Vote Up1Vote Down Reply9 months 29 days agoAdminClint DeBoerShare On TwitterShare On GoogleThanks for that feedback! I went through 2-2500 screws with one bit on my decking but can't remember what make they were Posted 4 years ago # Advertisement Topic Closed This topic has been closed Do you need both? : MERE MINI - Duration: 1:56. Part 3 was a good session for bloopers so I'll even toss some of those in at the end. his comment is here
The Shack 21,958 views 16:34 DeWalt Flex Torq & Milwaukee Shockwave Impact Bits - Duration: 6:13. Posted 4 years ago # footflaps - Member I had sort of thought a screw was a screw. There are also many different ways in which the bits could have been put under different stress. DeWalt Power Bit (DW2022CR6) Tagline: None Price: $4.77 (6-pack) Screws installed: 226 Summary: These were the third best value out of the bits tested. https://www.protoolreviews.com/tools/hardware-fasteners/review-bit-battle-are-impact-rated-bits-worth-the-money/6447/
So either I had defective bit(which could be possible since none of the other bits broke yet), or they are cheap. Removing bits the first few times required an aid, such as long nose pliers or the impact driver's belt hook. Tom has nearly twenty years of experience in residential and commercial construction, having been a project manager at a engineering firm, then starting his own architectural design company, and finally owning Vote Up0Vote Down Reply9 months 29 days agoGuestdavidShare On TwitterShare On Googlewhy did you not test the makita impact gold?
That means that while our data is helpful and certainly real-world, it's not comprehensive or all-encompassing—particularly as it relates to very difficult bit loads that tend to snap off the heads Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Posted 4 years ago # BigJohn - Member Magnet & Howdens stock Riesser R2 Cutter screws. 1/4 Impact Driver Bits Quote: Originally Posted by Californiadecks I've bought bit sets just for the case before.
I placed a 3/4” piece of red oak on top of two layers of 3/4” plywood subfloor as the testing material. Bosch Ribbed Tip Bits The nut setters are also very nice. It took me an embarrasingly long time to notice the difference between Pz and Ph.
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Posted 4 years ago # nickjb - Member Does sound a bit like user error, sorry. Wera Impact Bits Second place overall, this bit installed the most screws. Part of this is thanks to the magnetic sleeve design, but the high precision bits tips' exceptional fastener engagement also come into play. Loading...
I probably still won't worry about it for most of my use driving into wood, though. click to read more I buy tools. Best Screwdriver Bits In The World I've used stuff like Reiser and Spax for really big screws but don't bother for cooking-joinery, especially if I'm paying for them (I find most spax evangelists I meet are spending Makita Gold Impact Bits OK ZIP Code Compare IRWIN 5-Piece Impact Driver Bit Set (1) Enter your location for pricing and availability.
I did use coachscrews for a while, but had so many sheer off I was asked to stop using them. this content The Following User Says Thank You to Designed2Fail For This Useful Post: Californiadecks(02-25-2015) 02-26-2015, 10:20 AM #20 nmirse View Profile nmirse Member Send Message Follow Blogs (0) Threads (79) Photos OK ZIP Code Compare DEWALT 1/4-in x 1-in Torx Impact Driver Bit No reviews Enter your location for pricing and availability. Black & Decker 71-081 Double Ended Screwdriving Bit Set, 10-Piece 4.4 out of 5 stars 914 $3.97 3. Best Impact Driver Bit Set 2015
Lowes apparently had the DW2022IR bits on clearance because Dewalt is replacing these older style bits with the newer bits with the reduced diameter shank sections that absorb some of the Fastenal 111,067 views 4:17 Makita Impact Gold Ultra Magnetic Insert Bit Set and Sockets - Duration: 6:34. I've bought bit sets just for the case before. 02-20-2015, 10:03 PM #6 maxwage View Profile maxwage Pro Send Message Follow Blogs (0) Threads (637) Photos (0) Reviews (3) weblink Gives me great confidence.
edit - mind you - we are talking about Chateau Footflaps here - i guess you're not driving 4x30s Posted 4 years ago # Stoner - Member I cheat, I use Bosch Ribbed Tip Bit Set After 4 or 5 cam-outs in a row, the bit was retired. For larger screwsizes into very dense wood you might need to be thinking of piloting or driving in and out in and out to reduce the torque.
eBay has them in boxes of 25 for sub £5. Posted 4 years ago # footflaps - Member I think basically it needs a pilot hole, but I'm too lazy to drill one. and a lot quieter I think your problem is that the long screws (100mm plus) you are using is causing greater wear on the bit per screw, so accelerating the stress Kobalt Speedfit Bits Black & Decker Bullet Titanium (B4300) Tagline: For longer life Price: $2.89 (3-pack) Screws installed: 159 Summary: While they look fancy, this bit only had midrange performance.
If your favorite but wasn't tested I'd encourage you to go ahead and try this on your own and send an email to PTR letting us know your results. Bosch sells bits in various hardnesses. OK ZIP Code Compare DEWALT 7/16-in x 2-in Nutsetter Impact Driver Bit (2) Enter your location for pricing and availability. check over here RSS Feed (Learn more) Subscribe to: Best Sellers > Screwdriver Bit Sets ‹ Any Department ‹ Tools & Home Improvement ‹ Power & Hand Tools ‹ Power Tool Parts & Accessories
The Weras MIGHT last a tiny bit longer, but at several times the price there's no argument for them, and the DeWalt Robertson FlexTorq bits fit better than anything else, including