So here's the problem. I'm building a router table and have purchased
woodpeckers cast aluminum insert plate for it. They are even kind
enough to sell me a template to cut the opening. The template is 3/4"
MDF. I have a Freud FT2000 plunge router and am using a 5/8" diameter
pattern bit with a 1/2" cutter length.
The problem is that with the router plunged (and locked) all the way
down the bearing on the bit is just barely below the router base.
With the 1/2" cutter length, this isn't going to do much great cutting
when the router is sitting on top of the 3/4" MDF template.
Am I going about this wrong???? I'm a little dubious about adding a
Thanks for reading.