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Old 09-19-2013, 06:18 AM   #1
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Sorry, asking this here because most folks say use square bit screws and impact for installing hardi backer.

My question is: What GOOD quality square bit do you use? One that came with screws has stripped some, partially because of my poor skills I am sure!

Suggestions? for better quality square bit?

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Old 09-19-2013, 07:07 AM   #2
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Milwaukee or DeWalt are good and easy to find---they are sold in bulk if you are wrecking them ----

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And look on the packaging, it should say impact ready right on the package.
I gave up on trying to use screws in tile board.
I tried predrilling with a masonry bit and counter sinking and some still would not set flush even with an impact driver.
I went back to nailing it instead.
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