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Forum topic by MrDJC posted 09-28-2020 08:43 PM 222 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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09-28-2020 08:43 PM

I got an entertainment center from a neighbor made for a big ol tube TV. I cut it down to a credenza size unit for my audio gear. A set of doors are pocket doors. You open them and slide them back into the unit. The hardware needs 40MM pockets. I cant find a 40MM forstner bit at any of my local hardware stores. Where is the best place to order one from? And whats a decent brand to look for?


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#2 posted 09-28-2020 10:31 PM

A woodcraft or rockler store carries 40mm forstner

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#3 posted 09-28-2020 11:03 PM

Thanks, I hadn’t heard the term Hinge Boring Bit before. The Amana is a bit pricey for a bit that will get seldom use. There is one at Grizzly I found that looks very similar. https://www.grizzly.com/products/Roman-Carbide-Forstner-Bit-40mm-Carbide/DC1903 I’m looking at the Woodcraft and Rockler options also. Thanks again

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