This 1/8″ solid carbide ball-nose endmill bit is your alternate 3D carving bit when you want speed in your CNC router project.
Tapered ball nose bits are excellent for getting those exquisite details. However, they can also take a long time to carve. That’s why the Straight 8 exists! to get the look without the time.
Every CNC’er should have this as their go-to bit for fast carves. For the price versus time, it is completely with the investment.
As with all CNC router bits on this site, the Straight 8 1/8″ ball-nose endmill bit is made right & built to last. That’s why these are made above industry standards and 100% tungsten carbide.
Carbide is what professional metal machinists use to make complex items like car engines. It stays sharp 50x longer than conventional CNC router bits.
Made in the USA
- Cut diameter: 1/8″
- Tip radius: 1/16″
- Shank: 1/8″
- Length: 1.25″
- Flutes: 2
- Flute length: 0.5″
- Material: 100% carbide
- Feed: 40-60 inches per minute
- Speed (rpm): 13000-16000
- For CNC’s with routers, use full speed
For Vectric users, get the latest CNC router bit tool database by clicking here
For CNC’s with routers, refer to this PDF download feeds & speeds table