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Forum topic by bonesbr549 posted 05-05-2016 12:56 PM 1104 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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05-05-2016 12:56 PM

Stopped by woodcraft today to get some bits to go with the new cnc. Had not been satisfied with early results using standard router bits for playing. It do make a diff. I put Amana close on my list behind Whiteside in quality. I only got to use one of the vgroves last night got home late, but so far a great improvement. Will get to try the ballnose this weekend.

If any of you have any experiences let me know.

-- Sooner or later Liberals run out of other people's money.

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#1 posted 05-05-2016 02:08 PM

Amana makes a good product. I’ve been using their saw blades and router bits for at least 20 years, and don’t have a problem with them.. They cater mostly to cabinet shops and such. I got my bits and blades from a local sharpening service…......... Jerry (in Tucson)

-- Jerry (in Tucson)

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#2 posted 05-07-2016 06:17 AM

For my 2ยข I like ‘em. Have several of their router bits for many years. No complaints here, comparable value with other brands I’ve tried.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#3 posted 05-07-2016 06:28 AM

standard bits, shipped with machines are usually worst crap possible. try CMT Orange (favorite middle class) or Onsrud (best i ever had). Especially spiral and possible downcuts :)

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#4 posted 10-15-2016 05:55 AM

bones there is an Amana sponsored web site with exceptional vidoes and projects.

Or the Amana site

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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