51 wide maximum capacity 60 ultra track rails 32 double track rails. Make router sled the router sled needs to be very straight and stiff this is to prevent any bowing in the wood which can make low spots when planing.
I also made the hole for the router bit 1 1 2 wide.
Router planing sled bit. Cnc spoilboard surfacing router bits 1 2 inch shank 2 inch cutting diameter slab flattening router bit planing bit wood milling cutter planer woodworking tool by nitomak carbide 4 5 out of 5 stars 434. The slab flattening mill can mill boards up to 40 in width and 58 in length. Router sled surfacing router bit surface planing router bit.
The slab flattening mill can mill slabs up to 3 7 16 and the minimum thickness depends on the travel of the router and length of the blade. 5 coupon applied at checkout save 5 with coupon. Take your dimensions of your router and bit and apply it to your sleds dimensions.
3 tall ultra track aluminum rails support the router and won t deflect as you move the router back and forth over the stock. 27 wide maximum capacity 36 ultra track rails 16 double track rails. Router bit not included.
Our planing sled is an affordable solution for surfacing or milling live edge slabs wide stock butcher blocks or workbenches removing a finish from a surface and other jobs impossible for a planer. The slab flattening mill pro is able to mill slabs and boards as thin as and as thick as 3 3 8. Our planing sled is an affordable solution for surfacing or milling live edge slabs wide stock butcher blocks or workbenches removing a finish from a surface and other jobs impossible for a planer.
Router bit not included. Plywood is a great choice for a sled as the cross lamination of the wood grain mean that it s dimensionally stable and there s usually plenty of scrap plywood around. It is commonly used in leveling wood surfaces and over live edges.
Instead of going for a ready made router sled you can create one using readily available materials. Most of the wood that i level out with a router sled i plane down to around 1 to 1 inches thick so using sections of 2 4 s as the bases for the sled works fine but if i m leveling a larger slab of wood that i want to be thicker i simply attach the rails to thicker bases such as 3 4 or 4 4 blocks of wood. Cnc spoilboard surfacing router bits 1 4 inch shank 1 inch cutting diameter slab flattening router bit planing bit wood planing bit dado planer bit by nitomak carbide 4 6 out of 5 stars 388.
A router sled is one of the essential tools for perfecting the surfaces of materials. The router base was 5 3 4 so i made the inside width of the sled 5 7 8 the router will fit into this with an offset of 1 8. Router sled router bits.