NOVA DVR Voyager 18" Drill Press (incl safety guard)
The Nova Voyager 18” DVR Drill Press (58000) is the worlds first smart drill press!! Combining the best features of a standard drill press with our state-of-the-art DVR technology, your project will be done more efficiently, safer and be more fun. With the DVR technology, materials such as wood, metal, plastic and glass can be easily drilled, making it a truly cross functional machine. The Voyage Drill Press is the latest customized DVR application that utilizes a number of sensors to provide superior safety, ease of use, additional functionality and preventative maintenance features. Another added benefit of the DVR technology is the ability to change speed on the fly, pre-programable speed settings based on the drill bit being used and the material. If you don’t want to use your own settings, we have pre programmed settings to make things easier for you for the ultimate user experience. The DVR or Digital Variable Reluctance is a switch reluctance motor with a unique electronic control. The electronic control utilizes a microprocessor for constant monitoring of the motor and environmental conditions to adjust power to suit your needs. It includes an unmatched 50-5500rpm variable speed range, 18" swing, 9" from spindle center to column. 6" Quill stroke, 2MT Quill Taper, Mechanical depth stop, Digital Quill Depth readout, digital speed readout and control, Dial Knob for precise speed adjustment, forward and reverse, and 16 1/2"x 16 1/2" cast iron table. Intelligent speed selection, Auto pilot hole function, tapping-assist function, electronic braking, load readout and self-start. The onboard sensors provide superior safety, use and maintenance include load sensors, depth sensors, vibration sensor, emergency stops. Using the unique DVR technology, the direct drive motor is incredibly smooth with no pulleys or belts to vibrate. Easy to operate, the NOVA DVR range of machines are the only SMART machines on the market using Adaptive Control™ Software. The NOVA Voyager software can be upgraded and updated via USB Port, giving you the ultimate in functionality and flexibility for years to come. This is the only unit on the market to offer this future proof service. Designed by Teknatool International, innovating since 1955.