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Polaris Industries
(763) 542-0500
2100 Highway 55
Medina, MN
 
Fastenal- Maple Grove
763-391-7906
11071 93rd Ave N. Unit B Maple Grove, MN, 55369
Maple Grove, MN
 
Fastenal- New Hope
763-560-2645
5717 International Parkway New Hope, MN, 55428
New Hope, MN
 
Lowe's of Rogers, MN
763-428-5970
13800 Rogers Drive Rogers, MN, 55374
Rogers, MN
 
Lowe's of Blaine
763-367-1120
11651 Ulysses St Blaine, MN, 55449
Blaine, MN
 
Polar Sport
(763) 231-4120
600 Clydesdale Trail
Medina, MN
 
Lowe's of Maple Grove
763-488-2001
11201 Fountains Drive N Maple Grove, MN, 55369
Maple Grove, MN
 
Thomas Tool- Crystal
763-533-2499
4901 West Broadway Crystal, MN, 55429
Crystal, MN
 
Fastenal- Rogers
763-428-3541
21616 John Deere Lane Rogers, MN, 55374
Rogers, MN
 
MC CLELLAN SALES INC
(763) 786-5350
1630 91ST AVENUE, SUITE 103 BLAINE, MN, 55449
Blaine, MN
 

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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