Metric Forstner Bits - by 'Stern'

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Enhance your woodworking projects with the finest collection of Metric Forstner Bits from Stern, the esteemed Austrian manufacturer known for their unwavering commitment to precision and quality.

Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, these Metric Forstner Bits are designed to meet the exacting standards of European-style concealed hinges, making them an indispensable tool for woodworking enthusiasts and professionals alike.

Whether you're a seasoned professional, craftsman, or hobbyist, our collection of individual Forstner Bits offer exceptional performance and versatility. With the ability to bore flawless arcs or circles, you can achieve a perfectly flat bottom in diameters ranging from 10mm to 50mm.

No matter the scale of your project, these bits will effortlessly slice through wood fibers, thanks to their rim-guided design, leaving behind clean and precise cuts.

As the popularity of European hardware continues to soar, the importance of metric sizes cannot be overstated. That's why Stern has meticulously crafted this Metric Forstner Bit set, catering to the growing demand for precise and reliable tools.

The collection includes a wide range of sizes, covering the entire spectrum from 10mm (13/32") to 18mm (23/32"), and even larger sizes such as 20mm (25/32"), 22mm (7/8"), 24mm (15/16"), 25mm (1"), 26mm (1-1/32"), 27.8mm (1-3/32"), 28mm (1-7/64"), 30mm (1-3/16"), 32mm (1-1/4"), 34mm (1-11/32"), 35mm (1-3/8"), 36mm (1-27/64"), 38mm (1-1/2"), 40mm (1-37/64"), 42mm (1-21/32"), 44mm (1-3/4"), 45mm (1-49/64"), 46mm (1-13/16"), 48mm (1-57/64"), and 50mm (1-31/32").

Each Metric Forstner Bit in this collection is manufactured to the same high quality as Stern's renowned imperial-sized bits. You can trust in their exceptional craftsmanship and reliability, ensuring that every cut you make is precise and professional.

Woodworkers have the flexibility to create their own Metric Forstner Bit Set by selecting the most important sizes for their specific woodworking projects.

The overall length of our Metric Forstner Bits is 90mm (3-35/64"), providing ample reach for various woodworking applications.

(Shaft diameters - Bits up to 20mm have an 8mm shaft diameter, Bits from 22mm upwards have a 10mm shaft diameter)

Whether you're working on cabinetry, furniture, or any other woodworking project, these bits will exceed your expectations.

Invest in a Stern Metric Forstner Bit set and experience the ultimate woodworking precision.

With their exceptional quality, precision-engineered design, and compatibility with European-style concealed hinges, these bits are a must-have for every woodworking enthusiast.

Upgrade your toolkit today and unleash your creativity with the finest Metric Forstner Bits available.


Q: What are Metric Forstner Bits used for in woodworking?

A: Metric Forstner Bits are specifically designed for precise and clean cuts in woodworking projects. They are commonly used for drilling flat-bottomed holes, creating arcs or circles, and working with European-style concealed hinges.

Q: Can Metric Forstner Bits be used with different types of wood?

A: Yes, Metric Forstner Bits are versatile and suitable for various types of wood, including hardwoods, softwoods, plywood, and MDF. Adjusting the cutting speed and applying appropriate pressure based on the wood's density will ensure optimal results.

Q: How do I select the right size Metric Forstner Bit for my project?

A: Choose a Metric Forstner Bit size that matches or is slightly larger than the desired hole diameter. Having a variety of sizes on hand is recommended to cater to different project requirements.

Q: Can Metric Forstner Bits be used with a handheld drill?

A: While it is possible to use Metric Forstner Bits with a handheld drill, it is generally more effective and safer to use them with a drill press. A drill press provides better stability and control for accurate drilling.

Q: Are these Metric Forstner Bits durable and long-lasting?

A: Yes, Stern's Metric Forstner Bits are crafted with meticulous attention to detail and manufactured to high standards. With proper care and maintenance, they can provide long-lasting performance and remain sharp for an extended period.

Q: Are these Metric Forstner Bits suitable for professional use?

A: Absolutely! These bits are designed to meet the demanding standards of professional woodworkers while also being suitable for hobbyists. They offer exceptional performance, precision, and reliability.

Q: How long does shipping take?

A: The average delivery time for our Metric Forstner Bits is around 2-4 days, but please note that actual shipping times can vary depending on the customer's shipping location.

Remember to follow the manufacturer's instructions and practice appropriate safety measures when using Metric Forstner Bits or any other woodworking tools.