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Drill bits can be made of various types of material, such as low-carbon steel, high-carbon steel, high-speed steel, titanium-coated, cobalt, carbide-tipped and diamond. Depending on the drill bit used, these power tools ... More »

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The main types of drill bits are masonry bits, twist bits, screwdriver bits, spur point bits and flat wood bits. Other drill bits include bullet pilot points, countersink bits, tile bits, wood auger bits and forstner bit... More »

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HSS drill bits, or high-speed steel drill bits, are used for drilling operations on a variety of metals, plastics and wood. The hardness of an HSS drill bit allows for drilling at high speeds, yields better results and a... More »

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The Home Depot, Sears and Harbor Freight sell diamond drill bits for use on glass. Some diamond bits are designed specifically for wet or dry drilling applications, while others can be used for both. More »

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HSS drill bits, or high-speed steel drill bits, are used for drilling operations on a variety of metals, plastics and wood. The hardness of an HSS drill bit allows for drilling at high speeds, yields better results and a... More »

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To use a drill, attach the appropriate drill bit, put on eye protection, hold the drill bit perpendicular to the material to be drilled, and power up the drill. Apply gentle pressure to the drill until the bit enters the... More »

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The main types of drill bits are masonry bits, twist bits, screwdriver bits, spur point bits and flat wood bits. Other drill bits include bullet pilot points, countersink bits, tile bits, wood auger bits and forstner bit... More »

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