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Manufactured/Badged by:
Rockwell Manufacturing Co.
Pittsburgh, PA

Machine Specifications
Machine Class: Wood Working Machinery & Metal Working Machinery
Machine Type: Drill Press
Machine Size: 17"
Submitted By: S Vick
Machine Specifications
Description/Model: 17-600 17" Drill Press
Date of Manufacturer: 1964
Serial Number: 1357129 (View SN Registry Entry)
Last Updated 10/24/2019 2:14:35 PM

Comments:
I drove a few hours away from MO to get this in AR. It was neglected, but complete and in good condition. I completely disassembled it and did a full restore. I added a Variable Frequency Drive to control the Delta 3-phase 1 HP motor that came with it.

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Comments: 1964 Rockwell 17-600 Drill Press with Foot Feed, after restoration
Source: S.V.
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Comments: 1964 Rockwell 17-600 Drill Press with Foot Feed, as purchased
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Comments: 1964 Rockwell 17-600 Drill Press with Foot Feed, as purchased
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Comments: 1964 Rockwell 17-600 Drill Press with Foot Feed, after restoration
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Comments: 1964 Rockwell 17-600 Drill Press with Foot Feed, after restoration
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Comments: 1964 Rockwell 17-600 Drill Press with Foot Feed, after restoration
Source: S.V.
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