The MILWAUKEE® RED HELIX™ Cobalt Drill Bit is engineered for extreme durability and longer life in hard metal applications. The Milwaukee Cobalt drill bits are designed with a VARIABLE HELIX ™ that includes an aggressive 35° Helix Angle which ends at 15°. The 135° SPLIT POINT TIP™ delivers a precision start and prevents walking for fast, accurate holes in Hard Metal, PVC and wood. The tapered drill bits feature a new ENHANCED TAPERED WEB™ that strengthens the bit's core to increase flute durability. The cobalt twist drill bits are ideal for tough applications, providing up to 15X life vs. Black Oxide Drill Bits™.