill's 2 speed gearbox; the 1st gear delivers greater torque & the 2nd more speed. Positioning even awkwardly shaped workpieces with exactitude is made easier by the PBD 40's precise parallel guide & quick action clamp, & an integrated laser & LED PowerLight give users a better view of the workpiece during operation. Other features include a softgrip coated, smoothly rotating wheel for controlled lowering of the drill, a keyless chuck which automatically retightens the drill bit, & a retaining ring which guarantees optimal torque delivery.

Features & Benefits:
• Controlled, material-specific speeds can be easily and accurately preset thanks to the electronic speed display and Constant Electronic
• The innovative digital display makes it easy to read the exact drilling depth. Even rows of holes, e.g. for wooden structures, can therefore be drilled without any problems
• With 2-speed gearbox: high power in 1st gear, high speed in 2nd gear
• The high-quality, keyless precision chuck automatically retightens the drill bit. The retaining ring guarantees a perfect hold on the drill bit
• Integrated laser to assist with drilling: for easy, precise drilling - at exactly the required position. The LED ensures that the work area is well lit
• Even round workpieces can be fixed conveniently using the quick-action clamp - for an absolutely precise drilling result
• The parallel guide and the large work plate ensure accurate and safe positioning of the workpiece
• The rotating wheel with integrated softgrip allows for a controlled, comfortable drilling rate

Specifications:
• Power input: 710 W
• No-load speed: 200 - 2.500 rpm
• No-load speed (1st gear / 2nd gear): 200 - 850 / 2.500 rpm
• Laser type: 2
• Max. drilling diameter in steel: 13 mm
• Max. drilling diameter in wood: 40 mm
• Chuck jaw width: 1,5 - 13 mm
• Drill stroke: 90 mm
• Base plate dimensions (W x D x H): 330 x 350 x 30 mm
• Machine weight: 11,2 kg

Functions:
• Laser drilling guide
• Integrated work light

Specifications

Mfr Part NumberPBD 40
Our Part Number0603B07070
ManufacturerBosch
Power240v Electric
Model NoPBD 40
Wattage710w
Chuck Size13mm
No Load Speed2500rpm
No of Speed Settings2
Max Diameter in Wood40mm
Max Diameter in Steel13mm
Item Weight11.2kg
Shipping Weight12kg

Reviews

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Tim dawson | 30 October 2016

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As a hobby tool this does exactly what I want. The depth guage is great, the electronic speed control works well, the clamp is useful and the size, reach, depth and chuck size all adequate. The lights and lazer sights are a gimmick (but impress the neighbors) and, if you are concerned enough about chuck wobble that you need to measure it, then I suggest you buy something a lot more expensive. My only "complaint" would be that the wheel is not as efficient as a 4 handled star, in that if you are drilling deep you have to reposition to continue. Other than that... For the money? ace!

Richrat | 09 July 2016

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A mistake buy..No use for precision modelling...Too much 0.7mm main shaft sideplay in bearings. This was an enormous design shortsightedness. When using small drills the play error can be significant as to drill off the center line. This isn't the first Bosch i've given bad notes for, perhaps the fact that they are produced in china has alot to answer for the bad quality control; and it's poor. Sorry Bosch, my old ital pillar drill scores way better.

George jamieson | 17 June 2015

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Up to the usual bosch quality. Nice features are - keyless chuck, variable speed and quick release clamp. Some slight movement of drill chuck when drill engages work but less than many i have used in the past. Only disappointment was the condition of the packaging when delivered. It looked like a second hand unit with dents and scratches on every surface of the bosch box. Inside everything was obviously new with nothing in resealed bags etc. So bosch and tooled-up probably not to blame. More likely the carriers. Although i suspect many would refuse delivery of anything in similar condition. I nearly did. I think perhaps bosch, tooled-up and carriers might benefit from some form of outer protection. as it does what i think it says, or should say, on the box i'm happy with my purchase.

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