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BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit Review

John Malecki

BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit Review

John Malecki Reviews the Carbide Tip Hammer Drill Bit Made to Last

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May 30, 2020

If you guys remember the modern industrial coffee table I made a while back, you remember the difficulty I had making that concrete top. After two tries I finally got the top right and it turned out great. While I haven’t tackled many concrete jobs since then, I’ve recently been envisioning how I could begin incorporating this type of industrial look into my work.

That’s why I was super jazzed when the Home Depot asked me to try out the BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit. In the midst of a massive home renovation and looking to grow as a builder, the BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit opens up a number of doors for me, allowing me to get the job done quickly and with more ease than ever before. I know you’re dying to know more, so check out all my favorite features in the BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit below and let me know what you think.


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BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit: The Specifications

The Carbide Tip Drill Bit Designed for Impact

drill bit in cement wall

A major problem that builders encounter when working with concrete is getting through the strong surface without cracking. Additionally, reinforcing rebar can cause shredding of the bit, bringing your project to a screeching halt. 

The BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit is built with a 100% carbide tip that provides you with a longer life in concrete and concrete with rebar. It does this with specially made diffusion bonding technology that keeps the impact evenly spread across the tip. With this, you’re maximizing the effort of the entire bit instead of just the tip, expanding the lifespan up to 5x in concrete with rebar.

This bit is designed and optimized for heavy-duty rotary hammers, helping you bring superior power to each and every project. Whether your rotary hammer is wired or cordless, the BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit stays energy-efficient thanks to a 4-2-2 fluter design that permits up to 25% more holes per charge. This way you can properly anchor concrete in DIY projects, home renovations, and big-time construction jobs without having to worry whether or not you have the tools on hand to get the job done.

BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit: The Pricing

Great Value for a Bit Built to Last by BOSCH

bosch drill bit on a wood table

As I mentioned, I don’t take on a ton of concrete-based projects. However, there’s nothing more frustrating for me than having to make 15 trips to the hardware store when I don’t have the right tools for the job — or worse — a tool that isn’t durable enough to get the job done (no offense, Home Depot. You know I’m your biggest fan).

As such an affordable price, the BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit is the perfect choice for a number of uses. Not only are you getting a bit that’s made to last, but you’re getting a tool that’s strong enough to power through even your toughest job. Go big or go home, I like to say, and this drill bit certainly does just that.


BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit: $8.97

My Final Thoughts

A Win for Construction, A Win for Builders, a Win for You at Home

As a builder continuously looking to branch off into new project types and materials, a can see how the BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit really opens doors for me. Putting durability and versatility first in tools is always something I look for, and this drill bit does exactly that. I know that this thing will be able to tackle every project of its kind, which is why I couldn’t recommend the BOSCH Bulldog Xtreme ¼” x 4” x 6 ½” SDS-Plus Carbide Rotary Hammer Drill Bit enough. Trust me on this — try it out for yourself and see the unbelievable difference this kind of power can add to your life.


Thanks for checking out this tool review! If you liked it, be sure to check out some of my furniture builds:


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John Malecki

I used to be an offensive lineman in the NFL, Now I run my own furniture business and am completely self taught. In my videos and posts you'll see a variety of wood and metal work as well as some tips and tricks. Enjoy!