How to Drill a Slot in Wood?

Answer For people with some know-how and the right tools, drilling a slot in a piece of wood is a task that can be completely in just a few minutes. Once you learn how to make slots in wood you will be ab... Read More »

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The Best Drill Bits for Wood?

Hundreds of kinds of drill bits are used in woodworking--drill bits in all sizes designed to drill all kinds of material. They have different configurations, and most of them work on wood but with ... Read More »

Removing a Stuck Drill From Wood?

Nothing can throw a wrench in your home improvement project quite like getting one of your tools stuck in your remodeling materials. Unlike screws, bolts and nails, drill bits do not have a "handle... Read More »

The Types of Wood Needed to Make a Bow Drill Fire?

From the fire plough to the flint and steel, various methods of fire-starting have been devised to help hapless campers keep warm in the event of an emergency. Include the bow drill among these met... Read More »

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.