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Keeping a long drill bit level to drill through wall.
I am putting a mechanical doorbell in with a nylon chord that travels through the wall. This requires a uncommonly long 600mm drill bit on the end of an Sds plus drill. However I am anxious to keep the drill level and straight, how would one normally do this.
4 Answers from MyBuilder Electricians
Keep the drill straight vertically and horizontally, pull the trigger, apply a bit of pressure, hey presto.
Answered 15th Jul 2015
PLACE A SMALL BOAT LEVEL ON THE TOP OFF THE DRILL BUT IF ITS TO PASS THROUGH A WALL INTERNAL TO EXTERNAL DRILL AT A SLIGHT ANGLE FROM THE OUT SIDE TO IN SO AS TO NOT BLOW THE FACE EDGE BRICK IF DRILLING FROM IN TO OUT HOPE THIS HELPS
Answered 15th Jul 2015
Bury St. Edmunds • Member since 14 Jul 2015 • 3 jobs, 100% positive feedback
I have also seen people hang a set of keys on the drill bit ..
Answered 17th Jul 2015
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