Straight shank: The most common shank for drilling machines.
Morse taper shank: The most common shank for a drill press.
Hex bit: 1/4 inch screw bits are common for use with handheld screwdriver.
SDS-Plus (SDS+): The most common SDS-size and take hammers/chisels up to 4 kg.
SDS-Max: Designed for hammers/chisels over 5 kg.
Flange: The most common fastening for cutting and grinding discs, as well as some wheel brushes in metal.
M14 thread: Thread common on metal brushes used on angle grinders.
Square: Square shank common on thread tap tools.
Weldon: Weldon-skaft är vanligt på kärnborr.