EXOCARB® XH-DRL Drills (5172)

The Solution for Removing Broken Cut Taps from Parts


The EXOCARB® XH-DRL drill series is specifically designed to remove cut taps that have broken off in the hole during tapping. Sold invdividually or in sets, this tool is a cost-effective alternative to EDM as a means of removing broken taps.


Trigon flute form

High rigid geomtry designed to allow drill penetraion into hardened tool steel.

Sold individually or in sets

Flexibility to solve one problem or many when encountered on the shop floor.

Application Guide

ISO Work Material Recommended
P Low Carbon Steel : 1010, 1018
P Medium Carbon Steel : 1035, 1045
P High Carbon Steel : 1065
P Alloy Steels : 4140, 4340
P Die Steels
M Stainless Steels : 300
M Stainless Steels : 400
M Stainless Steels : 17-4PH
K Cast Iron
N Aluminum : 6061, 7075
N Aluminum : Casting
S Nickel Alloy : Inconel
S Titanium : 6AL4V (30HRC)
H Hardened Steels : ~35 HRC
H Hardened Steels : 35-45 HRC
H Hardened Steels : 45-50 HRC
H Hardened Steels : 50-70 HRC

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When cut tap has broken in the part and needs to be removed.


Cannot remove broken forming taps.

Additional Information

When grinding or regrinding industrial cutting tools, residual grinding dust may occur. This dust may contain chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm.
For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov