2 Flute COMPRESSION UP DOWN Carbide End Mill

$19.95 - $49.95
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If an upcut gives you a great bottom finish and a down cut a great top finish, why not have both with a compression cutter! A compression cutter starts with an up cut component usually the length of the diameter (e.g. ⅛” has a ⅛” up cut component and the rest to down cut) so get the full benefit of the cutter, your first plunge must go below that length (e.g. ⅛” or more). Compression cutters like to run a bit faster than other wood cutting bit to get the best finish along the side of your material.

Suitable for

  • Wood (MDF, hardwood)
  • Wood (Ply & softwoods)
  • Melamine White Board

Adam’s Tips

Albeit compression bits are primarily used for slot cutting, you can still profile cut as long as you go past the up cut component. This will give you both a perfect bottom and top finish.

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  • 5
    END MILLS

    Posted by Greg Meyer on 30th Jan 2021

    Very sharp and good cutting, will be buying more, also good service Adam

  • 5
    Compression bit

    Posted by Craige on 27th Jan 2021

    Fantastic product and service as always

  • 5
    Compression End Mill

    Posted by Dale Robinson on 9th Dec 2020

    I love this end mill. The cuts are perfect. I have mentioned Adam's Bits on the MPCNC forums to help anyone else looking for quality end mills.

  • 5
    Quality lasts

    Posted by Steve Scott on 22nd Nov 2020

    Quality lasts longer than the joy of a cheap bargain. Favourite all-rounder bit in any timber.

  • 5
    Quality lasts

    Posted by Steve Scott on 22nd Nov 2020

    Quality lasts longer than the joy of a cheap bargain. Favourite all-rounder bit in any timber.

  • 5
    Brilliant

    Posted by JTCNC on 24th Sep 2020

    Adam’s bits are the best! No need to go anywhere else!

  • 5
    Best clean cut thru 8 mm ply

    Posted by Rob on 14th Sep 2020

    Good value

  • 5
    End mills

    Posted by Tristan on 4th Aug 2020

    Best bits by far and awesome customer service. My only go to shop to be honest

  • 5
    Up down 2 flute spiral cutters

    Posted by Wild Monkey Campers on 9th Jul 2020

    I use a high quality Birch plywood from Finland. It’s imperative that I achieve a crisp finish on both surfaces and also the core of the material enabling minimal sanding! These cutters are fantastic! Well worth the money.