Grooving cutter for routing wood grooves
Grooving cutters are among the most frequently used cutters in the group of wood cutters. Straight grooves can be used to decorate a surface and can be either parallel, diagonal, or milled into wood at the edges. Cable grooves or grooves in furniture construction are also a frequent area of application. The depth of the groove depends on the total length of the cutter. The routing cutter can also be used for Workpieces are cut off by routing through the wood.
The different types
The following basic types are distinguished:
- Single-edged slot routing cutter Z1,
- double-edged slot routing cutter Z2,
- double-edged slot routing cutter Z2 with basic cutting edge.
As a rule, all grooving cutters are basic cutting cutters, which means that the cutter tip is ground and can therefore be easily immersed in the material. But there are also those that have a special basic cutting edge. The routing result then shows a very cleanly milled bottom of the groove. This is important when the groove is used as an ornament on a workpiece is attached. The optics becomes thereby clearly more beautiful.
Special types of slot routing cutters are the T-slot routing cutters and V-slot routing cutters. In our online shop we also offer indexable insert cutters for the production of groove forms. You will also find groove cutters in 12 mm shank.
If screwless wood joints are required, the slot routing cutter is used for routing finger tines. With the appropriate routing template, the Clean routing of recesses. You will find the matching templates and routing cutters in our routing machine category.