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Old 5th January 2011, 03:16 PM   #31
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I think the only reason it snapped was because the bit needs to be 100% perpendicular to the board (which it isn't); the dremel press just wasn't built with that kind of precision in mind.
That what I am talking about !

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Old 6th January 2011, 11:03 PM   #32
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American Science & Surplus has budget priced small bits:

American Science & Surplus : Items Just Off the Truck
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Old 6th January 2011, 11:41 PM   #33
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I get mine from Mouser Electronics - Electronic Component Distributor

Size I'm using are:

Drill Size Equiv. Mouser
#55 0.052" 41055
#60 0.040" 41060
#66 0.033" 41066
#69 0.029" 41069
#75 0.021" 41075

and some Drill Size Applications
#55 Phoenix Conn, Rect. Bridge
#60 Zener+1N4004,TO-220,XLR
#66 IC Socket,Header,Small SW
#69 MF Res,TP92,IC Pins,Pot
#75 SMD, Wire jumper AWG30

Have fun
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Old 8th January 2011, 01:43 AM   #34
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very useful post Algar_emi!! by XLR I guess you mean the mounting holes in the chassis right? i'll grab some of these with my next mouser order
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