Whiteside Machine Company manufacture 3 bits that are used in conjunction with each other to craft leg joints on the Sam Maloof style rocking chair. These matching router bits are crafted in the same style as the original bits used by Sam Maloof. The 3 profiles are used to create the wood joints that join the seat of the chair to the legs. The bits list as follows:
5º Positive taper rabbeting bit – Whiteside 09-163
5º Negative taper rabbeting bit – Whiteside 09-164
25.4mm (1”) Straight rabbeting bit – Whiteside 09-165
Instructional DVD and books are published that give instructions on how these bits are to be used. The sale of these bits is exclusive of instructions on how to craft rocking chairs and any associated media. Please choose the correct bits as per your choice of media instructions as not all media make use of these bits.
Compatible with hand held and table mounted routers.
All Whiteside’s cutting tips are hand brazed, precision ground and made from American industrial grade micro grain tungsten carbide.
|Make #||radius (mm)||D(mm)||d(mm)||c/l(mm)||c/d(mm)||o/a(mm)||angle||special use||features||material||flute||Item Price|
|Whiteside 09-165||25.4||15.88||6.35||chair joints||straight rabbet||tc tipped||2||GBP 30.52||Buy/Details|
|Whiteside 09-164||25.4||22.62||15.88||6.35||5º||chair joints||- taper||tc tipped||2||GBP 40.17||Buy/Details|
|Whiteside 09-163||29.37||26.52||15.88||6.35||5º||chair joints||+ taper||tc tipped||2||GBP 40.17||Buy/Details|
|Whiteside 1922||38.1||12.7||12.7||57.15||tc tipped||2||GBP 20.93||Buy/Details|
|Whiteside 2010||19.05||50.8||25.4||B2 + B3 inclusive||tc tipped||2||GBP 45.38||Buy/Details|