Ladies and Gentlemen,
through the combined efforts of the Steampunk community and other honorable citizens, Peter Montgomery was able to complete his epic Steampunk Halloween Project. This is, the finished thing:
And here are the vital stats:
7 feet in diameter
Total length is 25 feet
Drill bit is 11 1/2 feet long by itself
The drill bit is motorized and turns
Also, Peter will put up a video soon, which will also be featured here, once its available. Marvellous! Peter, I wish I had your craftsmen skills!