Or you can contact us using the following information:

(021) 2001960 - Steenberg branch 22 Military Rd ( off main Rd above the railway line)

(021) 7055034 - Southfield Branch 118 Victoria Rd (at the bridge next to Werda butchery)


Magnetic Base Drill

Magnetic Base Drill - Broach cutterMagnetic Base Drill - Hitachi Core Bore

Read these instructions carefully before operating

Read to fully understand and observe the following safety precautions and warnings.

  • Careless or improper use of this equipment may result in serious or fatal injury.
  • Always wear eye, head and ear protection equipment, when using this tool.
  • Always wear heavy clothing, boots and gloves. Do not wear loose clothing, shortpants, sandals etc. and ensure that long hair is tied up above shoulder length.
  • Do not operate this equipment when tired, ill or under the influence of alcohol, drugs or medication.
  • Never allow an inexperienced person operate this equipment.
  • Never operate the equipment in damp, or water logged area.
  • Keep all carrying handles and levers freefrom oil.

Magnetic Base Core Bore

Tool Safety  

  • Inspect the entire piece of equipment before use.
  • Replace damaged components, lubricate where necessary and ensure that all fasteners are secure.
  • Always use a safety chain to secure the equipment when it is being used above theground.
  • Use only accessories that have been recommended by the manufacturer. Failure to do so could result in damage to the tool and may invalidate the warranty.
  • Never modify the tooling in any way. Do not use your equipment for any job other than for which it is intended. 

 Operating Instructions.

  • Ensure that the unit is disconnected from the power before working on the machine. 
  • Mark the centre of the required hole.
  • Position the Machine.
  • Ensure that the workpiece is clean and flat. Position the machine by aligning the pilot with the holes centre mark. 
  • Fit the safety chain.
  • Connect the machine to the power source.
  • Switch on the power 
  • Energise the magnet. 
  • Apply Coolant
  • Using cutting oil can increase the tool life and ensures that the slug is ejected cleanly.
  • Start Cutting
  • Increase pressure until motor is loaded then maintain steady pressure until cut is complete.
  • Finish Cutting
  •  NOTE: –  Applying too much pressure will not speed the cut, it will reduce the life of the tool and may cause damage to the motor. 
  • If swarf becomes blue in colour then more cutting oil is required.
  • If the power is interrupted during the cut, the magnet must be reset before the motor will restart.

We have the following Size Core Bores to purchase for use with this tool.

14 x 30 mm

18 x 30 mm

22 x 30 mm

30 x 55 mm

32 x 30 mm