How do you drill a hole in a ceramic pot?

Answer Soak the pot in water for several hours. and use a masonery drill bit.Don't press the drill bit in to hard or you will crack the pot..

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I need to drill a hole in a water-melon, should I use a manual drill or electric (health & safety)?

My first reaction is WHY?After that, the DRILL is not the issue. I would recommend a NEW bit, fresh out of the package, and flame sterilized. Even then, I am not eating that watermelon.

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What type of drill bit can be used to drill a hole in glass?

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