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Self-Centering Vix Drill Bit #3 (5/64") ~ Hex Shank

Self-Centering Vix Drill Bit #3 (5/64") ~ Hex Shank

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  • 1/4" ball shank quick change Vix-Bit style
  • Excellent for pre-drilling holes for hinges & hardware - Precise & accurate drilling
  • For #2, #3, & #4 screws
  • Spring loaded casing 
  • Set-screw on bit enables adjustable drill depth
  • Drill guide bevelled tip is hardened 
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  • This spring loaded self-centering drill bit is perfect for precise easy drilling in hardware. The bevelled tip on these Vix-Bits align in the countersunk hole of the hardware & provide an accurate & precise center-drilled hole for the corresponding screws. The drill depth is also adjustable to a specific depth, due to the set-screw on the side of the Vix-Bit. The drill bits will work in a number of materials including wood, metal, & plastics. These self-centering bits are a most handy tool especially when working with hardware. Quick change shank.

    From the Manufacturer:

       Sam Vick, a carpenter & building contractor, was looking for an easier way to install hinges, window latches & hardware using screws. He invented a self-centering drill bit that ensured a perfectly centered hole every time. The Vix-Bit became so popular with fellow carpenters that he formed S.E. Vick Tool Company in 1958.

  • Product  For Screw Sizes Drill Bit Diameter Overall Length Model #
    Vix-Bit #3  #2, #3, #4 5/64" 3-7/16" VIX-3564-VBHX


       For California Residents:

       WARNING: Cancer & Reproductive Harm -

       WARNING: Drilling, sawing, sanding or machining wood products can expose you to wood dust, a substance known to the State of California to cause cancer. Avoid inhaling wood dust or use a dust mask or other safeguards for personal protection. For more information go to