Challenge MS-5 Multi-Spindle Drill

Challenge

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Challenge's expertise with drilling technology brings you a drilling capacity of 2.5″ and can range from 3 to 10 heads. Spindle drills are made for productivity. The easily accessible and simple-to-operate control panel and movable table are designed to reduce operator fatigue and increase job production. The speed of the table on the upstroke is adjustable, giving you the most efficient drilling and production on all types of stocks. These drills are well built and ready to tackle your jobs effectively and get them out the door in no time.

The MS-5 is designed and engineered by Challenge, which introduced the first paper drill in the Graphic Arts industry in the early 1930’s. Today, the MS-5 builds on our expertise with drilling technology. The easily accessible control panel and powerful hydraulic operation are designed to reduce operator fatigue and increase job production. The MS-5 is solidly built, and ready to finish your jobs effectively.Contact your authorized Challenge products dealer today for more information.
  • Side guide adjustment
  • Backgauge adjustment
  • Easy drill length adjustment
  • 2”/ 5.1 cm hollow drill bits available in 13 sizes
  • 2-1/2”/ 6.4 cm hollow drill bits available in 4 sizes
  • Hollow drill bits also available with teflon coating
  • Optional narrow heads available (Necessary when drilling most medical forms)
  • Cast iron and steel construction
  • Three drill heads and drilling blocks standard
  • Two backgauge filler blocks
  • Manual drill sharpener
  • Chip disposal bag
  • Hydraulic power, foot pedal activated
  • Automatic table return
  • Up to 5 holes in a single stroke
  • Set-up changes are quick&simple
  • OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT
  • Additional drill heads
  • Narrow (1-3/8”/35mm) drill heads center-to- center
  • SPECIFICATIONS
    Number of Drill Heads 2 to 5
    Drill Sizes Available (2" capacity) 1/8" to 1/2" / 3 to 13 mm
    Drill Sizes Available (2-1/2" capacity) 1/4" to 1/2" / 6 to 13 mm
    Center to Center Distance Maximum 15" / 38 cm
    Center to Center Minimum (standard) 1-7/8" / 48 mm
    Center to Center Minimum (optional narrow heads) 1-3/8 / 35 mm
    Maximum Drilling Capacity 2-1/2" / 63 mm
    Strokes per Minute (adjustable) Up to 18
    Backgauge Adjustment 0 to 5" / 0 to 13 cm
    Vertical Adjustment of Individual Heads 1/4" / 6 mm
    DIMENSIONS
    Table Size 17-3/4" x 34" / 45 x 87 cm
    Table Height 37" / 94 cm
    Overall Height 56" / 142 cm
    Floor Space Needed 36" x 36" / 92 x 92 cm
    Net Weight (approximate) 830 lbs / 374 kg
    Shipping Weight (approximate) 910 lbs / 410 kg
    ELECTRICAL
    Standard -

    1 Phase, 60 Hz, AC. Pump: 1/2 HP. Spindle Motor: 1-1/2 HP.
    208/230 Volts, 18 Amps (service size 30 Amps)

    Optional -

    3 Phase, 50 Hz, AC. Pump: 1/2 HP. Spindle Motor: 1-1/2 HP.
    208/230 Volts, 12 Amps (service size 20 Amps)