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Bobcat of Anderson
(765) 643-4222
2075 East County Road 67
Anderson, IN
 
LOWE'S OF ANDERSON, IND.
765 641-2586
3335 SOUTH SCATTERFIELD RD ANDERSON, IN, 46013
Anderson, IN
 
LOWE'S OF MUNCIE, IND.
765 287-1606
4401 WEST CLARA LANE MUNCIE, IN, 47304
Muncie, IN
 
Fastenal- Noblesville
317-770-0649
14775 Herriman Blvd Noblesville, IN, 46060
Noblesville, IN
 
Bobcat of Fort Wayne
(260) 489-5511
3630 Goshen Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Fastenal- Anderson
765-643-2975
702 West 8th St Anderson, IN, 46016
Anderson, IN
 
Fastenal- Muncie
765-282-6528
5794 W. Kilgore Ave Muncie, IN, 47304
Muncie, IN
 
LOWE'S OF NOBLESVILLE, IND.
317 774-1826
16800 MERCANTILE BLVD NOBLESVILLE, IN, 46060
Noblesville, IN
 
Bobcat of Anderson
(765) 643-4222
2075 East County Road 67
Anderson, IN
 
Bobcat of Lafayette
(800) 213-3448
2616 South Beck Lane
Lafayette, IN
 

Digital Plunge Router

 

     

Digital readout has finally arrived on a mainstream router. This new 10-amp plunge router from Craftsman has an integrated LED screen that allows you to precisely set the depth of cut, in fractions of an inch or millimeters, without using a scale or ruler. Adjusting the depth of cut on many plunge routers can be a real hassle, but not on this machine. The Craftsman system is easy to use because it's so intuitive. As with all plunge routers, the first step is to lower the bit until it touches your workbench and engage the plunge lock lever to hold the bit in position. Next, rotate a depth-of-cut knob to lower a stop rod until it contacts the router's base. Standard procedure so far, but now comes the new, digital part. Press a zeroing button, then dial up the stop rod. As you turn this knob, the readout screen clearly indicates how deep the bit will cut, to the nearest 1/64-in. A simple twist of another knob locks the stop rod in place, and you're ready to go.
Other good features on this router include 1/4-in. and 1/2-in. collets, variable speed, soft start, a conveniently located on/off switch, and a dust shield and dust port. This router would work well in a router table, but it lacks a couple of user-friendly features. Although you get a long extension knob for setting the height of a bit from underneath the table, you can't raise the collet high enough to cha...

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