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gedereco
10-04-2014, 08:02 PM
Hi,
Just finished building my cnc machine and have fitted a bosch gkf 600 router which is 1/4" . Does anybody know where I can get a 1/8" collet to fit and also best place to buy bits. I will predominately using it to cut wood and msg.

EddyCurrent
11-04-2014, 02:49 PM
This is the best I could find, collet sleeves, there's a 3.2 to 6.35mm one that should do your job

http://www.trend-uk.com/en/UK/trend/power_search/power_search.php?list_type=6&search_type=Products&list_value=collet+sleeve

gedereco
11-04-2014, 06:48 PM
This is the best I could find, collet sleeves, there's a 3.2 to 6.35mm one that should do your job

http://www.trend-uk.com/en/UK/trend/power_search/power_search.php?list_type=6&search_type=Products&list_value=collet+sleeve

I've just orderered one. I'll give it a go. Just waiting to get my computer back from repair shop and ill try them out. Thanks for link.

longy
11-04-2014, 07:04 PM
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/330966499288 (http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/330966499288?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT) there you go 1/4" to 1/8" or 6.35mm to 3.175mm in new money LOL
Mike

gedereco
11-04-2014, 07:28 PM
Nice one thanks. Longy.

longy
11-04-2014, 08:34 PM
gedereco your welcome mate, I had them in my watch list but have got some 1/8 collets now and never removed the watch just in case.
Mike

gedereco
11-04-2014, 08:51 PM
I was looking at the 1/8" cnc bits from China for cutting wood/mdf, anyone tried these. 5 for a 10 I guess worth a try.

EddyCurrent
11-04-2014, 10:31 PM
There's these too 10 for a tenner, and same seller has others

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Flutes-Carbide-Mills-Flute-Length/dp/B00H996T8M/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1397248226&sr=8-2&keywords=ball+end+mill

gedereco
12-04-2014, 09:02 AM
Thanks for that eddy. I'll try them.