Looking inside the chuck, I do see a Torx screw. But the directions make no
mention of removing this screw. Maybe I'll try hammering it a little harder
like Mike Sloane suggested and then attempt to remove this screw.
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org[SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, July 06, 1999 1:38 PM
> To: Bedard, Justin; firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Removing A Keyless Chuck
> not sure about the Dewalt brand, but many drills have a screw which holds
> the chuck onto the drill motor... open up the chuck completely and look
> down into the chuck toward the shaft... if you see a slotted screw it's
> probably left hand thread and must be removed before removing the chuck.
> The procedure your using is correct and it usually takes a couple of good
> AFTER the screw is removed