Creating rabbets is quick and easy using these purpose-made bits for the task. Producing smooth cuts on both surfaces of the rabbet, it can used for joining boards or for letting in back panels. Cuts all composition materials, plywood, hardwood, and soft wood.
Cutting Length: 1/2"
Cutting Depth: 1/2"
Shank Diameter: 1/4"
Total Length: 2-1/4"
Bearing: 1/2" x 3/16" x 4.987 (replacement model R3ZZ1)
Craftex Blue Tornado bits are CNC machined to have perfect balance and leave a smooth finish. All bits are manufactured from 4140 & 5140 steel and are put through a special heat treatment process to ensure proper hardness and tensile strength to prevent bending or breaking. Tungsten micro-grain C3 carbide gives the cutter long-lasting strength that can be sharpened many times over.
Craftex Blue Tornado bits have an anti-kickback design along with a non-stick coating for easy pitch removal. Finished with an automotive semi-transparent finish, to give a long-lasting shine. All Craftex Blue Tornado router bits and shaper cutters are backed by a limited, life-time warranty.
I thought I was getting a 1/2 " shank but it was only a 1/4". I was afraid it would vibrate terribly in hard wood but it was smooth as silk.
Would still like a 1/2" shank but worked fine as it was.