Products40mm Hogging Insert Router

40mm Hogging Insert Router

SKU: SUR40-20

Introducing our 40mm Hogging Insert Router Cutter with replaceable cutting knives. This tool is ideal for those starting out with machining Shaker Doors. The tool holder is a one-time purchase. As your replaceable knives wear out, you can simply and affordably purchase a pack of knives which easily fix on with a grub screw. This tool is designed to remove bulk material in deep passes (6mm at a time in MDF), making it perfect for machining shaker doors or anything that requires large pockets in the face of MDF material.



  • 40mm Diameter
  • Fits 20mm Collet
  • 80mm overall length
  • 2 flutes



Entry/Ramp Speed

3,000 mm/min

Feed Rate

  • Longest tool life: 8,000 mm/min
  • The sweet spot: 10,000 mm/min
  • Pushing it: 12,000 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.

Other tooling to consider

See all products