What’s Up With Bay Path Portable Drill?

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Drill Quizzes & Trivia

Portable drills are hand-supported power-driven machines that twist drills. The cutting speed is dependent on the operator. How much do you know about these advanced Bay paths portable drills and the precautions and instructions one must take when using them? Take up the quiz to find out. Stay safe!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The purpose of turning the drill on before attempting to drill a hole is to ________.
    • A. 

      See if the drilll operates

    • B. 

      See if the drill bit is running true

    • C. 

      Make sure the chuck key has been removed

    • D. 

      Non of these

  • 2. 
    The purpose of moving the drill and bit up and down often when drilling deep hole is to ________.
    • A. 

      Reem the hole slightly larger

    • B. 

      Give the drill operator better drilling leverage

    • C. 

      Help keep the hole centered

    • D. 

      Reduce overheating the drill bit

  • 3. 
    If a large capacity portable drill bit hangs during the drilling operation what will likely happen?
    • A. 

      The bit will break

    • B. 

      The drill will twist in the operators hand causing a sprain wrist or bruised fingers.

    • C. 

      The drill will likely stall out or overheat

    • D. 

      The hole will become badly distorted

  • 4. 
    What kind of pressure should be applied to a drill during the drilling operation?
    • A. 

      Light, even

    • B. 

      Medium, even

    • C. 

      Moderate, even

    • D. 

      Heavy, even

  • 5. 
    What type of drill speed is needed for wood drilling operations?
    • A. 

      Low

    • B. 

      Low-medium

    • C. 

      Medium

    • D. 

      High

  • 6. 
    What type of drill speed is needed for most metal drilling operations?
    • A. 

      Low

    • B. 

      Medium-low

    • C. 

      Medium-high

    • D. 

      High

  • 7. 
    The purpose of a pilot hole when drilling is to ________.
    • A. 

      Make the final hole drilling operation easier

    • B. 

      Guide the final drilling operation to achieve a more accurately placed hole

    • C. 

      Reduce the feed pressure needed to drill the hole

    • D. 

      Allow the final hole to be drilled at a faster RPM and achieve a smoother finish.

  • 8. 
    To prevent seizing when drilling the operator should ________.
    • A. 

      Reduce the RPM's of the portable electric drill

    • B. 

      Lubricate the drill bit

    • C. 

      Use a high speed drill bit

    • D. 

      Reduce the feed pressure when the bit is about to come through the material being drilled

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