General Tools 5B Heavy-Duty Circle Cutter, 1" To 5-1/2", Steel

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Body constructed from heat treated tool steel. The quick adjusting hex screw allows you to cut exact holes from 1" to 6" in diameter. All adjustments can be made with hex wrench (included).
SKU: 40065104
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General's Standard Circle Cutter has been a staple of professional woodworkers and weekend craftsmen for more the 30 years. The quick-adjusting hex screw allows you to cut exact holes from 1” to 6" in diameter. This item is designed with a 3/8" shank for use on most standard drill presses.


  • Has been a General Tools customer favorite for more than 30 years
  • Adjusts from 1" to 5-1/2" diameter circles
  • Replaceable high-speed steel blade and replaceable 1/4" pilot drill
  • Maximum safe speed is 500 RPM
  • All adjustments are made with a hex wrench which is included
  • For use with drill press only
  • 3/8" round shank
  • For use in drill press, drill stand or bit brace
  • Use on sheet metal, soft steel, copper, brass, aluminum, plastic, wood and composition materials
  • Replaceable cutter blades and bit
  • Includes hex wrench
  • Carded
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WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Nickel (Metallic), which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to


SKU: 40065104
UPC: 038728210098
Brand: General Tools
Weight: 2.0 lb