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Re: Dremel or drill?
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: Dremel or drill?
- From: "C. Harris" <lettersmith@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 29 Dec 1998 07:14:56 -0500
- Message-id: <199812291218.EAA20344@palimpsest.Stanford.EDU>
- Sender: "Book_Arts-L: READ THE FAQ at http://www.dreamscape.com/pdverhey" <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
I have both a Dremel (corded) and several regular sized drills. I use my
Dremel for books because I have a drill press stand for it so the holes are
accurate. I don't know about cordless for drilling books ---but when I'm using
my full size drills for wood, when the cordless gives out I grab the corded
Linda Lanza/Talk With My Hands wrote:
> I'd appreciate your help on this...I've been considering the
> purchase of an electric drill to help with making my poetry chapbooks but a
> Dremel looks more versatile. If a Dremel won't work for drilling holes in
> fine papers, what would be a good drill to buy (under $100). Does anyone
> have an idea or an opinion about this to help me decide? Any
> advantages/disadvantages to cordless? (Replacement batteries seem
> expensive?) And any tips for safe and successful use? Thanks in advance for
> any assistance.
> Joys of the season and a happy new year to everyone!
> Linda Lanza