You have a milling machine in all shapes and sizes and you use it for a wide range of jobs. Before you make a choice, it is important that you know what you want to use the milling machine for. For decorative chores such as making slots or profile edges, a router is a smart choice. But if you want to make slots to eliminate unsightly cables or pipes, then a wall cutter is the most suitable power tool. Buying a milling machine requires some preparation. But luckily we help you with that. Here are the different types of milling machines, with an explanation about the possible applications.