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LOWE'S OF BELLINGHAM, WA
360 734-2659
1050 EAST SUNSET DRIVE BELLINGHAM, WA, 98226
Bellingham, WA
 
OSO Lumber/Ferndale
(360) 435-8397
5880 Portal Way Ferndale, WA, 98248
Ferndale, WA
 
LOWE'S OF KENNEWICK, WA.
509 736-1451
N 1020 COLORADO STREET KENNEWICK, WA, 99336
Kennewick, WA
 
LOWE'S OF PUYALLUP, WA.
253 841-4200
301-37TH AVENUE SE PUYALLUP, WA, 98374
Puyallup, WA
 
Modern Staple Inc- Yakima
(800) 562-7967
5010 W Chestnut Avenue Yakima, WA, 98908
Yakima, WA
 
HARDWARE SALES INC
(360) 734-6140
2034 JAMES STREET BELLINGHAM, WA, 98225
Bellingham, WA
 
Lowe's of Port Orchard
360-329-3000
150 Sedgewick Road Port Orchard, WA, 98366
Port Orchard, WA
 
Western Tool Supply- Spokane
509-534-3866
4014 E Broadway Spokane, WA, 99202
Spokane, WA
 
LOWE'S OF MOUNT VERNON, WA.
360 424-5838
1717 FREEWAY DRIVE MOUNT VERNON, WA, 98273
Mount Vernon, WA
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Everett
425-290-9556
2315 W Casino Drive Everett, WA, 98204
Everett, WA
 

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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