Dovetail groove is a common mechanical structure, the shape of the groove is "∠" shape. There are two common applications, one is in guide rail, dovetail groove combined with trapezoidal guide rail playing a guiding and supporting role, can do high precised and stable relative motion, the other is in furniture industry or other industries which has special requirement in joint point, can join two parts together without screw or nuts and reach various elegant designed connecting looking.
Two steps two get dovetail shape groove, 1, mill one straight groove with standard straight end mills, specially pay attention to the symmetry. 2, use a customized dovetail end mill to machine the groove to be final dovetail. Or use two customized in different size or angle specially designed according to the groove shape and size.
Betalent focus in solid carbide dovetail cutter, which customized for dovetail shape groove or hole, the carbide grade, and coating are selected according to the material to be machined. Betalent has a professional engineer team, to design a special dovetail end mill for your detailed application. Welcome inquiry.