Hand drills are one of the most basic and needed tools you can have as part of your collection of tools. They can be used many ways such as boring holes into a variety of materials and can be used manually or electrically. This kind of drill often has several speeds and come in several varieties such as the breast drill, the miniature hand drill, brace, push drill or the electric hammer drill.
The miniature drill is especially popular and is used when making models. It is also very helpful when making pilot holes for small screws. The brace drill is also very popular because it rotates by cranking the handle while applying pressure. The joist brace is often used for drilling in tight areas. The electric rotary drill is also popular and is used for making holes into many variety of objects and materials.