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Skil 2887-B4 cordless Drill - Chuck spins and secures bit but then entire chuck stops spinning when drilling hole. Is this a gearbox problem. If so, is it better to throw away and buy new drill.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: The chuck no longer spins on my drill

Hi your best chance is to try ebay for one with the motor gone.
Other than that best you can do is buy another drill the same so you will have a spare battery.
You could try Skill for a gear but it probably will be the price of a new drill.

Posted on Dec 02, 2008

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SOURCE: How do I change the chuck on a 5 amp skil drill. It is keyless.

If it's anything like their other drills, there is a safety screw with left-hand threads inside chuck.

  1. Turn it clockwise until loose.
  2. Then insert the short arm of a 3/8" hex wrench and tighten.
  3. Strike long arm of wrench sharply counter-clockwise and chuck should loosen to unthread from spindle.

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

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SOURCE: Bit or chuck type for a Skil 717 hammer drill

I have a Skill 717, too. It has a hex shank. Here are a couple places that I've located that carry (some) parts:
www.icscuttingtools.com (pages 155 & 157)
www.bamanufacturing.com/page_15.htm

also try:
www.ereplacementparts.com
www.toolpartsdirect.com

Posted on Mar 09, 2010

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SOURCE: Can't remove the chuck from

Hi
1) check if the chock have a screw fasting it to the arbol if there is one you need to take it out and these crews are left hadle thred
try to fit a pic steel or tool in the chock and tap it hard clock wise then you can take off the screw after tacking off the screw put back the pic steel and tap it hard contra clock wise while holdng the drill and hoppfully it will be out.

Posted on Oct 07, 2010

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