How do I resharpen Irwin auger bits?
First never sharpen the outside edges of the bit that cut--the spur and sid... read more
What does the 'Bi-Metal' mean when referring to a utility blade?
The bi-metal terminology refers to how the utility blade is constructed. W... read more
Are Irwin cobalt drill bits coated like the titanium ones? If the cobalt bits are rockwell hardness 66 - 67 HRc, what hardness are the titanium bits? Once you sharpen a cobalt bit and the gold coating is gone, is it just a regular bit?
Cobalt bits are not coated, they are cobalt steel through and through. At t... read more