Morris Dovey (in Tit0g.12$ email@example.com) said:
| DamnYankee (in
| firstname.lastname@example.org) said:
|| Thank you! I don't know how many "Googles" I have done but alas I
|| was looking for router bits and never thought about CNC tools.
|| This is exactly what I need. Any idea if they carry a sleeve so
|| this will fit in my 1/2 inch router chuck? MLCS carrys them but
|| it's only a 4 dollar item and I'll pay more than that for shipping.
| De nada. Instead of a sleeve, please [PLEASE!] spend for the 3/8"
| collet from your router manufacturer. I think it'll be a much safer
| solution (50% fewer possibilities for slippage) - and may well pay
| for itself in the first project.
I just want to follow up on my previous post:
I found that the Porter-Cable 42975 3/8" collet costs $11.95 - and the
PC 42133 3/8" to 1/2" collet adapter (sleeve) costs $11.69 (both at
For the 26-cent difference, I'd go for the PC 42975 collet. BTW, this
is advertized as fitting the PC 690, 9690, 691, 693, 693PK, 7529,
97529, 7518, 7519, 7538, and 7539 routers.
I'm guessing that the other vendors/manufacturers are offering similar
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