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Pen Blank Drilling Basics

Basics involved in drilling pen blanks - quick introduction to some of the basics behind successful pen blank drilling including:

  • Finding the centerpoint
  • Different drilling tool options 
  • What speeds to drill at
  • Common pen tubes sizes
  • Drill bit options
  • Recommended drill bits for different blank materials
  • High Speed Steel (HSS) drill bits vs. Carbide drill bits 
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