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Old 02-15-2020, 09:32 PM
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Opps make sure you get a mores taper with a tang on it! the one in my link doesn't have one
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Old 02-15-2020, 10:49 PM
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Morse tapers are made to be removed and inserted on a regular basis. Many tools have them--drill chucks, live centres, tapping heads, boring heads and morse taper drills themselves. A Jacobs taper, on the other hand, is usually meant to be a permanent installation.

You have a tapping head with the proper taper; just buy a drill chuck and the appropriate arbour to go with it. No need to be swapping the Jacobs tapers.

And just a note about tangs. If you happen to acquire a tool with a threaded morse taper shank (without a tang) you can usually thread a bolt in to get the length you need for the drift key to work...
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Thanks, that's good info. Can anyone recommend a decent 1/2" keyed chuck? My other drill presses have genuine Jacobs chucks on them and they've been great, although pricey. Are the other ones mostly junk? It's for home use only.
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