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Posted on Relief holes when using large forstner bit?

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#1 posted 02-04-2014 06:18 AM

What I’ve done is clamp the board to the table, and drill a hole about 1/3 the diameter, then 2/3’s the diameter, then the full hole size. That way the bit isn’t trying to cut out all the waste at once.

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