Sustainability in the Drill Bit Industry: A Guide to Drill Bit Disposal

October 24, 2023

In nearly every industry, sustainability is becoming more and more important. This is especially so in drilling technology. Sustainability has become a paramount concern that resonates across most drilling businesses–whether drilling for oil, natural gas, or water. This growing commitment to sustainability is important for the long-term sustainability of companies, the environment, and many other […]


Avoiding Drilling Mistakes: Top Tips and Safety Guidelines

September 25, 2023

When it comes to drilling, precision is vital. A seemingly small mistake can lead to costly errors and safety hazards. Whether you’re a DIY enthusiast or a seasoned pro, understanding and avoiding common drilling mistakes is essential.  In this guide, we’ll explore some of the most frequent drilling blunders and provide actionable solutions and proper […]


Why Re-run Drill Bits Can Be a Good Fit for Some Projects

June 1, 2023

Re-run drill bits are a crucial tool in the drilling industry. They are designed to be used multiple times and can save drillers a significant amount of money. Essentially, re-run drill bits are drill bits that have been used before and have been reconditioned to be as good as new. This means any damage or […]


Water Well Drilling: What Bit Type Do I Need?

April 24, 2023

If you’re familiar with drilling at all, you know it’s all about the geology. It’s no different when drilling for water wells. Rock formation type, depth of the overburden, bedrock and the aquifer all play a role in how you determine the method of drilling and which equipment and drill bits you need. You might […]


Matrix Body PDC Bits vs. Steel Body PDC Bits

March 24, 2023

If you have worked in drilling for any amount of time, you’ve probably heard about PDC bits. PDC stands for “polycrystalline diamond compact,” which describes the material compound that makes up these bits’ cutting surface. Both Matrix Body PDC and Steel Body PDC are made with this compound.  These bits go by many names. They […]