Avoid the possibility of joint failure in your chairs, stools or log furniture with this clever expanding cutter and wedge ring system. The high-speed steel Tenon-Lok cutter features spring-action blades that flare out at the base, creating a dovetail-shaped round mortise. The sharpened tapered steel wedge ring then sits in the flared mortise, expanding the tenon with minimal splitting as it gets driven into place. The resulting joint will never come apart and is completely immune to weather-related expansion and contraction. Ideal for repairs or original construction, the Tenon-Lok system requires both a cutter and a matching wedge ring (sold here in convenient multi-packs). Every Tenon-Lok cutter includes a steel setter guide to create an impression on the base of the mortise for the wedge ring to rest in.Using the 1/2" Tenon-Lok Dovetail Drill Bit:1. Drill a standard 1/2" round mortise with a forstner bit or another bit of your choice.2. Chuck the 1/2" Tenon-Lok cutting tool in your drill.3. Before starting the drill, position the Tenon-Lok cutter all the way at the bottom of the mortise.4. Start drilling at a low RPM and push hard enough to extend the cutter's spring-loaded dovetailing blades. Let the drill come to a complete stop before removing the cutter from the mortise.5. On a flat surface, place the setter guide over the ring with the sharp edges up. Fit tenon into guide and tap with mallet just enough to start the ring into the end of the tenon. Now you can proceed with installing the tenon into the mortise. Either clamp the joint together or use a mallet, causing the metal ring to seat itself into the tenon, expanding it for a permanent joint.
This router clamp replaces the original clamp provided with your CNC Shark or CNC Piranha. It allows you to install the Bosch Colt Palm Router onto your Shark. Note: Not compatible with the CNC Shark HD. For an equivalent clamp that will fit the HD see 57868 (sold separately).
Dust Right 4" Quick Release Starter KitMove dust collection from one tool to the next like never before! One end of the 4" Dust Right Tool Port connects tightly to any tool with a 4" dust port, while the other end fits perfectly into the Dust Right Handle (which connects to 4" hose and, ultimately, your dust collector), allowing you to move dust collection to right where you need it. The ports feature a flexible rubber boot on one side that guarantees a tight connection and allows for slight variations in the size of the tool's dust port. Includes two 4" Dust Right Tool Ports with two metal hose clamps Dust Right Handle