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Forum topic by mhein68 posted 12-25-2010 06:47 PM 2281 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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mhein68

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12-25-2010 06:47 PM

Topic tags/keywords: question shaker router

Hi all, I am going to start on some shaker peg boards and I am looking for your recommendations on the best beading bit for the traditional look. Source and model # would be helpful…Any help would be great! Thanks!

-- Mike, Southern IL


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Lee Barker

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#1 posted 12-26-2010 05:33 PM

David at Infinity Tools has a selection here.

I notice some are on sale—great timing!

I have used a lot of his router bits and numerous saw blades and they’re all top quality, professional grade stuff.

-- "...in his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"

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Jeff in Huntersville

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#2 posted 12-26-2010 07:10 PM

I have to echo Lee’s opinion of Infinity. Great bit and blades. But for variety you can’t beat Lee Valley.

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#3 posted 12-26-2010 08:47 PM

Thanks all for the suggestions.. But heres my problem.. I looked at those sites and I’m still not sure which bit to use… Most are edge beading with a bearing on the top.. This would not do shaker type beading on the flat of the board.. Or am I completly wrong??? Heres a picture I found on the web..Thanks!

-- Mike, Southern IL

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#4 posted 12-26-2010 10:54 PM

Check out MLCS and see if they have anything to help.

-- Life is good.

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hmwoodworks

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#5 posted 12-29-2010 08:18 AM

I use the Freud 99-024 beading bit for my Shaker Peg and coat racks.

-- Brian, Waterloo Ontario, http://www.handmadewoodworks.com

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