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  1. Shop Safety
    Would I be correct in assuming the mid-point setting (0-10 scale) of a 15A router speed control would result in approximately half of the full speed of the router? I'm trying to limit rpms to around 10K while running a raised panel bit. First time making doors and am a bit intimidated by the...
  2. General Routing
    I was looking for a two to two and a half inch routing bit as recommended for a set of templates I just purchased. It was recommended for use on the router table with use of the guide pin or fulcrum. I found a Freud bit that was 2 inches. I was surprised by the size which turned out to be 2 x 2...
  3. Router Bits - Types and Usage
    Hello, I am looking for a bull nose router bit with a cutting diameter of 28mm (or as close to this as possible) taking into account the differences between mm and inches. I have been quoted to get one made, however if possible would like to find an off the shelf one to keep costs down. Does...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone. Another new member here. Signed up yesterday and looking forward to sharing information and hopefully enhancing my router skills. Been doing woodworking in one form or another for 40+ years. I find it's a great way to relax and in most cases you wind up producing something you...
  5. General Routing
    I am new to table routing. I have a Ryobi ert-1150v router attached to an art-2 ryobi table router and note from articles that appropriate speeds should be used for different bit sizes. Also at some stage I wish to use really large bits e.g. '3 piece kitchen door set' and appreciate that the...
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