NOVA VOYAGER DVR 18″ VARIABLE SPEED DRILL PRESS (SKU 58000)
The world’s first smart drill press combines the best features of drill presses with state-of-the-art technology to make your project work more efficient, fun, and safer. The NOVA Voyager DVR (Digital Variable Reluctance) Drill Press is the most versatile drill press on the market, easily able to handle wood, metal, plastics, and glass. Features Adaptive Control™ software that determines and creates optimum conditions for your specific project.
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- Unique DVR (Digital Variable Reluctance) technology
The direct-drive motor powered by STRIATECH is incredibly smooth with no pulleys or belts to vibrate.
- Intelligent Digital Control
Easy to operate, the NOVA DVR range of machines are the only SMART machines on the market to automatically adjust the speed for the application.
- High Torque Power
Instant power when you need it. With its 1.75HP(110v)/2HP(220v – plug change required) high torque motor, exceptional structural strength, and smart design, the NOVA Voyager has the power and capacity to handle a wide variety of projects with ease.
- Faster, more efficient drilling
With no belts to cause vibration, a computer that automatically adjusts performance, and solid cast iron construction, the Voyager is one smooth and quiet operator. Drill faster and more efficiently.
- Plug n’ Play
Easy to use, with a push-button electronic variable speed with forward and reverse.
- Power saving
Smart computer-controlled motor only draws as much power as it needs for the project being worked on. The Striatech DVR motor can save up to 50% energy and emissions over conventional motors.
- Low Maintenance
- Intelligent Speed Selection to get the correct speed for the application
- Variable Speed 50 – 3,000 RPM (option in settings to increase to 5,500 RPM)
- No belts. Quiet and smooth operation.
- Slow Start Pilot Hole Function
- Tapping Assist Function
- Digital speed readout
- Electronic Braking
- Load Readout
- Self Starting Function
- Digital Quill Depth Readout
- Precise speed adjustment with knob
- Forward/Reverse Functionality
- 6” of quill travel in 2 revolutions of the handle
- Sensors for superior safety, use and maintenance
- Adjustable mechanical stop coupled with digital readout for accurate and repeatable actions
- Power output: 1.75HP / 2HP
- Power Supply Input: 110V, 10A (For 1.75HP output)
220V, 10-15A, 2HP (2HP output requires plug change)
- Distance to table: 23 1/8” / 587mm (Max.)
- Distance to Base: 40.94” / 1040mm
- Travel: 6”
- Taper: Morse Taper #2 (MT-2)
- Size (wood working)(L x W): 16 1/2″ x 16.1/2” (419mm x 419mm)
- Table Tilt (Deg.): -45° to +45°
- Table Rotation (Deg.): 360°
- Column Diameter: 3.62” / 92mm
- Base Size (L x W): 22 1/4” x 17 1/2″ (565mm x 445mm)
- Chuck Size: 5/8” (3-16mm)
- Striatech DVR High Torque Motor
2 Year Full Replacement motor and controller
5 Year Full Replacement on all other parts
WWJ Review Oct 2016
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USA and Canada – 58000
58008 – Voyager Drill Press with Telescoping Guard Bundle
Australasia – 58001
UK – 58002
Europe – 58003
- Striatech DVR Motor and controller
- Woodworking Table (but able to hold other materials)
- 2MT Drill Chuck
California Residents Proposition 65
WARNING: Drilling, sawing, sanding or machining wood products can expose you to wood dust, a substance known to the State of California to cause cancer. Avoid inhaling wood dust or use a dust mask or other safeguards for personal protection.
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals (Rust Prevention Oil) which are known to the State of California to cause cancer. Always wash your hands after unpacking the product for first use and use in a well ventilated area. Dispose of packaging bags thoughtfully.
For more information go to: P65Warnings.ca.gov