Footprint Hand Drill - No. 161

footprint hand drill 161
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Footprint Drill 161 Review By: I.Ball

Category: Old Drills

Manufacturer: Footprint

Tool Type: Hand Drill

Model No: 161


The Footprint Hand Drill No.161 was a distinctive and uniquely coloured hand drill from the Footprint tool range.

This Footprint 161 drill was coloured in a series of blues from deep blue to a metalic futurustic space blue.

The 161 drill was supplied in a Footprint cardboard box complete with a chuck key.

This Footprint 161 drill was made in Sheffield.

footprint drill 161

The Footprint 161 hand drill has a Jacob's key tightening, 3 jaw chuck, ensuring a firm tight grip on all round shank bits and drills.

It has double pinion wheels for strength and a large main gear for firm action. The die cast body is strengthened and encloses the small pinion gears.

Fitted with comfortable beechwood handles, the side handle can be removed for storage. The hand drill is fitted with a 3/8" (10mm) capacity chuck.

footprint drill 161

footprint drill 161

footprint drill 161

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Drill Also Known As

Footprint egg beater drill 161
Footprint egg whisker drill 161

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