Top 10 Best Variable Speed Drill Presses

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These Are Some Of The Highest Rated Variable Speed Drill Presses Available Today
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2. Sona Enterprises 97511MDP Benchtop Drill Press

  • (143 Points)
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The price was also very reasonable. This is a dream compared to using a hand drill. Aesthetically it looks amazing. This is a lot of tool for the money. The table is more-or-less perfectly designed.

The WEN 4214 Stationary Drill Press B00HQONFY6 was our favorite Variable Speed Drill Presses. Even so, there were a handful of other truly premium Variable Speed Drill Presses we wanted to show you here that just barely missed first place.

Sona Enterprises is an additional major maker of Drill Presses. They build the tool that is next on our lineup. Sona Enterprises's Benchtop Drill Presses are one of their leading offerings. It was fantastic to test the 97511MDP. I was very satisfied with this tool!

The Sona Enterprises 97511MDP Benchtop Drill Press, at $96.94 is an especially excellent Drill Press for the price. If you not sure about our number one choice, I'd look into the Sona Enterprises 97511MDP next. It's a first class tool at a good price.

Full Sona Enterprises 97511MDP Review

Sona Enterprises 97511MDP Features

Work area dimensions: 6-9/16” x 6-9/16”

Base dimensions: 6-5/8” x 6-5/8”

Max drill height: 7-1/2”; Max drill capacity: 6 mm

3 Variable speeds per minute: 5000, 6500, 8000

Comes with 3 wrenches and 6 mm chuck key

Aside from the tools we already covered, I would definitely evaluate the Eurotool DRL-300.00 and the by Jet. Both these tool manufactures are regarded as some of the best makers of superior Drill Presses. Both of these two options are rated highly also. The Eurotool advertises a rating of 4.3/5 when compared to 4.3/5 star rating given to the by Jet.

The DRL-300.00 by Eurotool has several features you might not find on competing Benchtop Drill Presses. One example is Ideal for all drilling projects, not just the small ones. The by Jet by comparison, is very competitive with Compact bench top design allows for easy transport plus 10 x 16-1/8 inch cast iron base fits neatly on work benches with limited space.

I wouldn't hesitate to recommend both of these Variable Speed Drill Presses
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3. Eurotool DRL-300.00 Benchtop Drill Press

  • (98 Points)

This is an excellent machine at this price range. I am very happy with this Benchtop Drill Press. Once the threads finally grabbed, it was easy. Very nice hobby tool, perfect for my application. Once the threads finally grabbed, it was easy.

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4. Jet Stationary Drill Press

  • (34 Points)

So far this Stationary Drill Press has been great. I really love this Stationary Drill Press. Great tool for the price. Very nice hobby tool, perfect for my application. Runs quietly but powerfully.

Honorable Mentions

If you are thinking that the Variable Speed Drill Presses mentioned above don't cut it, we rated a few other choices that might be a better fit. We found a number of terrific Drill Presses during our review. The Drill Presses we rated above are the best of the best. However, these Drill Presses below deliver several special features and are all top ranked Variable Speed Drill Presses.

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5. General International Power Products 75-010 M1 Benchtop Drill Press

  • (12 Points)

Quality seems to be pretty awesome. Works great for homemade wood projects! Works great for homemade wood projects! At the price, it paid for itself in just a few uses. Very nice hobby tool, perfect for my application.

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6. Klutch 2705S060 Stationary Drill Press

  • (8 Points)

Runs quietly but powerfully. All in all, I was pleased with this purchase. I really like this drill press for the money. It seems to work well and is rather powerful. This Stationary Drill Press is a beast.

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7. General International Power Products 75-510 M1 Stationary Drill Press

  • (6 Points)

That's why I gave it five stars. The smooth lever is a nice touch and well made. No parts were damaged or missing. Worth more than I paid for. This has been a good buy for me.

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8. Jet 354550 Stationary Drill Press

  • (2 Points)

You get more than what you pay for. A fine piece of shop machinery. I spent almost no time setting the Stationary Drill Press up. The price was also very reasonable. The Stationary Drill Press's table is very large.

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9. Klutch 2705S062 Benchtop Drill Press

  • (1 Points)

This is an excellent machine at this price range. Assembly was very straightforward and uneventful. The head and work table are sturdy. This is a dream compared to using a hand drill. Everything works perfect, and the price is better than the others.

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10. WEN Stationary Drill Press

  • (1 Points)

This Stationary Drill Press does heavy work effortlessly. Quality seems to be pretty awesome. The price was also very reasonable. So far I'm very happy with it. The motor was impressively smooth and silent.