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Recommended stock thickness = 15.88mm to 31.75mm (5/8” to 1-1/4”).
The wedge tongue and groove joint provides an exceptionally strong joint due to the thickening (tapering) of the tongue; unlike the standard straight tongue and groove which has a consistent tongue thickness. Wedge tongue and groove offers proficient adjoining of pieces; either side-to-side or end-to-end.
Joining straight tongue and groove pieces can prove time consuming once the edges of the tongue have been damaged; for instance if used T & G flooring is refitted. The wedge tongue and groove joint excels due to the ease of assembly and reuse.
Wedge tongue and groove provides a very stable joint as long as the glued joints are pulled up nice and tight. Many traditional cabinets include floating panels where the joints in the panels are not glued, allowing free movement when the timber adjusts to moisture, the wedge tongue and groove is ideal for these types of joints.
The Whiteside 3370 is sold as a 2 piece set including both:
Recommended for table mounted routers.
All Whiteside’s cutting tips are hand brazed, precision ground and machined in the USA from industrial grade micro grain carbide.