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How do you change the drill bit on a Craftsman drill?

How to Get a Drill Bit Out of a Craftsman Cordless Drill
  1. Slide the power switch on the drill to the center position to avoid accidentally turning on the drill while removing the bit.
  2. Hold the body of the drill firmly while twisting the collar of the chuck in a counterclockwise direction.
  3. Pull the drill bit straight out of the chuck.

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Similarly one may ask, how do you change the drill bit on a Makita drill?

Hold the ring and turn the sleeve counterclockwise to open the chuck jaws. Place the bit in the chuck as far as it will go. Hold the ring firmly and turn the sleeve clockwise to tighten the chuck. To remove the bit, hold the ring and turn the sleeve counter- clockwise.

Also Know, how do you tighten a drill bit without a chuck key? Use the pliers to grab the chuck. If you are worried about the jaws marking up the drill you can use a spare glove, piece of leather or something similar to wrap around the chuck first. Place the drill bit in one of the chuck key holes. Again, use a glove when holding the bit so you don't slice you hand.

Considering this, how do you put a drill bit in a drill?

Hold the new bit with your thumb and index finger, then insert it into the chuck. Squeeze the trigger a few times to tighten the bit into place, then twist the ratcheting mechanism next to the chuck in a clockwise motion. If your chuck has a key, insert the key and turn it counterclockwise, then slide the bit out.

How do you change the drill bit on a Dewalt cordless drill?

First you'll need to loosen the chuck. To do this, hold the chuck with one hand and the handle of your drill with the other hand. Next, turn the chuck counter clockwise (to the left) to loosen it. This process will enable the jaws in the chuck to open up and let you remove the bit.

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