Solid Carbide tools are used by many industries, such as, Van Panel Outfitters, Joiners, Bedroom, Kitchen and Bathroom manufacturers. The tools also excel on solid surface materials, such as Formica, Masonite, Synegite Board, Veneers and all types of Particle Board.
At slower speeds, they also cut Aluminium or Aluminium coated foam products. In conclusion a great all round tool.
Available as stock in two and three flute, thus depending on the application and the speed and feed rates. In addition, we manufacture a four flute and single flute bespoke tool.
To clarify, Downcut Solid Carbide Spiral tooling assists in holding work pieces in place when routing. For example, where any movement may occur during the cutting action.
Upcut Solid Carbide tooling assists the cut, by pulling chips up through the workpiece. Therefore, preventing problems when plunging.
And finally, Compression Spirals have both up and down shear cut. Thus providing a down shear cutting action on the top, and an up shear cutting action on the bottom of the board. The best choice for edge trimming on double faced veneered boards, as a result these cutters ensure a good finish on both faces of laminated and solid timber boards.