Create deep, flat-bottomed slots in wood and other materials for weather stripping, molding and more quickly and easily with slotting bits. These Bosch router bits efficiently cut the slots and groves needed to join two pieces of wood together. They can also be used to convert a router table into a biscuit joiner. While you an cut slots with a table saw, slotting bits produce a more even, smooth surface. They also make cutting slots in larger pieces of work safe and easy.
Unlike Bosch edge forming bits, slotting bits create smooth even cuts across the sides and bottoms of the slots and grooves they create. They are available in a variety of sizes, making it easy to create slots of different widths and depths. Bosch slotting bits feature rugged tips made of premium micrograin carbide. Extra fine finishes provide ideal levels of sharpness and edge retention. Tempered and hardened steel shanks increase bit durability and longevity.
Bosch 2-wing slotting cutter bits safely maximize feed rates while providing precision control while cutting slots for T-molding and other applications . Bosch 3-wing slotting cutter bits cut less quickly but produce smooth high-quality finishes for edge detailing. All of these Bosch slotting cutter bits cut to a depth of 1/2 inches and have 5/16 inch arbor holes. The cutting edge lengths on these bits vary from 1/16 inch to 1/4 inch. These bits produce very different cuts than Bosch surface forming bits.
Bosch produces arbors that work with these slotting cutters. They are made of alloy steel. Tempered and hardened steel shanks provide dependable durability. All of these arbors have threaded shanks with ball bearings. Arbors are available for use with 2-wing slotting bits; 1/4-inch arbors for slotting cutters and 5/16-inch arbors for slotting cutters. Tough 5/16-inch arbors for Bosch slotting bits are suitable for 3-wing cutter bits. Ensure every slot you cut for furniture making and woodwork is smooth and precise with Bosch slotting bits.