MAB 455 SB

MAB 455 SB

Ø 40 x 55 mm Core Drilling Magnetic Drill With Swivel Base

Technical Specs

Core drill short 30 mm (1-3/16")
12-40 mm (1-37/64")
Core dril long 55 mm (2-11/64")
12-40 mm (1-37/64")
Core drill extra-long 110 mm (4-21/64")
Thread cutting
Twist drilling
<= 18 mm (0-45/64")
Friction clutch
Permanent internal lubrication
Speed range 1
250 min -1
Speed range 2
450 min-1
Speed range 3
Speed range 4
Morse taper
MT 2
Quick change drill chuck-system
Keyless 19 mm (3/4")
Industrial arbor
Direct arbor
13 Kg (28.6 lbs)
Magnet Size
84 x 168 x 41,5 mm
160 mm (6-19/64")
230 V or 110 V AC
Motor Output
1150 Watt (10 Amp)
Swivel Base
Carbon brush wear control
CW/CCW rotation
Overheating protection
Magnet indicator
Full wave control electronics
Torque Control

Made in Germany, MAB 455 SB magnetic drill with swivel base. A particularly high performance in steel construction, during assembly and in workshops. Easy to locate the center of the hole, thanks to the swivel base adjustment feature of the magnetic drill. Tangible relief for operators, when performing drilling works overheard or in horizontal situations. A good idea comes to life: BDS now offers four magnetic drills with a moveable magnetic adjustment feature in two performance categories.

How the swivel base works: place the magnetic drill roughly in position, activate the magnet, release the adjustment feature and adjust it effortlessly. The swivel base enables the magnetic drill to be placed in exactly the right position without needing to hold the whole weight of the machine at the same time. This relief is an additional factor in work safety even when the machine is secured with a chain.

The heavy-duty magnetic drill MAB 455 SB is a Made in Germany product delivering power and performance for heavy-duty drilling operations. The MAB 455 SB heavy duty magnetic drill is an immensely powerful machine for PEB industry, steel industry, assembly and in all types of workshops.

The core advantage of MAB 455 SB which makes it a heavy duty magnetic drill is that its equipped with an Oil Bath Gearbox which is the next generation robust gearbox and delivery long service life. With oil bath gearbox you can be sure that all the gears in the gearbox unit are lubricated. With proper and uniform lubrication of the gears, the gearbox does not get heated up easily and the gears won't wear out.

Other premium features of the MAB 455 SB heavy duty magnetic drill are Magnet Adhesion Indicator which informs the operator if the material thickness or surface of the material is suitable for the magnet adhesion. A very important feature in terms of safety of the operator and to avoid tool breakage. The MAB 455 SB gets Complete Internal Cabling which makes the magnetic drill handier and easy to use especially while drilling on steel structures. The cable which connects the motor to the switch is not external but internal, making the machine aesthetically also more desirable.

The MAB 455 SB heavy duty magnetic drill is also provided with Keyless Drill Chuck System 19 mm (3/4'') Weldon. The Keyless drill chuck makes it very easy and fast to change the tools. You can now even use our special BDS Twist Drills With Weldon Shank to attach directly to the Keyless drill chuck without any extra conventional drill chuck adapter. The Keyless drill chuck also helps avoid tool breakage.

The drilling capacity of the MAB 455 SB heavy duty magnetic drill is 40 mm (Ø 2-1/16") diameter and 55 mm (2 11/64'') cutting depth with Annular Cutters and 18 mm (Ø 7/8") with twist drills.

Equipped with a German make powerful 1150 Watt (10.5 Amp) motor in 230 V or 110 V, which is 2-speed gear delivering 250 and 450 RPM respectively. The working stroke of the MAB 455 SB heavy duty magnetic drill is 160 mm (3 1/3'').

Strong Morse Taper 2 (MT 2) makes the MAB 455 SB heavy duty magnetic drill more versatile to use. Weighing just 13 Kg. (29 lbs.) the MAB 455 SB is really a portable but heavy duty magnetic drill.

The MAB 455SB is also available without a swivel base option as model number MAB 455.

40 mm

Diameter Drilling


Cutting Depth

1150 Watt

Powerful Motor

13 Kg




10 Amp

28.6 lbs.

Swivel Base adjustment feature

Two-stage oil bath gearbox

Magnet indicator

Permanent internal lubrication

Safe switches

Complete internal cabling

Quick Change drill chuck

Integrated cooling tank

1 Quick change drill chuck

1 Ejector pin ZAK 075 + 100

1 Hard protective case

1 Safety chain

1 Drill drift MT 2

1 Operating manual

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