Countersink From Screwdriver Bit

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by Tom Howbridge posted 11-19-2015 08:26 PM 1306 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

Using an old driver bit I made a counter sink by cutting of the ends and grinding a blunt point on one end, then I filed a flute along the ground edge, I used a cheap bit as its a lot easier to work with and sharpen but a good quality bit may hold a better edge.

I found it worked really well with an impact driver a drill driver, high speed low speed, it worked quite well even for large headed screws, dry for yourself to see if you can create one just like mine or even better !


-- Check out my weekly videos at

1 comment so far

View NormG's profile


5424 posts in 2425 days

#1 posted 11-20-2015 03:49 AM

Great idea, re-purposes an item, saves on storage, no cost and works

-- Norman

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics