Torx, Pozidriv or philips recess - NewsThe differences in Torx, Pozi and Philips recess
Chipboard screws in the Netherlands usually have a Pozidriv recess. Nevertheless, the application of screws with a Torx® recess increases slowly.
The advantage of Torx® is the better drive, requiring less pressing force than with the Pozidriv impression. The risk of damaging the screw is lower because the bit less easily shoot from the head. Torx® know impressions in addition, a larger variation in the size of the bits.
Different screw thicknesses need a custom size bit.