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#1 posted 02-27-2021 07:47 PM

I use a set from Rockler I got 10 years ago and still going strong. Like others the only thing I’ve encountered was spring lock due to dust/shavings that after a quick pull release clears

Also are you drilling the holes fland sinking screws or just starting the hole and finishing with another bit.

- greglwood

These bits are designed to follow a pre-drilled part to be attached to what it is that you are drilling and not really as a flat/countersunk starter hole, so in theory you should need to follow up with anything:

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