What is this feature called?

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Forum topic by jmeter posted 08-15-2016 09:04 PM 797 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-15-2016 09:04 PM

I’m trying to find out what this feature is called. It has an undercut to allow you to hang it on a screw.

I assume this is CNCed, but want to know what kind of bit is used to create it.


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#1 posted 08-15-2016 09:12 PM

Keyhole router bit:


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#2 posted 08-15-2016 09:15 PM

Perfect, thanks!

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#3 posted 08-16-2016 02:28 AM

Hint, use small diameter straight router bit (same diameter as smaller diameter on keyhole bit) to remove as much as possible first, then use keyhole bit to clean up and provide final shape.

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#4 posted 08-16-2016 02:50 AM

cut the slot with a straight line bit first, then the key way bit, they dont take a lot of strain on them.

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