This 2 5/8" Forstner bit features a 1/2" shank and is machined from high quality carbon steel. May be used in a drill press and with extra care in a hand drill. These bits cut holes with clean sides and flat bottoms and will not burn if you maintain a speed around 500 rpm. The bit has a saw tooth rim to reduce heat and to minimize larger bits' tendency to burn. Overall bit length 6 1/4".
Forstner bits allow you to drill at any angle and will enable you to drill pocket holes, partial arcs, end-grain holes, dowel holes, lock-set holes and more. Made in China.
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