If you do a lot of drilling and have the experience and expertise on drill bits and drilling itself, then you should be very aware of buying good quality drill bits. With Alpen innovations, they guarantee accurate work, more reliability and longer working life of their products. Therefore, the demands that they make on their quality, control, research, and development department is set at a high standard. One needs to look for the Alpen, Quality – Made in Austria mark which they qualify as the highest quality and it’s guaranteed. There is a saying often used by Alpen R&D “Good is not good enough, it has to be perfection.

This is the way that they can give a hundred percent guarantee that their production is technically perfect using their state-of-the-art equipment works with the greatest precision. 

“Constant quality controls ensure a trouble-free production process,” said Ryan Hunt Sales Director Vermont Sales the official agents in SA for the famous Alpen brand. “The fact that they can thereby actually achieve their high standards is best demonstrated by one simple statistic: The complaint rate on their products is 0%.” “We are also only too happy to take calls from customers on drilling and choosing the correct drill bit for the job, or wanting specific information on drill bits.” 

“Most DIYers think they know it all when it comes to drilling, drill bit selection and the various available brands and products, however this is not the case. Drilling is an art and so important that one of our key training courses at head office is all about drills and drilling titled ‘Drill bit Science’ this training course covers all you need to know about drill bits and drilling, on the course one can learn all about the science of drill bits. As there is lot to selecting the right drill bit for a job, it’s also knowing what drill bit does what, understanding the material you are drilling into be it steel, wood or masonry, tiles, granite and concrete our training course answers all these questions.” 

“It covers how to handle the drill itself, setting the speed of the drill, how much pressure one needs to put behind the drill, should you use drilling fluids, all this is very important as it prolong the life of your drill bits and get the job done accurately.” said Hunt

The one day course will answer all these questions and will turn you into an expert in drill bit selection and the art of drilling as it covers it all, the course is open free to all Vermont Sales trade customers, store management, their sales consultants and to their own customers the end user at an affordable fee.

Completing this course will stand you in good stead for the rest of your life, when it comes to drill bits and drilling, as it covers the understanding of the properties and grain structure of steel or the material you are drilling into, how carbon steel is made, the role of hardness and tensile strength, all about alloy’s, high-speed steel, drill bit terminology and the different coatings on drill bits and what purpose they serve.

To find out more about the course and book go to www.vsevents.co.za for the 2017 dates. One can also book online or call Shuwetha at Vermont Sales on 011 314 7711

Alpen Drills is a leading international brand at Vermont Sales and is available at leading outlets countrywide for more information talk to your retail outlet or contact, Vermont Sales on 011 314 7711 or visit their web site www.vermontsales.co.za  
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