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Beach Parasol Drill?

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Northampton, United...
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Beach Parasol Drill?

Strange question I know, but does anyone know if it is possible to hire one of those drills people use on the beach to "drill in" sun parasols? If so, from where? We're travelling from the UK so it's not really practical to bring a drill with us!

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Tampa, Florida
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1. Re: Beach Parasol Drill?

you can buy them at Walmart for about $10

Northampton, United...
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2. Re: Beach Parasol Drill?

Fantastic, thanks Sunshine :)

Northampton, United...
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3. Re: Beach Parasol Drill?

I don't mean the anchor screw for the umbrella - I've seen people use a cordless drill with a huge bit on the end to drill a hole the sand for the anchor to screw into!

Bradenton, Florida
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4. Re: Beach Parasol Drill?

The sand anchor is better and more practical. All the beach shops groceries drug stores sell them for about $10. Easy to use, no noise.

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