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benchspace Bites – Drills 101 – Saturday Morning

This beginner class in our Bites Series aims to demystify the Drill.

The drill is probably the most commonly owned and used power tool today, but while access to them has never been easier many people fall into common pitfalls when trying to use them effectively!
We hope to build your confidence and understanding of the versatility of the drill, and get hands on experience and feedback with the guidance of with Woodwork Tutor Elaine.  

Here's what you'll Learn:
    • We aim to differentiate between drills, drivers, hammer drills and SDS drills.
    • We learn about the anatomy of our drills and understanding all their various functions, settings and limitations.
    • We look at drill bits and screwdriver heads, and learn how to select the right one needed for a given purpose.
    • We learn the difference between screws and bolts, nuts and washers, and talk about lots of different fixings.
    • We look at Forstner bits, and using them to create a small tealight holder to take home.
Here's what to Wear
Avoid wearing loose clothing and jewellery and don’t forget to tie back long hair. Closed toe shoes are required on all of our workshop floors.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
PPE will be provided by benchspace for all courses that require it. It must be worn as directed.

Please read our terms and conditions here before booking.
Any questions? Email hello@benchspacecork.ie

This class partners well with our How to Hang a Shelf class which runs on Saturday afternoons.
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Book Event

Available Tickets: 5
The "Standard" ticket is sold out. You can try another ticket or another date.


Apr 27 2024


10:00 am - 1:00 pm


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