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This article covers review on three JET Drill Press products: 354165 JDP-15M 3/4-HP 15-Inch Bench Drill Press, JET 354170/JDP-20MF 20-Inch Floor Drill Press, and Jet 354166 JDP-15MF 3/4-Horsepower 15-Inch Floor Model Drill Press. These are high quality drill press machines for both carpentry professional business and home shop woodworking owners. These products boast its reliability, durability, and versatility performance of their own.

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JET 354165 Bench Drill Press

The first product is JET 354165 JDP-15M 3/4-HP 15-Inch Bench Drill Press. It offers jet-3541653/4 HP 115/230-volt motor, 16 number of speeds (200-3,630 RPM), an easy push-button switch, adjustable worktable, 150 pounds weight, and 10-by-13 inch work surface. This product offers a reliable, speedy, easy, and convenient performance. It was designed to be a durable yet user-friendly product. The users’ reviews mention that they have been using this product for several years without hitch, proving its claim on durability. This product is also completed with a built-in work light. It is helpful for the users who usually only count on their work shop’s dim light. The adjustable worktable can be rotated 45 degree, makes it easier and more flexible to use. As mentioned before, this product offers 16 numbers of speeds, allows its user to use it for various drilling or non-drilling works. Lastly, this product has a great warranty and costs in your budget for jet drill press.

PROS:
  • A 3/4 HP 115/230-volt motor for reliable power
  • 16 speed (200 to 3,630 RPM) for job-specific performance
  • Quick-release, crank-operated worktable height adjustment
  • Easy-access push-button switch for convenient operation
  • A 10-by-13-inch work surface in front of the drill bit

CONS:
  • There is no laser guide

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JET 354170 Floor Drill Press

The second product is JET 354170/JDP-20MF 20-Inch Floor Drill Press. It offers 1 ½ jet-354270horsepower, 12 number of speeds (range from 150 up to 4,200 RPM), a hinged metal belt and pulley cover, an adjustable worktable, ½ inch diameter external positive depth stop, and also two years of limited warranty. It’s claimed to be the best product for both professionals and home-shops woodworking business. Reviews said the main advantage of this product lies on its adjustable worktable. Its size was wider and bigger than other products. Users can lower, tilt, and raise it as they please. The other advantage is the adjustable tension spindle spring and sturdy machine. It allows user to manipulate and adjust the drilling speed easily. This product also can endure heavy weights though it makes this product very heavy (288 pounds). This product costs around in your budget for jet drill press.

PROS:
  • 1-1.5-horsepower, 12-speeds motor (from 150 to 4,200 rpm)
  • Hinged metals belt and pulley covered for easy access to quick-adjustment motor
  • Rotating, 45-degree tilting, crank-operated worktable
  • 1/2-inch diameter external positive depth stop with three-nut locking feature
  • The chuck be removed with a drift?
  • Two-year warranty

CONS:
  • Spindle rotates cannot be reversed for tapping.
  • Actually this is made by China, Not USA.
  • No laser

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Jet 354166 Floor Model Drill Press

The third JET product covered in this article is Jet 354166 JDP-15MF 3/4-Horsepower jet-35416615-Inch Floor Model Drill Press. This product is the cheapest among three. It’s equipped with a powerful 15-inch floor model drill press, has ¾ horsepower motor, 16 number of speeds, a built-in worklight, and weighs only 180 pounds. Also, this product is claimed to be an ideal product for both home and professional woodworkers. Different from two other products, it is said to be design to conserve power. Its working table is made from rectangular cast iron to ensure its stability and durability. The table can tilt 45 degree and swing 360-degree, guarantee maximum flexibility. It also has 16 number of speeds to be applied for various jobs. Consumers’ reviews mentioned that this product can be assembled much easier than others.

In conclusion, JET Drill Press products are recommended for both professional and home shops. The products have necessary reliability and durability needed for woodworking jobs.

PROS:
  • Great Quality for durable usability
  • Long time usability
  • best price for the power
  • easy to assemble

CONS:
  • One Issue is that the rack on the side of shaft do not hold on place using the ring , Which provided with shipping

 

 

 

 

8.8 Total Score
Its Amazing

These are high quality drill press machines for both carpentry professional business and home shop woodworking owners. These products boast its reliability, durability, and versatility performance of their own.

Heavy power
8.5
Price in my budget
8
Good deign and easy to palced
8.5
Editor Recommendations
9
User Rating: 5 (1 votes)

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