DiamondSure Diamond Drill Bits

Diamond Drill Bits for tile, stone, glass.

Diamond Drill Bit Uses


Diamond Core Drill Bits are premium specialty drill bits designed for drilling in hard abrasive non-ferrous materials.  The electroplate bonded diamond drill bits have a superior design developed through extensive testing.  Material uses include:





  • Window Glass
  • Glass Block
  • Stained Glass
  • Aquarium Glass
  • Glass Fixtures
  • Ceramics
  • China Plates
  • Porcelain Dishes
  • Ceramic Fixtures
  • Porcelain Fixtures
  • Wall Tile
  • Floor Tile
  • Stone Tile
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Porcelain Tile
  • Slate
  • Marble
  • Quartz
  • Granite
  • Limestone

Designed for drilling to depths of about 1/2"
(Not designed for use on metals, concrete, masonry, or with impact hammer drills)


Diamond Core Drill Bits are used most often for the following tasks:

Floor Tile:

  • Toilet Bolt Anchors
  • Heating & Plumbing Pipe Holes
  • Stall Divider Floor Anchors
  • Floor Mounted Fixtures

Wall Tile:

  • Shower Door Installation
  • Shower Curtain Rod Installation
  • Shower Head Holes
  • Shower Faucet Holes
  • Towel Bars
  • Hand Rails
  • Soap Dispensers
  • Shelving Brackets
  • Wall Hangings
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Light Switches
  • Plumbing Pipe Holes
  • Heating Pipe Holes
  • Stall Divider Wall Anchors

Counter Tops & Backsplashes:

  • Faucet & Pipe Holes
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Light Switches
  • Shelving Brackets

Hobbies & Crafts:

  • Glass Block Drilling for Lights
  • China Pottery Drilling Clocks
  • Bottle Drilling for Lights & Lamps
  • Stained Glass Drilling for Clocks
  • Pottery Drilling for Lights & Lamps
  • Glass Drilling for Lights & Lamps
  • Aquarium Flow-Thru Filter Systems


  • Electrical Outlets in Mirrors
  • Light Switchs in Mirrors
  • Overflow Holes in Tanks & Beakers
  • Fiberglass Drilling Showers & Tubs
  • Fiberglass Drilling Boats & Campers


Inappropriate Uses

There are some materials that are NOT appropriate for using Electroplated Diamond Core Drill Bits.  The following are NOT appropriate uses:

Do Not Use On:

  • Hard Metals (use steel or carbide steel bit)
  • Concrete or Concrete Products (use carbide steel concrete bit)
  • Concrete Wall Board (use carbide steel concrete bit)
  • Masonry Products (use carbide steel concrete bit)
  • Porcelain-Cast Iron Fixtures (carbide steel bit required on iron layer)
  • Deep Drilling Soft Stone over 1/2" deep (use carbide or sintered diamond bit)
  • Deep Drilling Hard Stone over 1/2" deep (use sintered diamond bit)


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