Can't find Magnate 2712 in Canada

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Hi,
I'm about to start my milling journey, but can't find a Magnate 2712 surface planing bit on any website in Canada.
Or even other brands.

Is it possible there are alternate names for this type of bit, and I should be searching for those names instead?

I find it odd that specialised router bit sites would have zero search results for both "surface planing" and "bottom cleaning".

Help!
 

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You can't buy it on Amazon? That and Walmart are where I've gotten all of my bits.
 

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“Bottom cleaning”

I recommend Magnate because I have one and it’s great and the shop is well respected but I also have the two other common brands sold on Amazon Uxcell and Yonico and have milled racks with both and both are fine. Try Uxcell if you can’t find Magnate.
 

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Hi,
I'm about to start my milling journey, but can't find a Magnate 2712 surface planing bit on any website in Canada.
Or even other brands.

Is it possible there are alternate names for this type of bit, and I should be searching for those names instead?

I find it odd that specialised router bit sites would have zero search results for both "surface planing" and "bottom cleaning".

Help!

Rene,

I would also recommend the Magnate brand if you can find it. Flattest bit I have found. The Uxcell bit I bought 3 years ago was a bit too concave, leaving the chip surface a bit too convex for my liking. I'll see if I can find a link for you.
 

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You shouldn't ever need to sharpen it. It should be fine for a long while, as long as you don't damage the edge.
 

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Magnate on Amazon Canada comes up as no longer available. Amazon US has a statement about not shipping to my location when I sign in.

I did find the uxcell and yonico on Amazon Canada though. One says 3 weeks shipping the other up to 6 weeks shipping. :banghead:

I'll finish my "work" day and search some more tonight. I guess faster it's ordered faster it'll get here lol.
 

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Magnate on Amazon Canada comes up as no longer available. Amazon US has a statement about not shipping to my location when I sign in.

I did find the uxcell and yonico on Amazon Canada though. One says 3 weeks shipping the other up to 6 weeks shipping. :banghead:

I'll finish my "work" day and search some more tonight. I guess faster it's ordered faster it'll get here lol.
Try the Magnate website. They sell direct and I don't see why they wouldnt have international shipping.
 

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Magnate is technically listed on Amazon still but it just ships direct from Magnate itself. So you might as well contact them.

I bet the Uxcell and Yonico are shipping from China which is the reason for the long delivery time.

Do I owe you a package from the WTHC/Casa Mango group buys?
 
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