rberq wrote:Thanks for all the replies. Lowe's carries the Lenox hole saws that several of you have recommended highly. They are inexpensive except for having to buy the arbor. They look so simple and innocent, though, that it's hard to imagine them going through plate steel.
The key with a hole saw is, if possible, drill from both sides. Just drill until the pilot goes through then pick the hole up on the opposite side. Makes a much cleaner hole with very little burr to take off.