Heavy geared upright drill with coolant system and threading mechanism.


  • Heavy geared upright drill with coolant system and threading mechanism
  • Heavy, solid cast iron construction
  • Automatic toothed wheel lubrication via oil pump
  • Very smooth running due to ground oil-quenched gear wheels
  • High true running accuracy due to hardened and ground main spindle
  • Threading unit
  • Lockable main switch and motor protection switch

OPTIdrill B 40GSM additionally with automatic spindle sleeve feed

  • electrical
  • 2 steps, 0.1/0.2 mm/rev
  • For deep drilling or pocket hole drilling, the coupler of the automatic spindle sleeve feed can be opened or closed at any time by actuating the spindle feed switch


Spindle speed

  • 9 selectable speeds via gear shifting lever at the front of the drill head
  • Two-stage driving motor
  • 18 speeds 50 – 1’450 min-1

Control cabinet

  • Clearly arranged structure
  • Generously dimensioned
  • Easy-to-attain
  • Zertifizerte Schalter von ABB
  • 24V AC
  • Zertifizierte Bauteile von Siemens oder Schneider

Drilling depth stop

  • Adjustable using the millimetre scale

Right-hand/left-hand rotation

  • when threading

Machine luminaire

  • Integrated in the drill head

Casting column

  • Thick-walled
  • High power absorption
  • Extremely robust

Drilling table

  • Largely dimensioned
  • Solid
  • Precisely worked
  • Transversally running T-slots
  • Heavily ribbed at the rear side
  • ± 90° Rotation of 360° through it´s
  • own axis and about the column

Chip filter

  • cleans the coolant from rough components
  • according to the machine directive

Coolant equipment

  • Coolant tank integrated in the base plate
  • Tank capacity 5 litres
  • Delivery volume 2 l/min.

Base plate

  • Solid
  • Parallel running T-slots
  • Precisely machined surface

Easy tool change due to integrated drill drift:

  • Insert drill drift
  • Press grip upwards
  • The taper mandrel is pressed out of the drilling spindle

Technical Specifications

Electrical connection 400 V / 3 Ph ~50 Hz
Total connected load 1.5 kW
Motor coolant pump 40 W
Drilling capacity in steel (S235JR) 35 mm
Continuous drilling cap. steel 30 mm
Thread cutting in steel (S235JR) M 24
Throat depth 350 mm
Spindle stroke 180 mm
Spindle seat MT 4
Spindle sleeve feed 2 steps, 0.1/0.2 mm/rev
Spindle speeds 50 – 1,450 min-1
Number of steps 18 steps
Table work surface length x width 560 x 560 mm
T-slot size 18 mm, diagonal
Drilling table slewable and rotatable +/- 90 degree
Distance spindle – drilling table (max.) 780 mm
Load drilling table 250 kg
Distance spindle – stand max. 1,320 mm
Stand work surface L x W 510 x 500 mm
Stand T-slot size 18 mm
Stand Number of T-slots 2
Stand T-Slots distance 150 mm
Column diameter 150 mm
Length x width x height 935 x 530 x 2,280 mm
Total weight 500 kg


Delivery Information

  • Quick-action drill chuck 1 – 16 mm
  • Morse taper MT 4/B16
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