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How to Use a Router With Edge Bits and Groove Bits

Learn how to use a router and the different shaping and cutting bits that are available.

Excerpted from Do It Yourself Home Improvement

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Round Over Bit Used to Cut Rounded Edge
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Rounding-Over Bit

Edge bits often have a ball bearing in their tips that acts as a guide along the edge of the wood. This eliminates the need for a fence or other guide. This bit produces a uniform rounded edge with a slight rabbet — a finish commonly found in kitchen countertops.



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