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Burke Equipment Company
(302) 697-3200
Rt 13 & Andrews Lake Rd
Felton, DE
 
LOWE'S OF DOVER, DEL.
302 735-7500
1450 N. DUPONT HIGHWAY DOVER, DE, 19901
Dover, DE
 
Burke Equipment Company
(302) 697-3200
Rt 13 & Andrews Lake Rd
Felton, DE
 
LOWE'S OF MIDDLETOWN, DE
302 376-3006
500 WEST MAIN STREET MIDDLETOWN, DE, 19709
Middletown, DE
 
Fastenal- Dover
302-741-2445
1070A S. Little Creek Rd Dover, DE, 19901
Dover, DE
 
Fastenal- Dover
302-741-2445
1070A S. Little Creek Rd Dover, DE, 19901
Dover, DE
 
Fastenal- Milford
302-422-9629
105 Mullet Run Street Milford, DE, 19963
Milford, DE
 
Lowe's of Wilmington, DE
302-442-9084
2225 Hessler Blvd New Castle, DE, 19720
New Castle, DE
 
Fastenal- Milford
302-422-9629
105 Mullet Run Street Milford, DE, 19963
Milford, DE
 
LOWE'S OF N. WILMINGTON, DEL.
302 479-7799
3100 BRANDYWINE PKWY 1ST FLOOR WILMINGTON, DE, 19803
Wilmington, DE
 

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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