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Tungsten carbide? Skill level is beginning woodworker

Started this discussion. Last reply by brinda Ashley Feb 15.



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MINICOOPERUSAF posted a status
"Closet organizer made of wood"
Apr 20
Tim Grace replied to MINICOOPERUSAF's discussion 'Router bits'
"Yes, they are.  The carbide from the Freud Quadra-cut bits leave an incredibly smooth finish.  I do have a couple of Whiteside bits that also leave a very smooth cut - much better than the Skil or Bosch bits they replaced. I still use…"
Jan 14
MINICOOPERUSAF replied to MINICOOPERUSAF's discussion 'Router bits'
"@glens and @kenkortch thank you both for the replies. Great advice "
Jan 12
Ken Kortch replied to MINICOOPERUSAF's discussion 'Router bits'
"The best router bit advice I've read is to invest in a decent lower cost router bit set when a beginner (I chose the MLCS 8377 1/2" shank 15 piece router set - which are carbide tipped), and then replace those bits that you use most -…"
Jan 12
Glen S replied to MINICOOPERUSAF's discussion 'Router bits'
"I started with the cheap assortment pack of 1/4" shanked bits from a store somewhere. Been so long I don't know where they were bought at. They will work just fine. Just take your time & make multiple passes getting to where you want…"
Jan 10
MINICOOPERUSAF replied to CPL's discussion 'Bench Clamp not working (Came with Mobile project center)'
"I have the same work bench with clamps, works great. Contact Kreg, good people ready to help"
Jan 10
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Router bits

Tungsten carbide? Skill level is beginning woodworker
Jan 10
MINICOOPERUSAF left a comment for Leah Shadeed
"Welcome, the Kreg tools are great for beginning DIYers like myself . I built an end table with Kreg tools. Check out Ana White blog for some great beginner ideas"
Jan 10
MINICOOPERUSAF replied to KregRep's discussion 'New Members: Please Introduce Yourself!'
"Thank you Earl and Ken."
Feb 24, 2018
MINICOOPERUSAF commented on Gary roofner's blog post 'Kreg mobile project center'
"Nice idea!"
Aug 26, 2017
MINICOOPERUSAF replied to KregRep's discussion 'New Members: Please Introduce Yourself!'
"My name is Diane, retired USAF. Beginner woodworker, built a small table with Kreg JIG . I like Kreg, products are good quality and easy to use. I am happy I found the Kreg Community . Eager to learn from you all. I am looking for my next beginner…"
Aug 26, 2017
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Aug 26, 2017

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Which Kreg products do you own?
Kreg Jig K4, Accu-Cut, Screw Organizer, Kreg Screws, Wood Project Clamps, Bench Clamps
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Beginner Woodworker
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What's one interesting fact about you, your life, your garage, shop, or home?
Beginner with patience to learn. Please share ideas for more beginner projects

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