The Dremel 4000 Rotary Tool is one of the most versatile starter tools for anyone getting into making things. The applications of this tool are several, thanks to a plethora of bits available. The interchangeable bit system allows the Dremel to go from a carving tool to a cutting tool and then to a sanding and buffing tool. It is great for handling small as well as big projects and is safer compared to its more heavy-duty counterparts.
Training is required to use this tool. The training module can be taken here.
Tips & Tricks
- Make sure to properly tighten the bit in the chuck to avoid it from flying out while in use, leading to possible injuries.
A pdf copy of the manual can be viewed on the sandbox shared drive here.
- Bits - the primary consumable of this tool are bits. These bits last a long time but are often easy to break/wear-off if used incorrectly. In case you break a bit or find one missing, please contact a manager for assistance.