Core bits

We stock  two types of core bits (wet and dry)

Core Bits (Wet) Diamond tipped

     Application:

  • Core Bits  are to be used in conjunction with the Heavy Duty Core Drill.
  • Wet core drilling must be used in instances where there is the possibility of striking steel reinforcing. It will drill through steel.
  • We stock a  range of core bits for masonry brick work, porcelain tiles and granite to hire or to buy.
  • Should you need a size we do not currently stock please give us a days notice and we will organize the correct size for you.

  • Sizes available:Masonary brick work sizes:
    • 115mm
    • 80mm
    • 65mm
    • 45 mm

    Porcelain and Granite

    • 6mm
    • 8mm
    • 20mm
    • 35mm
    • 52mm

     


  • Core Bits (dry) Diamond tipped

    Application:

    •        For dry   core drilling through  brickwork and concrete work.
    •        Never to be used for drilling through reinforced concrete.
    •        Specialized core drill to be used for reinforced core drilling.(Available from us)
    •        We stock a  range of core bits for masonry brick work, porcelain tiles and granite to hire or to buy.
    •        Should you  need a size we do not currently stock please give us a days notice and we will organize the correct size for you.

     

    Sizes available:

    Masonary brick work sizes:

    • 115mm
    • 80mm
    • 65mm
    • 45 mm

    Porcelain and Granite

    • 6mm
    • 8mm
    • 20mm
    • 35mm
    • 52mm

     


Prices are indicative and subject to change. E&OE Consumables not taken into account, Deposit and transport fees may be required. Please contact us for an accurate quote.
Description

     Instructions and operating tips  (Wet  cutting core bits)

  • For drilling into  reinforced concrete only.
  • Always use water as water feed will ensure that diamond segment is not damaged.
  • Use  proper  anchor bits to anchor machine for stability.
  • Spacers   are provided to effectively change the bits otherwise it will get stuck.

 


     Instructions   and operating tips:   (For dry cutting)

  • Do not force the operation.Forcing the drill and bit puts unnecessary stress on the diamond  bit causing it to heat up and wear the diamonds out.
  • This bit can be used for dry core drilling.
  • NEVER    use  for drilling into reinforced concrete.

 


Instructions  and operating tips:

  1. We stock a  range of core bits for masonry brick work, porcelain tiles and granite to hire or to buy.
  2. The Tungsten range however are only to be used on brickwork – and are used in conjunction with a SDS Max Drill.
  3. Never drill with the hammer function on   as it destroys the tungsten bits
  4. Never force the operation.
  5. Don’t hang on the bit as the leverage causes the bit to  bend ,damaging the bit.
Hire Guidelines and things you should Know.
• If we deliver you must phone for collection please - we do not automatically collect. • Machines are not insured, if not returned you will need to pay for the full replacement. • Make sure you know how to use the tools. Ask if you need help, our friendly staff will assist. Also, make sure of safety requirements. • Hires are charged for time out – not time used. Minimum 1 day (1 day = 24 hrs) • Scaffold is charged weekly, all other tools daily. • Tools must be returned Clean please. e.g., if you paint onto a ladder, we charge for cleaning. • Negligent damages get charged separately. • Consumables not used, may be returned for refund. • Only use heavy-duty extension leads, not thin household leads. • If you pay by cash we can refund in cash, if you pay by card we refund onto the card. (we can't refund onto debit cards) Card refunds can take up to 10 days. • Weekend hire starts after 2 pm Friday until 9 am Monday = 1day charge. ( Sundays are free) If you are late on Monday it is for 2 days. • If you keep machines for a long time we can give you a better rate, discuss with your hire controller in store.