Best Drill Bit?

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Quveyro
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Best Drill Bit?

Post by Quveyro » Wed Nov 27, 2019 7:08 am

Need to drill a few holes in a brick wall to put in anchors for hanging some picture frames, etc. All a quarter-inch or less. What do you all recommend as to the brand and type of bit to get the job done? And will a hammer drill get it done faster or is my plain old variable speed drill good enough?

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Re: Best Drill Bit?

Post by Shannon » Wed Nov 27, 2019 7:43 am

Any masonry bit should work, you will be drilling into the mortar between the bricks and most times its not too tough to drill. I would try the normal drill you have first if you don't have easy access to one with a hammer drill setting, it may do the trick if the mortar is a little softer.
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Re: Best Drill Bit?

Post by A. Spruce » Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:12 pm

Agreed, any masonry bit will do and the drill you have will suffice.
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