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How long do diamond tip drill bits last?

Varying with application, an average electroplated diamond core drill/bit will last you 80 to 120 holes. Whereas a conventional metal bond (sintered) diamond drill should last you about 1,200 holes. And a diamond drill with SMART CUT™ technology will last more than 2,000 holes.

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Subsequently, one may also ask, what are diamond tipped drill bits?

A diamond drill bit is a helpful tool when it comes to making holes in hard non-wood surfaces such as ceramic, porcelain, glass, stone, marble and granite. Diamond drill bits get their extra cutting power from little pieces of diamond powder embedded in them.

One may also ask, what are the best diamond core bits? 5 Best Core Drill Bits Comparison:

Name Rating
Concord Blades CBW02500SP Wet Concrete Diamond Core Drill Bit 4.5/5
Bosch HC8550 4 In. x 12 In. SDS-max Rotary Hammer Core Bit 4.5/5
EDiamondTools Dry Drill Core Bits 4.5/5
Steel Dragon Tools 3-Piece 1.5″ to 2.5″ Dry Diamond Core Drill Bit 3.5/5

Similarly, you may ask, how much do diamond drill bits cost?

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What drill bits are the strongest?

Cobalt (HSCO) is considered an upgrade from HSS because it includes 5-8% Cobalt blended into the base material. This is a great option for drilling into harder steel as well as stainless steel grades. Carbide (Carb) is the hardest and most brittle of the drill bit materials.

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