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Dovetail joint tooling package now available.

Turn your flat table router into a dovetail dovetail
n a widened or fanned-out portion of a prepared cavity, usually established deliberately to increase the retention and resistance form.

Vortex Tool Co. Inc. has developed a tooling package that will allow you to use any flat table CNC (Computerized Numerical Control) See numerical control.

CNC - Collaborative Networked Communication
 router to manufacture dovetail drawer boxes. By using a combination of a specially designed profile insert router bit and standard straight tooling, you can make a true male/female style dovetail joint while machining all pieces laying flat on the table.

At its facility in Schofield, WI, Vortex Tool designs and manufactures high-performance router and insert cutting tools for the woodworking and plastics industries. The company produces tools with cutting edges in various grades of carbide carbide, any one of a group of compounds that contain carbon and one other element that is either a metal, boron, or silicon. Generally, a carbide is prepared by heating a metal, metal oxide, or metal hydride with carbon or a carbon compound. , stellite, high speed steel and polycrystalline diamond PCD (Polycrystalline Diamond)

PCD (Syndite)

PCD is a synthesised, extremely tough, intergrown mass of randomly orientated diamond particles in a metal matrix. It is produced by sintering together selected diamond particles at high pressure and temperature.
, and provides custom tool design, retipping and sharpening services.


For more information, contact Vortex Tool Co. Inc. at 5605 Jelinek Ave., Schofield, WI, 54476; (800) 355-7708, FAX (715) 355-7353; e-mail or visit us on the Web at

Vortex Tool Co. Inc.

Phone: (800) 355-7708

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Date:Jul 1, 2009
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