[WEEKLY TECH TIPS] What are 3D Carving Router Bits?

The 3D Carving Router Bit provides the extra length needed to carve 3D shapes out of solid wood, plastic, foam, and other materials. The tapered CNC router bit design provides extra strength while maintaining a small radius at the tip of the bit. This unique design provides clearance when routing...

[WEEKLY TECH TIPS] What Is V-carving?

V-carving is a cutting method that utilizes a V-bit to create designs with different widths. The shape of the V-shaped bit creates a narrower carving at the tip of the bit and wider at the bottom of the bit, as opposed to using a straight-cut bit, which consistently provides an...

[WEEKLY TECH TIPS] What are chamfer and V-groove router cutters?

These router cutters have V-shaped bodies of different angles. They're designed to produce V-shaped grooves, chamfers, and bevels for a wide range of applications. Design Flutes: Chamfer and V-groove cutters can have one, two, or three flutes. Bottom cut: Some models have cutting edges that extend to the tip of...

[WEEKLY TECH TIPS] What is the difference between V-Groove and V-bits?

CNC V-Bits are single flute bits with one cutting edge. They are designed to be most efficient in fine detail engraving in hardwood, aluminum, brass, copper, etc. Commonly used in the engraving industry, they are available in different sizes and lengths. SpeTool offers SPE-X Coated versions (like the W06008, W06009,...