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Links for downloading catalogues are at the bottom of the page
Need Strands Drill parts, we have the parts manuals on line
We also have manuals for Arboga, Ima, Solberga and Nider on the same page

500 x 400mm tables are now standard.

The Swedish Strands group of dril manufacturers have produced
over 700,000 geared head drills.

strands S35 geared head drill
S-35 manaul feed

S35-M power feed

Strands S-35, S35-M and S35-ME
geared head drill press.
M version has power feeds
drilling capacity in steel
35 mm
tapping capacity in steel and cast iron

M18 / M22
320 mm
distance spindle to table
5.5" - 32.28"
140 - 890 mm
distance spindle to base
floor model
38.58" - 45.27"
1015 - 1235 mm
2 /  3 Hp
1.6 / 2.2 Kw
spindle stroke
spindle taper
MT 4
spindle speeds
8 from 90 to 3610
feeds on S35M and ME 0.004 , 0.006,  0.009,  0.012 i/rev
0.10,  0.15, 0.22, 0.30 mm/rev
table (the drawing below is incorrect on this spec)
16" x 20"
400 x 500mm
optional table 20 x 24"
600 x 500 mm
630 lbs
290 Kg

drill guard to CE standards
Optional chuck guards to CE standards.

These are becoming manditory under many porvincial safety codes.

  The machines we are ordering for stock will have the chuck guard with interlocking limit switch.

STRANDS S35 has a drilling capacity of 35mm. The gear box is built according to our experienced methods for highest possible torque. Both the drill head and the table arm are adjustable 360° around the column and can be raised and lowered. S35 is has a hand reversing switch.

STRANDS S35M: Power feed model.  When the set drill depth is reached, the spindle will automatically return to the starting point. The feed can also be interrupted manually. The feed gear box is provided with an automatic overload clutch, which slips when the drill pressure is too high.

STRANDS S35ME: Start / Stop of the automatic feed is handled by buttons on the end of the feed levers. Hand and automatic reversing for tapping are standard.

Chuck guard with micro switch is to CE standards.

  • telescoping chuck guard
  • telescoping chuck guard with interlocking microswitch
  • worklight
  • coolant system
  • foot switch for reversing in tapping
  • foot switch for simple start / stop
  • foot switch to run only when depressed
  • milling tables 
        584 x 242mm with 415 x 155 travles
        with or without power feed
  • threaded spindle to hold milling collet chucks
  • flanged spindle to hold multi-spindle drill heads
  • table with 90 degree T-slotted surface

dimensions of the Strands S28 drills
Catalogue Downloads
S-25 series English  (current)  
S-25-T English not available
S-28 series 30mm cap English  (current)  
S-35 series English  (current)  
S-40 series English  (current)  
General Catalogue English, French, German     Note table size is now 400 x 500)
includes mill / drill combination machines.