4 Must-Have Router Bits

Live Event - September 16, 2017

Today we’re discussing router bits: a good beginner set as well as the difference between up and down-spiral. Of course, we have lots of Q&A topics too.

  • 1:16 – Wood Whisperer Guild Sale – Chest of Drawers
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  • 6:39 – What would you recommend for the best combination of tools to have in the place of a tablesaw?
  • 9:35 – How do I minimize tearout when cutting a rabbet for a glass panel?
  • 11:35 – What joint would you recommend in the place of a lock miter joint?
  • 13:50 – Do you watch any BBQ YouTube videos?
  • 16:02 – Mark’s top 4 must have router bits.

Here’s a premium 5-piece starter set you might consider. And here’s a nice selection of carbide spiral bits.

  • 20:37 – Can you explain the differences between up and downcut router bits?
  • 26:10 – If I’m filling a crack on a slab, do I need to use epoxy filler?
  • 30:20 – Will epoxy adhere to finished material or only on bare endgrain (Foot sealer)
  • 31:33 – Anything I can do to minimize dust when making crosscuts on my table saw?
  • 32:49 – What color ankle socks?
  • 35:15 – Any tricks for distinguishing 70’s walnut from teak?
  • 36:47 – What is your worst stupid lesson learned in the shop?
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  • 47:50 – 10 years of free plans – http://www.thewoodwhisperer.com/free-plans/
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