How Oscillating Tools Work - ADVERTISING ADVERTISING An oscillating tool works with a side-to-side movement. The oscillation is very slight (about 3 degrees) and very fast (about strokes per minute), so it feels more like vibration. A saw blade is shown
Spin two nuts onto the bolt, tightening them against each other. Then chuck the bolt into the drill and hold a hacksaw blade against the spinning bolt. The nuts help to steady the blade and clean off burrs when you unscrew them.