Klein Tools® Launches Quick-Release Step Drill Bits with Dual Spiral Flutes for Faster Cuts

November 7, 2023 (Lincolnshire, Ill.) – Klein Tools (www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, introduces a new lineup of Quick Release Step Drill Bits, with updated features that make them versatile for various jobsite projects. 

Quick Release Step Drill Bits (Cat. Nos. QRST01, QRST03, QRST14, QRST11, QRST15)

  • Coated with aluminum titanium nitride and are 10x more durable than steamed black oxide coating for longer bit life
  • Impact rated shaft allows for use with impact drivers and standard drills
  • Double spiral flute removes chips for faster cuts and drilling
  • Laser markings are easy to read for quick size identification
  • Fast-starting, non-walking drill tip
  • Quick release, 1/4-inch hex shank provides a firm, positive grip and won’t spin out in the drill
  • For use on steel (up to 16 gauge), wood, plastic and aluminum






1/8’’ to 1/2’’

1/4’’ to 3/4’’

3/16’’ to 7/8’’

7/8’’ to 1-1/8’’

7/8’’ to 1-3/8’’

“When looking for tools and accessories, professionals are always looking for products that can get the job done and last through tough jobsite conditions,” says Amina Nunn, product manager at Klein Tools. “With Klein’s new line of Quick Release Step Drill Bits, professionals can find just that. These Bits feature dual spiral-flutes, AlTiN coating and are compatible with both standard drills and impact drivers. They can be used on various materials like steel, wood, plastic and aluminum, and come in five different sizes to fit your project needs.” 

For more information, visit www.kleintools.com/new-products or search for #NewKleins on social media.

About Klein Tools

Known by trade professionals worldwide as a premier manufacturer of hand tools, Klein Tools is a family-owned and operated company. Since 1857, Klein Tools has prided itself on designing, developing and manufacturing a wide variety of best-in-class, precision Made in the USA products including pliers, wire strippers, screwdrivers, cutting, crimping tools, and more. Klein Tools remains the number one choice among electricians, ironworkers, HVAC Technicians, and other trade professionals. For more information, visit www.kleintools.com

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