A drilling machine is a hardware tool which is used to drive fasteners and to make round holes. If you search carefully in the market, you will easily find some powered drills that offer hammer function. Well, these are not the only a few benefits that you can avail from a drill machine. Continue reading to know the three most unusual uses of drill machines that will surprise you.
You can use your drill machine as a weed cutter, and you will need a one meter long, 8 – 10 mm dia steel rod for this. In addition, you will also need an “S” shaped blade that you can get from an old food processor. You can also use the spare blade of the weed cutting machine.
Once you have all the components in the next stage, you will need epoxy compounds like Sugru or M seal to fix the “S” shaped blade on the head of the steel rod. After that leave it for the next 24 hours and allow the epoxy compound to cure properly. After that, you can use the drilling machine along with the attachment to cut weeds.
While making a weed cutter, you will need several hardware products. If you look around the city, then you will easily find several hardware stores that offer a wide range of products, including castor wheels. They provide both online and offline buying options. You can visit one such store and buy the products that you will need to make the weed cutter. You can also shop from them online.
You will need a rod and a paint mixing tool with a wheel. You will get both these things at a hardware store. When buying the rod, you have to ensure that it has a threaded end which is suitable for nuts. By using this feature, you can assemble these two things. You can also use a nut for tightening the joint. Now join the attachment with the drilling machine and use it for digging in your garden when you want.
Open a Coconut
Opening a coconut has always been a difficult job for individuals. But now you can easily address this need by using the power of the drill machine. You will need a wheel cutter with a diameter of 5 cm. When buying the wheel cutter, you have to ensure that you can attach it to a pilot drill. Once you have this, then clamp the coconut on vice and use the drill pilot to make a hole into it. After making the hole, you can easily open up the coconut.
These are three surprising uses of drilling machine. Here it is important to understand that by tactically changing the bits of your machine, you can easily boost the efficiency of it. Take the example of masonry drill bits.
This is an excellent tool that you can use to make holes in concrete and stones. But making holes is not the only thing that you can do with it. Hope the post will help you to unlock the hidden potential of the drilling machine.