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post #1 of 26
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I needed to drill a couple of holes for tube routing, but I'm not sure if the drill I have is powerful enough to go through my case. Here's my case and here's the drill I have.
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post #2 of 26
Should be fine. Might try to bind up though.
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post #3 of 26
That is more than enough to drill through your case.
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post #4 of 26
Youre drill will be plenty powerful enough, I used a cheapy no namer with a dieing battery and successfully drilled through my case. My case is steel btw.
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post #5 of 26
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Should be fine. Might try to bind up though.
What does that mean? (sorry I've never used tools before... )
    
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post #6 of 26
Going through metal. Get a 14v or 18v man.
Or just buy a corded electrical Drill...
9v is going to be cheap.
post #7 of 26
it's all about the bit
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post #8 of 26
might want ot gradually work your way up , kinda feel it out if you think a 3/8 or whatever 1/2" hole will go through go for it, id probably step it up though or use a uni-bit they are nice
    
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post #9 of 26
Forget the cordless. Most of the time they are speedy, but have no torque behind them.

The only cordless I would use are the types used by roofing companies for drilling into sheet metal. The others are lame at best.

A corded drill will have plenty of power, sink holes cleanly and effortlessly.
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post #10 of 26
You need a drill that can pierce the heavens!
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