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12mm Compression

SKU: CC12-3

Introducing our premium three flute compression cutter, specifically engineered for machining thicker materials. This tool is designed for cutting materials that are 25mm or 32mm thick. The high quality cutter ensures a smooth finish on both sides of the panel, making it an indispensable tool for cabinet makers. Its advanced design with deep flutes enables efficient debris removal when cutting thicker materials. The 12mm tool diameter ensures a more rigid frame for withstanding higher pressure from deeper cuts. The 38mm cutting length will allow you to machine materials ranging from 25mm to 38mm in thickness.



  • 12mm diameter
  • 38mm cutting length
  • 90mm overall length
  • 3 flutes
  • 10mm of up cut



Entry/Ramp Speed

6,000 mm/min

Feed Rate

  • Longest tool life: 14,000 mm/min
  • The sweet spot: 16,000 mm/min
  • Pushing it: 18,000 mm/min

Disclaimer:  Tooling Speed Recommendations

Please note that the tooling speed recommendations provided are general in nature and are based on machining Particle Board (HMR) and Medium-Density Fiberboard (MDF). These speeds are intended as a guideline and are based on the use of a CNC machine equipped with a 12 kW spindle.

Actual speeds may vary depending on the specific materials, machine capabilities, and operational conditions. It is essential to conduct proper testing and adjust speeds accordingly to achieve optimal results and ensure safety.

Cadmate is not responsible for any damage or issues resulting from the use of these recommendations without proper adjustments and testing.


  • Free Australia wide for orders over $99.
  • $25 Australia wide for orders under $99.

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