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Old 02-05-2013, 02:26 PM
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Originally Posted by JimN View Post
Those are good, too, but I don't buy much from Vermont American- too many bits/cutters dulled too fast, IMO. I got really tired of the paddle bits breaking, getting dull fast and the long shanks bending too easily. The ones you linked to are good for changing directions in a stud or at a corner when wire/cables need to be fed.
The woodeaters are the only VA product I've used. The are much better than the Irwins. My guys all have the irwins because the VA are hard to find. And I've been using them for 20 years beating the he// out of them.

For the larger holes over 1 1/2" I use the Milwaukee self feed bits that you linked earlier.
Prior boats - (3) X14's, (3) Prostars, and a Tristar.
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