No need to use an unsafe method. A google search for “eye bolt drill driver tool” turns up a safe tool at Home Depot for under $8: Ryobi SpeedLoad+ Wing Nut / Eye and Hook Bolt Driver Bit Kit
Model # AR2011
Internet # 202518733
Store SKU # 146380
or another tool at McFeely’s for under $7 at Wolfcraft Hook Driver Wc-2422
I suspect there are others, I stopped at the first 2 I found.
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