## What is the next drill bit size after 7 16?

Drill Bit Hole Diameters
Metric Size Fractional Size
18 mm .7087 27/64
19 mm .7480 7/16
20 mm .7874 29/64

What is the next size drill bit after 5 16?

What is this? For shank bits, you’ll work with these sizes: 1/2; 33/64; 17/32; 35/64; 9/16; 37/64; 19/32; 39/64; 5/8; 41/64; 21/32; 43/64; 11/16; 45/64; 23/32; 47/64; 3/4; 49/64; 25/32; 51/64; 13/16; 53/64; 27/32; 55/64; 7/8; 57/64; 29/32; 59/64; 15/16; 61/64; 31/32; 63/64; 1; 1-1/8; 1-1/4; 1-3/8; 1-1/2.

### What size hole do I drill for a 5/16 bolt?

They have slightly different requirements for some screw sizes.

Screw Size Screw Threads per Inch Recommended Hole Diameter
#10 12 0.1590″
#12 11 0.1875″
#14 / 1/4″ 10 0.2188″
5/16″ 9 0.2900″

How do you read a drill gauge?

Check the Shank It’s small, but it usually has the drill-bit diameter stamped into the metal; the number is written in fractions. For example, the markings may read: 1/4-inch, 3/6-inch or 25/32. Some graduate in 16ths, some graduate in 32nds, some even graduate in 64ths.

#### Do they make drill bits smaller than 1 16?

Fractional-inch drill bit sizes For Morse taper-shank drill bits, the standard continues in 1/64 inch increments up to 1¾ inch, then 1/32 inch increments up to 2¼ inch, 1/16 inch increments up to 3 inches, 1/8 inch increments up to 3¼ inches, and a single 1/4 inch increment to 3½ inches.

What size is number 16 drill bit?

1/32″
Drill Bit Size Chart

Size Decimal Equivalent Size
69 0.0292 11/64″
.75 mm 0.0295 17
68 0.031 4.40 mm
1/32″ 0.0312 16

## What is a step up from 5 16?

Standard Combination Wrenches (1/4, 5/16, 11/32, 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16, 5/8, 11/16, 3/4, 13/16, 7/8, 15/16, 1)