Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Weekly Tip • For a Cleaner Cut

Solid carbide router bits provide the longest tool life with the best rigidity and finish.
... and they stay sharp longer.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Weekly Tip • Proper Feed and Speed Check

After you are finished cutting your material, run a "Cool Tool" test by checking the temperature of the tool.
If a proper feed and speed were utilized, the tool should be at or near room temperature.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Weekly Tip • A few words on Collet and Tool Life

Collets and bits should be cleaned after every tool change to extend collet and tool life.

Also, collets should be changed on a regular basis, generally speaking, after 400-500 run time hours.