Customise your own charms in glass, stone or shell, with our huge array of drill bits for jewellery making. Allow for finer work and detail with a drill shank or a piece from our jewellery making drill sets. Create rivets or one-off beads in a selection of substances.
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A drill is the most accurate way of creating rivets for metal jewellery, and with one of our drills you’ll get the rivet hole in the place you wish. Use your drill to make rivet holes for a chic cuff, beautiful bracelet or a fashionable statement necklace.
You can drill just about any stone you can find – including beach stones – but we recommend you begin with sedimentary rocks such as sandstone, mudstone or limestone.
A helpful drilling tip when drilling glass or shell is to wear safety glasses and work on your item whilst it’s sunk into water to keep it cool.
For long shank drill bits try our Hss Shank Drill 1.0mm, Hss Shank Drill 0.80mm or our Hss Shank Drill 0.50mm – all made from high speed steel and by Busch, the efficient, innovative and century-old company that manufacture rotary precision instruments and tools worldwide.
Shank Drills & Drill Sets
Some of you have already been getting busy drilling your way to silversmith success! You told us our Busch Shank Drill 1.0 mm was a quality instrument that lasts that much longer in your studio. One of the best ways to get started with drilling techniques is to invest in one of our drill sets. A great example of our drill sets is our set of 20 Drills at 0.3 - 1.6mm in size. It’s easy to produce the precious gems you want with our jewellery drill shanks and jewellery drill shank sets. Whether you choose to customise charms, drill into sandstone, shell or simply put the finishing touches to your wrist cuffs and rings, take your pick from our comprehensive collection of drill bits for jewellery making. For advice and orders call our jewellery making experts today on 0845 100 1122 and don’t forget, orders placed before 3pm today warrant next day delivery too!
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