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My pin vise ...

September 23 2016 at 3:48 AM
Georg L. Kaminski  (Login G-L-Kaminski)
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When using very fine drill bits (0,5 – 0,2mm) I find it difficult to fix them firmly into my pin vise. I am using the Tamiya product, described to be used down to 0,1 mm drills.

photo TAMIYA_PIN_VISE_7405014_zpswqrikz5y.jpg

In fact it starts to get difficult with diameters of 0,5mm to fix the bits properly. I tried oiling the threads, or using pliers to apply more power, but neither helps.

Can anyone recommend a trick or better apted tool?

Thanks,
Georg

 
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  1. pin vice - george moore on Sep 24, 2016, 7:03 AM
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  3. Try Jewelers drill bits - Paul Krylowski on Jul 3, 2017, 11:06 PM
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