These versatile carbide-tipped router bits create a dramatic door frame without complicated joinery. Use these bits to create beautiful outside edges on stile and rail doors and window casings. Can also be used to create mirror and picture frames, crown moldings, chair rails or other decorative trim. Use a slot cutter to make the slot for raised panels or a rabbeting bit to make glass doors, picture frames or mirrors. Bits are designed to work with stock up to 3" wide. Two-flute, carbide-tipped, 1/2" shank with bearing guides and feature anti-kickback design. USA.
Mitered DRAWER Frame Bit #175-4809 is a smaller version of the Door Frame Bit. This 2-flute, carbide-tipped bit makes matching profile drawer frames (to #175-4807) or smaller sized door frames. For 1-1/2" stock
Mitered DRAWER Frame Bit #175-4810 is a smaller version of the Door Frame Bit. This 2-flute, carbide-tipped bit makes matching profile drawer frames (to #175-4805) or smaller sized door frames. For 1-1/2" stock
Router Safety Chart - Suggested Speeds:
|Bit Diameter||Max Speed|
|up to 1"||24000 RPM|
|1-1/16" to 2"||18000 RPM|
|2-1/16" to 2-1/2"||16000 RPM|
|2-9/16" to 3"||14500 RPM|
|over 3"||12000 RPM|
Router Safety Tips:
- Always wear eye and ear protection.
- Always use properly sharpened bits.
- Never use bits that are dull or damaged.
- Shank must be completely inserted into collet and then backed-off approximately 1/16".
- Don't "bottom-out" bit in collet.
- Never partially insert bit into collet. Minimum 1" of shank needs to be in collet.
- Tighten bit securely and recheck periodically for possible slippage or "run-out" due to wear.
- Keep collet clean and replace if worn.
- Never start the router with the bit in contact with wood.
- Always feed your work or router in the proper direction against the bit rotation.
- Don't force feed the bit or overload your router, Feed at a constant moving speed to avoid burning the wood.
- Do not face tool's discharge when operating.
- Always unplug router when changing bits or making adjustments.
- Use a router table and fence whenever possible.
- Make sure your work piece is properly secured and use push blocks, sticks and featherboards whenever possible.
- Keep all your bits, bearings and assemblies clean, lubricated, and securely fastened. To avoid damage, store them properly in a pouch, box or tray.
- The bigger the bit, the lower RPM recommended (see chart).