Sunday, January 25, 2015

Vintage drill powered bandsaw

My friend Sotiris gave me this old bandsaw that gets it's power from a regular drill.

I am trying to restore it. It needs a little greasing, a new blade and a safety cap for the top part.

Apart from that it has a tilting table and a tension screw for the blade.

You add a nut bolt in the special place then you secure the drill in place and lock the screw on the chuck.

I hope I'll give it a try as soon as I make it usable and safe.


  1. This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.

  2. what's the year of this band saw? Just curious. :)


    1. I do not know, a friend of mine gave it to me!

    2. well, it be very nice, vintage and well made. I bet you could hook up a motor with a belt.

      Well, what other projects do you have for us to view? :-D