Drill safely in flammable environments. These drill bits help you meet OSHA requirements in areas such as mines, refineries, and chemical plants where flammable materials are present.
Do not use these bits in direct contact with acetylene. Dust from beryllium copper can be toxic, so don't grind or sharpen them.
Non-sparking and anti-static tools have a common purpose-to prevent fires or explosions caused by flammable materials in production facilities. However, they are all designed to prevent specific hazards and should not be confused.
Choosing a perfect type of hammer for metalsmithing or jewelry work is rarely as simple as picking up the one closest to you. Different types of hammers have different uses and each style is perfectly suited for its intended use.
Beryllium Bronze (aka Beryllium Copper) is high strength, non sparking, and non metallic
Specialized applications include: hazardous environments, aerospace, musical instruments, and precision measurement devices