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gang drill

noun
1.
a drilling machine having a number of separately driven vertical spindles in a row, used for drilling holes in a piece successively.
Compare multiple drill.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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  • Drill holes using a gang drill, capable of drilling a minimum of four simultaneously.
  • Use a gang drill to install the dowels in the face of the slab.
  • Time consuming to gang drill longitudinal construction joints for dowel bar insertion.

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