Drills and Drivers
Discover useful tips and techniques for drilling materials and driving fasteners. Learn about drills, drivers, drill bits, bit maintenance, fasteners, as well as tips and tricks to get better drilling and driving results.
I need to drill a hole about 12" long to route a cord through a lamp base. Is there a way to drill a hole that deep and stay true?
Oil-pulse Impact Drivers. These tools drive fasteners much more quietly than traditional impacts.
I’ve nearly completed my new workbench, but I still need to drill dogholes. Obviously the bulky top won’t fit on my drill press. So how do I make sure that the holes are straight and clean?
Recently I bought a used drill press at an auction. Everything works great except the chuck—it’s stiff and difficult to turn without using the chuck key, especially when cold.
I have several dowel issues that came up while building a project.
How can I bore with a holesaw without burning the wood? I don’t have any drill bits large enough to use in place of the holesaw.