There are a multitude of options you must take into close consideration when choosing a drill bit. To pick the one that will work best, you need to look at the drill length, tip style, flute style and coating. You also need to consider your material, tool, drilling depth, machining situation and personal preferences. These choices can not only determine whether your drill bit can complete the job, but also its performance over time.
To keep it all straight, here’s a reasonably robust look at drill bit anatomy, common terms, types and uses. So, let’s talk about drill bits, their differences, how to choose the right one for your work and how to extend the life of your tools.