Machine Screws Drill/Tap Info Version 1.4.5 released


Machine Screws Drill/Tap Info Version 1.4.4 released tonight – so check your market for an update in your apps. There are many improvements:

** Android 4.0.x / ICS Now Supported
** minor bug fixes
** search button opens screw selection drop down menu
** better support for 7″ tablets
** app only supports Android 2.2 & up
(this is must for the version 1.5 & 2.0 development paths)
** SQLite Database incorporated for dev. path

EDIT:  Now at version 1.4.5 – a minor correction was made for the M16x1.5 thread.
The major diameter had an error in the 16 mm conversion.  Conversion was .571 inch and was updated to .630 – many thanks to user Mike who pointed this out!

More updates are coming!!  I have lots of improvement suggestions from users. This IS the first step to making these happen.  Changes above are high priority.

Thank you for your support!

My Must Have Android Apps . . .

A good friend asked me recently what are my “Must Have Android Apps” – so here is the list!

Merry Christmas!

Touchdown Exchange
(for MS Outlook exchange accounts)
Amazon Kindle Reader
Amazon App Store (side load)
Apps 2 SD Pro
Caller Info
Google Authenticator
Catch Notes and/or Epistle
Adobe Flash Player
Google Docs
Google Finance
Google Goggles
Google Maps & Google Latitude
Google Music
Google Reader
Evernote & Evernote Widget
Printer Share
Swift Key X
Flight Track
Fly Delta
Google Plus
GPS Status
Jim’s Date Calculator
Machine Screws Drill Tap
MX Video Player & codecs
Urban Spoon
3G Watch Dog
Documents to Go
Google Voice
Wifi File Explorer

Machine Screws Drill/Tap Info update v1.4.0 – Released!


Machine Screws Drill/Tap Info Version 1.4.0 released tonight – so check your market for an update in your apps.  There are many improvements:

– added UNS + UNEF series <- added at users requests
– added fine Metric series <- added at users requests
– added minor diameters <- added at users requests
– added STI Tap Drills <- added at users requests
– database optimized <- works a little faster
– remembers last screw <- app now remembers your last screw picked
– remembers SI or English  <- app now remembers where you last used it
– drill chart update <-drill chart has all the new screws! 20+ more
– diagram update <-the diagram was updated with interactive dimensions
– about, QR, email added <- better menus with more information
– better landscape views <-most phone users, should like the more efficient landscape view
– small tablet support  <-small phone users, and mid range tablets now with better views!
– Honeycomb support <-table users will love the new dual portrait and landscape views!
– installs to SD card


The update was not be the heavy 2.0 promised earlier; but, this one will not disappoint you either.  I have many changes (all for the good) and we’re still working toward the 2.0 release.

Thank you for your support!