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Author Topic: Are separate metric drill bit sizes sold in the US?  (Read 811 times)

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Are separate metric drill bit sizes sold in the US?
« on: March 28, 2018, 07:30:03 PM »
I guess I never looked for specific metric bits before but it seems like everything is graduated at SAE 1/64".
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Re: Are separate metric drill bit sizes sold in the US?
« Reply #1 on: March 29, 2018, 03:08:45 PM »
Hi Max cause we're Americans we need multiple ways to buy pretty much the same thing, you can buy drill bits sized by letter, number, and in 1/64" increments.

http://www.wttool.com/index/page/category/category_id/14592/

They sell metrics with a couple of different cutting angles, as well as metric jobbers.

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Re: Are separate metric drill bit sizes sold in the US?
« Reply #2 on: March 29, 2018, 05:07:19 PM »
Thanks Oss!  I knew you'd be the one with the answer I was just having trouble connecting with you!
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Re: Are separate metric drill bit sizes sold in the US?
« Reply #3 on: April 01, 2018, 09:58:34 AM »
If you are in the US, Harbor Freight has a pack of 30 ranging from 0.5mm to 3mm.  Decent quality and cheap:
https://www.harborfreight.com/high-speed-steel-micro-drill-bit-set-30-pc-61526.html

Other than that, I buy common sizes (4mm, 5mm) on ebay in packs of 10 for a couple dollars.

 

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