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Craftsman  1/2 in. Self Feed Extended Spade Bit

  Item#  00966249000 | Model#  66249

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Length (in.): 16 in.
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Material: High speed steel (HSS)


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Product Description

This self feed spade bit from Craftsman features a threaded tip that pulls the bit for drilling three times faster than standard spade bits. Its cutting edge and spurs reduce splintering, and its black oxide construction results in longer life. 16 in. extended length for longer reach.

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Added on July 26, 2010


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Floyds Knobs, IN

Jan 18 , 2012
The Mac-Daddy of ALL Drill Bit Collections...

If you are anything like me, you are probably skeptical of the claims that this bit design will drill holes 3x faster than a standard spade bit.  After all, the Spade Bit has been around a long time without much in the way of design improvements.  Believe it, my friend!

I started out with the 8 piece set, but have since gone back to the store to buy the entire collection.  The teeth or threads milled into the leading point of this bit sink quicker into wood, don't tend to follow grain patterns as much and enable you to bore a straighter hole, quicker.  What else could a guy (of gal) ask for?

My first experience with the Self-Fed Spade Bit concept was through the stubby collection.  I have found numerous uses for them and when I saw these extended versions online, I had to have them.  At 16" in overall length, I will be able to reach through any workpiece I might ever encounter.

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Louisville, KY

Dec 8 , 2011
Wonderful drill bit/ cutter

This drill bit cut through a whole catalytic converter with ease!  Didn't even dull the blade

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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