1-1/2″ Magnetic drill press is the most popular choice for metal fabricators. The lightest weight and the most powerful in its class at 24lbs. A large stroke allows for 4-5/15″ depth of cut cutters. An oil grarhead will ensure a long life. Also, with a powerful compact magnet which has a magnetic hold on 3300 lbs. yet barely over 3″ wide allows you to get into tight places. An integrated motor and integrated slide ensure a precise hole. This mag drill will provide years of use.