drill steel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n drill steel carbon steel used for rock drills and dowels
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Usage

In literature:

In a minute Jimmy's pet drill was biting smoothly into the steel door.
"Roads of Destiny" by O. Henry
My mortar was a jam tin, without top or bottom, placed on an anvil; the pestle a short steel drill.
"Getting Gold" by J. C. F. Johnson
Small steel pellets which have a bad habit of drilling holes in the anatomy of Tommy and Fritz.
"Over The Top" by Arthur Guy Empey
Long steel pieces needed for the drills were strapped lengthwise between two mules.
"The Title Market" by Emily Post
With medium or moderately hard steel all rivet holes should be drilled, or punched 1/8 in.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
Steel Frame Breast Drills.
"Carpentry for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
The instinct of self-preservation sent the latter across the room to a pile of steel drills.
"The Highgrader" by William MacLeod Raine
Fire is lighted partly in the way common in Sweden some decades ago by means of flint and steel, partly by means of a drill implement.
"The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II" by A.E. Nordenskieold
Sullivan grabbed one of the steel drills and dealt the bear a terrible blow on the head.
"Wild Life on the Rockies" by Enos A. Mills
Peggy Simms fled down the trail with a steel drill in either hand, straight across the beach toward Lund.
"A Man to His Mate" by J. Allan Dunn
He kicked up two of the drill men at four this mornin', and they're down there puttin' the steel into the rock ever since.
"The Plunderer" by Roy Norton
In a corner of the room there were steel hand-drills, heavy hammers, a pick and a shovel.
"The Peace of Roaring River" by George van Schaick
There was the familiar din of steel, the piercing screeches of the multiple drills, the heavy pantings of the hydraulic presses.
"The Brain" by Alexander Blade
Drills are made of high-grade steel, as they must be tempered accurately and uniformly.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 1" by Various
Steel barrels, drilled from the solid block, were originally produced by Whitworth.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 6" by Various
Eagerly and cautiously I set to work with my little steel pick, to drill what holes I might before Bishop came.
"Cardigan" by Robert W. Chambers
Frames are planed and slotted to gauges, and drilled to steel bushed templets.
"Illustrated Catalogue of Locomotives" by Matthew Baird
The material threaded is carbon-steel drill rod.
"Smithsonian Institution - United States National Museum - Bulletin 240" by Anonymous
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In news:

Properly tapping the Nova's steel skeleton is the key to a successful drill and tap procedure.
The smith must drill through the polymer receiver and into the steel skeleton precisely.
Its 20-amp, 110-V, double-insulated, reversible motor is suitable for drilling structural steel and other metals.
Drilling for oil and natural gas continues to be strong, and items such as steel pipe are filling flatbeds.
Kennametal Inc announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its high speed steel drills, related product lines, and assets to Top Eastern Drill Co.
Of holding power, so you can attach it to any cast-iron or steel tool or work surface, including drill presses, band saws and table saws.
The basic machinist square has a number of variations, the most common being the hardened steel square used to check right angles and set up milling and drilling machines.
The new CoroDrill 860 solid-carbide drill is a fast, economical selection optimized for steel, and recently for all types of aluminum.
E-Z Drill Offers All-Steel Trailer with Tank for Spraying Concrete Cures .
Manawatu Gorge is one step closer to being fully functional again after steel rods were drilled into the hillside to help secure the slope.
In fact, CVD-coated inserts are recommended over PVD-coated inserts for turning, milling or drilling steels and cast irons.
Stop Bits take the guess work out of drilling holes for drop-in anchors with a steel collar that marks the precise depth of the hole.
The drugs, an estimated 30 tons of hashish and 15 tons of marijuana, were not discovered until early today, when the agents drilled and cut through steel plates three-eighths of an inch thick.
The drill bits are available in various sizes and three different coatings: Standard High Speed Steel Cobalt Alloyed, Titanium Nitride and Titanium Carbon Nitride.
Swapping standard button inserts for a new grade from Ingersoll helped this manufacturer of downhole oil-drilling equipment double throughput on a troublesome arbor milling job in hardened steel.
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In science:

For each prototype, the steel lid is drilled on a few locations to allow X-ray injection through the cathode and Kapton foil.
MICROMEGAS chambers for hadronic calorimetry at a future linear collider
The bit value in the lockbox by deļ¬nition cannot be read out by any means other than using the correct combination, whereas a brass or steel box can always be drilled or blown open with explosives if enough effort is expended. A true lockbox cannot exist in classical mechanics.
Can Quantum Cryptography Imply Quantum Mechanics?
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