Indeed, drill bits are essential for woodworking.
There are many kinds of drill bits, and which one serve a specific purpose. Whether you want to make a large or small hole, make it quickly or slowly but precisely, affects the choice.
People often compare Forstner Bit vs. Spade Bit because in many cases, they can do the same job, but give different results.
The primary purpose of this post is to help you find out in which cases each one of the two serves the most efficiently.
I will start by giving a quick look at the two kinds of drill bits, and then continue to analyze its effectiveness in specific cases.