Router Bits

  1. 21515 and 38973 Raised Panel Router Bit - Straight  Horizontal Bit
    Raised Panel Router Bit - Straight - Horizontal
    4 Review(s)
    Horizontal panel-raising bits cut more smoothly than vertical bits, and they also allow you to raise curved panels.

    Starting at: From $64.99

  2. Cuts both the front and the back in one pass for perfectly fitting rails and stiles
    Cove Raised Panel Bit P602
    Guide bearing and horizontal orientation allow you to raise panels for both straight and arched top doors!
  3. Cuts both the front and the back in one pass for perfectly fitting rails and stiles
    Straight Panel Bit with Back Cutter P636
    Guide bearing and horizontal orientation allow you to raise panels for both straight and arched top doors!
  4. 21522  - Horizontal Raised Panel Router Bit - Cove
    Raised Panel Router Bit - Cove - Horizontal
    3 Review(s)
    Horizontal panel raising bits cut more smoothly than vertical bits, and allow you to raise curved panels.

    Starting at: From $64.99

  5. Cuts both the front and the back in one pass for perfectly fitting rails and stiles
    Sale
    Ogee Raised Panel Bit with Back Cutter P605
    Guide bearing and horizontal orientation allow you to raise panels for both straight and arched top doors!

    Regular Price: $137.79

    Special Price $103.34

  6. Horizontal Raised Panel Router Bits
    Raised Panel Router Bit - Ogee - Horizontal
    2 Review(s)
    Horizontal panel raising bits cut more smoothly than vertical bits, and they also allow you to raise curved panels.

    Starting at: From $64.99

Here are some key terms you'll want to know in selecting the right router bit for your project.

Profile: The shape of the bit's edge and the contour of the resulting cut. Common profiles include:

Straight bits make straight cuts such as dadoes and grooves.
Rabbeting bits cut a notch along the edge of a workpiece.
Flush-trim bits trim the edge of one workpiece to match the edge of another.
Chamfer bits cut a bevel on the edge of a workpiece. Round-over bits soften the edge of a workpiece. They come in different radiuses.
Beading bits cut a rounded decorative edge.
Molding bits combine edge-forming profiles into one bit.
Specialty bits – such as dovetail, stile-and-rail, and panel-raising bits – are used to do specific tasks.

Shank: The part of the bit that is secured in the router. The two most common shank sizes are 1/4" and 1/2".

Pilot bearing: On some router bits, the free-rotating metal wheel above or below the cutter that runs along the workpiece edge, acting as a guide.

HSS: High-speed steel.

Carbide: Material often used to make cutting tips on router bits. It's harder than steel and holds an edge longer.

What People are Saying:

I have been ordering from Rockler for almost 20 years and have found their products to be very inexpensive and of high quality. Shipping is fast even when an item is back ordered. The best prices I have found anywhere."

- Orval - 08/07/2012

What People are Saying:

I have been ordering from Rockler for almost 20 years and have found their products to be very inexpensive and of high quality. Shipping is fast even when an item is back ordered. The best prices I have found anywhere."

- Orval - 08/07/2012
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