If your lines were drawn out to locate a center punch
location, getting the punch right at the intersection of the lines is a matter of skill and good eyesight.
We extracted and analyzed the folates of DSS (50 [micro]L) center punches
(n = 15) from each of two sera and noted reasonably consistent within-assay folate concentrations (CV <10%).
Align your screw holes perfectly with a center punch
or a Vix bit (see Buyer's Guide).
Now I just placed the stock with the lower tang center punch
mark on the point of the rod in the vise and positioned the point of the drill bit in the other punch mark.
4 CONDUCT A CENTER PUNCH
TEST on poured concrete walls and slabs before you shoot power fasteners.
A There are a number of things you can do the more precisely to locate your center punch
The dimple serves as a substitute for a center punch
mark to prevent wandering when drilling into a curved surface.
The spot was marked and struck with a spring loaded automatic center punch
. If you have to be very precise, always use a center punch
before you drill.
power drill), use a center punch
and hammer to lightly nick (don't pound hard!) the tile's hard, glazed surface.
the intersect point, giving it a fairly deep dimple so that a drill bit can start cutting without walking off target.
(The top of the receiver was ground a few thousands until it was easily marked with a center punch
.) The hole was started with a center drill, then deepened with the #31 drill bit.