How Many Watts of Electricity does a Drill Press use?
Real power-use measurements from a drill press.
By Rob Cockerham |
How Much Power does a Drill Press use
Drill Press: 212 Watts
- A drill press uses a powerful electric motor to spin drill bits which cut holes into wood and metal.
- 212 watts, and it didn't seem to matter what it was cutting through.
- Watts: 212
- Kilowatts: 0.212 Kw.
- cost per minute: 4 hundredths of one cent (0.04 ¢)
- cost per hour: 2.5¢
- cost per day: 20¢
- cost per month: $3.87
Power use of these items was actually tested. Individual items will vary, but these are the actual measurements.