Understand what the collet on a fixed base energy router is for in thisfree energy tools video. Professional: teacherjon Bio: Jon holds a Bachelors of Science in Education and Human Sciences degree, with an endorsement in Industrial Engineering Education from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. Filmmaker: Jon Olson
Most routers sold today come with a self-releasing collet. This is a great feature that should not be taken for granted. When removing a router bit from a self-releasing collet, first use the wrench(es) to loosen the collet.
I've been looking at long bits for milling foam for an upcoming build with a long z-axis. I realize there are many threads on this, however I have yet.