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Old December 3, 2010, 12:08 AM
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Default Drill bit size for M3 screws?

Hello everyone,

New to modding cases here and was wondering what drill bit size I should use for M3 screws.

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Old December 3, 2010, 04:00 AM
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Do you want the screws to fit through, or are you looking for something that the threads will bite into (not normally recommended)?
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I would just like the screws to fit through where I won't need a washer.
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Old December 3, 2010, 09:19 AM
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According to this chart... twist drills the closest standard US size would be a 1/8" bit.
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Yeah looks about right, about .005 above clearance.

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