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    Default drill adapter to square drive

    Tom was showing a tool that is an adapter that goes over a drill bit and adapts to a square bit driver. Does anyone know where I can get one.

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    Default Re: drill adapter to square drive

    Quote Originally Posted by chefnewhope1 View Post
    Tom was showing a tool that is an adapter that goes over a drill bit and adapts to a square bit driver. Does anyone know where I can get one.
    it is call square drive socket adapter.
    You can find this at home depot, lowes hardware store or ******.

    http://images.google.com/imgres?imgu...%3Den%26sa%3DN

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    Question Re: drill adapter to square drive

    Quote Originally Posted by chefnewhope1 View Post
    Tom was showing a tool that is an adapter that goes over a drill bit and adapts to a square bit driver. Does anyone know where I can get one.
    Big Walt is incorrect. Tom was not using a square bit addapter.
    How would it work? The drill chuck had a drill bit inserted
    and the attachment went over the bit. There was no Square bit
    driver involved. The item Tom was using was anodized red or a similar color. It was also cone shaped! Please advise with the correct information. Thank you Jim L

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    Default Re: drill adapter to square drive

    Quote Originally Posted by Jim Lambrix View Post
    Big Walt is incorrect. Tom was not using a square bit addapter.
    How would it work? The drill chuck had a drill bit inserted
    and the attachment went over the bit. There was no Square bit
    driver involved. The item Tom was using was anodized red or a similar color. It was also cone shaped! Please advise with the correct information. Thank you Jim L
    FYI..I have not see what tool Tom is using.

    I was only going by what the OP said. "adapts to a square bit driver".

    Please Show me a picture of what Tom is using.

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    Default Re: drill adapter to square drive

    I am looking for the same tool that Tom was using on "Ask This Old House" that aired on 10 November 2007. Tom was using a cordless drill with the bit in an adapter and after he was finished drilling the pilot hole, he placed an attatchment over the drill bit and was able to drive a square drive decking screw...hope that description helps.

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    Default Re: drill adapter to square drive

    It was used in episode #606 of Ask This Old House where Tom was replacing some indoor mouldings...

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    I think this may be it....try this link.

    http://www.leevalley.com/wood/page.a...411,43417&ap=2

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    Default Re: drill adapter to square drive

    Quote Originally Posted by drebbin View Post
    I am looking for the same tool that Tom was using on "Ask This Old House" that aired on 10 November 2007. Tom was using a cordless drill with the bit in an adapter and after he was finished drilling the pilot hole, he placed an attatchment over the drill bit and was able to drive a square drive decking screw...hope that description helps.
    If the episode was Removing an Old Tree; Installing Wood Trim
    which aired on Nov. 10th and 11, 2007 and Tom was installing Wood trim on the door - the tool is called Twist-Lok.
    http://www.twist-lok.com/
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    Default Re: drill adapter to square drive

    Quote Originally Posted by BigWalt View Post
    FYI..I have not see what tool Tom is using.

    I was only going by what the OP said. "adapts to a square bit driver".

    Please Show me a picture of what Tom is using.

    Is this it?
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    Default Re: drill adapter to square drive

    TOUCHDOWN!!!!!

    Who makes it and where can I find one???!!!!

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