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Powerbor Tools Made in Sheffield England

PB50 Low Profile

The new Powerbor PB50 Low Profile is our latest machine, with the potential to transform how you work on site.

Small in height, with powerful motor and 50mm cutting capacity, perfect for confined spaces and everyday drilling requirements, so you don’t have to compromise.

  • Designed for the engineer, for demanding environments
  • High quality castings and powerful motors
  • Motor overload protection

Largest capacity low profile magdrill on the market

Cutting diameter and depth of cut to 50mm
1200W motor with variable, 6 speed setting
Countersink to 30mm*

12 months comprehensive warranty as standard
See User Manual for complete specification
SAFETY GUARD; machines shown without Safety Guard for clarity

*requires an extension arbor – RD32059

Part numbers –
PB50 LOW PROFILE 1A
PB50 LOW PROFILE 3

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Maximum hole cutting capacity in .2/.3C steel = 2" dia. x 2" deep

Arbor bore = 3/4" dia.

Motor Unit
Voltages 120V 50-60Hz 230V 50-60Hz
Normal full load 10A 6A
Electro Magnet 0.53 A 0.28 A
Size 7-9/16" long
3-1/8" wide
Holding Force at 20°C with 25mm minimum plate thickness
The use on any material less than 25mm thick will progressively reduce the magnetic performance. If possible, substitute material should be positioned under the magnet and work piece to equate to a suitable material thickness. If this is not possible, an alternative secure method of restraining the machine MUST be used.
2250 lbs
Overall Dimensions
Height - minimum 7 - 1/16"
Width (including Capstan fitting) 3 - 15/16"
Length Overall (including Guard) 13 - 1/8"
Nett Weight 24 lbs
PB50 LOW PROFILE 1 PB50 LOW PROFILE 3
Vibration total values (triax vector sum) in accordance with EN62841-1: Vibration emission value Vibration Emission Value
Level of sound pressure in accordance with EN62841-1:    

Ear and eye defenders must be worn when operating this machine. Wear gloves to protect hands when operating the machine.

These tools are UK designed and manufactured with globally sourced components and conform to the requirements of EEC Document HD.400.1 and BS.2769/84

Suitable only for a single phase 50-60Hz A.C. power supply

DO NOT USE ON D.C. SUPPLY

Do not use your magnetic drill on the same structure when arc welding is in progress.
D.C. current will earth back through the magnet and cause irreparable damage.

WARNING: THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE EARTHED!

NB: ANY MODIFICATIONS TO THIS MACHINE WILL INVALIDATE THE GUARANTEE

  • Dual carrying handles for enhanced operating manoeuvrability 
  • Reversible handles for use in restrictive conditions 
  • Improved high density magnet for maximum adhesion 
  • Corrosive resistant, tangle-free cable from stand to drill unit 
  • Isolating power relay for improved handling safety 
  • Control panel situated conveniently on the same side as the traverse handles 
  • Free protective carrying case complete with safety strap, cutting fluid, safety guard and folding hex key set

Please click the button below to download the user's manual.

Powerbor LowProfile 50 Operators Manual