It's one of the most popular tools in a woodworking shop “ and for good reason! The router is a versatile tool that can be put to use duplicating part shapes, adding decorative profiles and shadow lines and creating a variety of joinery, from half-blind dovetails to box joints.We've compiled some great information about using your router, and picking out the right bits “ plus many great projects to build with the help of this handy tool! You'll learn all about Router Bits: Cost, Quality, Value, how to make Box Joints on the Router Table, and about Avoiding Router Tearout. Build a Simple Dresser, Router-Made Picture Frames, an Outdoor Storage Chest and a Full-Size Mirror. You can even learn how to Rout Butterfly Keys. You'll find all this and more in the Winter 2015 Router Projects and Techniques publication from Woodworker's Journal.
This is a replacement straight router bit for the 4212 Porter-Cable 12" Dovetail Jig (29550, sold separately). Use it for box joints. Two flutes for optimal chip removal, with an overall Length of 2-1/2". Diameter is 13/32" and carbide height is 1".
Designed with plenty of chip clearance, Freud's Single-Flute Straight Bits work well for general stock removal at fast feed rates. They're ideal for cutting narrow grooves and channels, such as those for drawer bottoms. The bits cut all composition materials, plywoods, hardwoods and softwoods. Use them on CNC and other automatic routers as well as hand-held and table-mounted portable routers.This single flute Freud bit was designed for high production work with maximum chip clearance for fast feed rates.Cuts all composition materials, plywoods, hardwoods, and softwoods.Use on CNC and other automatic routers as well as hand-held and table-mounted portable routers.Features TiCo Hi-Density carbide for longer bit life and a flawless finish.Perma-SHIELD Non-stick Coating protects from heat, gumming, and corrosion.Each bit is computer-balanced and precision-ground for the smoothest possible cuts.
Porter-Cable's unique door hinge routing template is highly adjustable, allowing you to rout hinge mortises for various door thicknesses and hinge lengths. Once adjusted, just tap the included double-headed nails through the guide holes to hold it in place, and rout out your hinge mortise with the included bearing-guided router bit. Designed to be used on the door and the door jam.