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Forstner Bit Set 5 Pieces (17412)

5 Piece Set. 8mm shank. Carbon steel bit set for drilling large holes in wood. Fast and effortless drilling.

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Forstner Bit Set 5 Pieces is rated 3.7 out of 5 by 96.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from got me out of a hole Great price and nice clean holes , very easy to use
Date published: 2017-01-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Forstner bit set Had a project that required drilling six 30mm holes & one 25mm hole through 1cm thick MDF with fully charged cordless drill. Had no problems at all. Fully recommended.
Date published: 2016-12-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Decent set of forstner bits Bought these when I needed to hang some cupboard doors. Worked really well. The cuts were made easily enough. Some signs of wear after 10 cuts, nothing to be upset about, as that bit isn't likely to be used again. Overall a great value set of bits.
Date published: 2016-12-14
Rated 2 out of 5 by from not impressed very messy, does not cut cleanly. Had to finish holes by hand.
Date published: 2016-12-06
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You'd be better off with a hole saw - or even a good old pad saw. Plasterboard will blunt just about any cutting edge it comes into contact with almost immediately. A Forstner bit would cut anyway. It would just tear its way through. They are meant for timber, mdf and melamine.
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Hi Nickfreespirit,
The control of depth of penetration of any drill hole is dependant wholly on the steadiness of the operators hands. This is especially so with Forstner drill bits. If you are trying to drill holes for kitchen cabinet hinges, then there are dedicated drill bits for this. They are Product Codes 13419 (26mm) and 11596 (35mm). I hope this information is of help to you
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Hello Topmuppet.
The fostner bit set shafts are 70mm in length.
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Hello. The Forstner Bit Set 5 Pieces will fit any Cordless drill that has a Chuck opening of 10mm or more, as the Fostner Set has a 8mm shank.
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15, 20, 25, 30 and 35mm
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Specification
Manufacturer Guarantee 1 Year Guarantee
Pack Size 1
Pieces in Pack/Case 5
Product Type Forstner Drill Bit Set
Shank Size 8 mm
Total Product Weight 0.506 kg

5 piece set.

Product contents

15, 20, 25, 30 and 35mm.