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Fastenal- Faribault
507-333-0588
1101 Division Street West Faribault, MN, 55021
Faribault, MN
 
Fastenal- Owatonna
507-455-0731
1065 26th Place NW Owatonna, MN, 55060
Owatonna, MN
 
Polar Sport
(763) 231-4120
600 Clydesdale Trail
Medina, MN
 
Air King
(763) 792-8940
3537 88th Ave NE Circle Pines, MN, 55014
Circle Pines, MN
 
Acme Tools- Plymouth
763-559-8665
4150 Berkshire Lane N. Plymouth, MN, 55446
Plymouth, MN
 
Fastenal- Dundas
507-645-4499
401 North Stafford Rd Dundas, MN, 55019
Dundas, MN
 
Polaris Industries
(763) 542-0500
2100 Highway 55
Medina, MN
 
BOBCAT OF OTTER TAIL COUNTY
(218) 739-4505
3327 EAST FIR AVE
FERGUS FALLS, MN
 
Fastenal- Winona
507-453-8280
4730 North Service Dr. WINONA, MN, 55987
Winona, MN
 
Fastenal- Willmar
320-235-4482
140 SE 25th Street Willmar, MN, 56201
Willmar, 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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