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LOWE'S OF DANVILLE, VA.
434 799-6210
280 LOWE'S DRIVE DANVILLE, VA, 24540
Danville, VA
 
Fastenal- Reidsville
336-349-4104
696 S. Scales St Reidsville, NC, 27320
Reidsville, NC
 
LOWE'S OF WILLIAMSBURG, VA.
757 259-7999
801 EAST ROCHAMBEAU DR WILLIAMSBURG, VA, 23188
Williamsburg, VA
 
Stronghold Supply- Front Royal
540-635-2034
637 Commerce Ave Front Royal, VA, 22630
Front Royal, VA
 
D & P Rentals & Sales
540-635-3789
711 Belair Ave. Front Royal, VA, 22630
Front Royal, VA
 
LOWE'S OF REIDSVILLE, NC
336 342-0553
5201 US 29 BUSINESS REIDSVILLE, NC, 27320
Reidsville, NC
 
Lowe's of Franklin
757-517-4000
1240 Armory Drive Franklin, VA, 23851
Franklin, VA
 
Valley Fasteners Co.
540-981-1435
908 Shenandoah Ave. N.W. Roanoke, VA, 24016
Roanoke, VA
 
LOWE'S OF WYTHEVILLE, VA
276 223-9880
185 DOMINION STREET WYTHEVILLE, VA, 24382
Wytheville, VA
 
MARCO SUPPLY/Chesapeake
(757) 366-8883
820 Greenbrier Cr Suite 23 Chesapeake, VA, 23320
Chesapeake, VA
 

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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