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Forum topic by Bob Sundquist posted 10-23-2021 01:13 PM 290 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Bob Sundquist

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10-23-2021 01:13 PM

I was drilling a few 1/8” holes with my cordless driver last week. I had set the driver down on the bench while I was measuring and marking some wood, when I heard a “ping” and the sound of a projectile hitting across the shop. I looked down and noticed that the drill bit was missing. Somehow the drill bit had spontaneously broken in half, and the end had hurtled across my wood shop.


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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 10-23-2021 05:23 PM

Hey, we all have ‘em. I put something down and a minute later I can’t find it and spend a half hour looking for it !

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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987Ron

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#2 posted 10-23-2021 07:42 PM

Anything I drop they kick it under something where it is hard to reach.

-- Ron

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DevinT

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#3 posted 10-25-2021 04:00 PM

Meteorite or falling bullet from a gun fired in the air ,...

check above for holes in ceiling

Either way, perhaps very very lucky

-- Devin, SF, CA

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