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My Favorite Drill Bit for Flatware Jewelry Making

Are you tired of your drill bit breaking in the middle of a project? I hate it when that happens!


I've tried several drill bit brands and have broken them all. That was until I discovered the Drill America brand. My favorite bit is the 1/16" COBALT HEAVY DUTY SPLIT POINT STUB DRILL BIT. I love this bit so much that I started carrying them on my website!


There are several things that make this a great drill bit.


First, it's cobalt. Cobalt increases the strength of the steel and makes it more heat resistant. So when you're drilling a thick piece of flatware this bit won't snap from the friction. I still recommend using a cutting oil just to make it easier on you and your drill bit.


Next, this is a stub drill bit. Stub means that it is short, and the stubbier the stronger!


This drill bit also has a split point. A split point helps to keep the drill bit from walking. I still use a center punch before I drill., partly out of habit and partly for good measure to make sure that the bit doesn't walk on me.


Click on the link below to try these bits for yourself!









https://www.justjani.com/product-page/1-16-stub-drill-bit


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