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Router Bit - Keyhole

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These keyhole router bits are used to produce a keyhole recess for hanging shelves, picture frames and clocks, creating a floating appearance by hiding the wall fasteners. Each bit features diamond ground, micro-grain tungsten carbide tipped blades for long lasting hardness and superior edge retention.
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Router Bit - Keyhole
Regular price From £17.00
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KEY FEATURES
  • 3 Year Warranty
  • Used to produce a keyhole recess for hanging shelves, picture frames and clocks
  • Micro-grain tungsten carbide ensures long lasting hardness and superior edge retention
  • Perfectly balanced, vibration free bodies for a smoother cut
  • Shear angle blades slice the wood for a feather free finish
  • Anti kick back design for maximum operator safety
FULL DESCRIPTION
TCT Router Bits
Each router bit features diamond ground, micro-grain tungsten carbide tipped blades. This tighter micro-grain structure means the blades offer long lasting hardness and superior edge retention. The body of each bit has been turned and then milled with uncompromising precision from a single piece of 4140 high tensile steel to give perfect balance for reduced vibration and therefore smoother cuts. 4140 steel has been chosen because of its toughness, high fatigue strength, and abrasion and impact resistance. The tungsten carbide tips are then brazed onto the bodies using induction to create an extremely strong joint that safely holds under the high stresses that occur when routing. The router bits are suitable for use on softwoods, hardwoods, veneers, laminates and composite materials.

Keyhole Bits
Keyhole bits are used to produce a keyhole recess for hanging shelves, picture frames and clocks to create a floating appearance by hiding the wall fasteners. The smaller bit suits No 8 or No 10 screw heads while the larger bit suits No 10 or No 12 heads. The bit is plunged into the workpiece to create the entry hole, then moved along to create the desired slot length.

Superior Finish and Performance
The shearing angle of the cutting edges ensure they remain in constant contact with the workpiece to allow a smoother, slicing cut which eliminates tear-out and gives a mirror finish. The bits feature right hook angles which further enhances the cut due to the fast removal of chips. These bits feature an anti-kickback design which limits the feed rate of the material being cut to decrease the likelihood of a kickback, meaning each bit conforms to strict German DIN standards to ensure maximum operator safety. ©
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Steve
My first Rutlands Router Bit

This is, as the title suggests, my first Rutlands router bit. I'm super impressed so far. Not done an awful lot with it but in testing it's performed fantastic. Most of my bits are some cheapo Amazon set and were ok to start with but it's time to move on to better quality. Having used Rutlands for many workshop items and tools I'm overall impressed with the quality and customer service.

I have 3 other bits yet to be used but am looking forward to putting them through their paces

Router Bit - Keyhole

Router Bit - Keyhole

Router Bit - Keyhole