DIY PCB Drill

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Introduction: DIY PCB Drill

In this instructable I am going to show you how to make simple pcb drill out of household materials.

Step 1: Materials

You will need:
soldering iron
old pen
some wires
motor
super glue
drill 0.5-1mm

Step 2:

Disassemble the old pen that you have and use this part.

Step 3:

Put a little super glue on the part that you took from the pencil on the motor and then insert the motor shaft. It should fit tightly, if it does not, roll a little paper on the motor's shaft.

Step 4:


Then solder the wires to motor.

Step 5:

Insert the drill into the part of pen and glue it.Drill must be around 0.5mm or larger.

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    12 Discussions

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    UtkarshVerma
    UtkarshVerma

    3 years ago

    For those who are still struggling with it, try my instructable:
    https://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-PCB-Drill/

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    El-ninoR
    El-ninoR

    5 years ago

    The bit never glues perfect straight... So i cant make a hole

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    bman46
    bman46

    5 years ago

    Does it work well?

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    john1a
    john1a

    6 years ago on Introduction

    IS it sufficient for a low budget CNC mill? It looks better than embedding a (costly) dremel in a CNC build!

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    gbochev
    gbochev

    Reply 7 years ago on Introduction

    Around 4000 RPM, but it can be slower.

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    gbochev
    gbochev

    Reply 8 years ago on Introduction

    Motor is 12V it can also to be 24V