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Fastenal- Gastonia
704-861-0372
1430 Castle Court Gastonia, NC, 28052
Gastonia, NC
 
Lowe's of Belmont
704-825-6405
200 Caldwell Farm Rd Belmont, NC, 28012
Belmont, NC
 
LOWE'S OF YORK, SC
803 684-1548
1010 EAST LIBERTY ST YORK, SC, 29745
York, SC
 
Fastenal- Charlotte
704-588-1455
2415 A Westinghouse Blvd Charlotte, NC, 28273
Charlotte, NC
 
LOWE'S OF SW CHARLOTTE, N.C.
704 504-1147
8192 SOUTH TRYON STREET CHARLOTTE, NC, 28273
Charlotte, NC
 
LOWE'S OF FRANKLIN SQUARE, NC
704 865-6767
3250 EAST FRANKLIN BLVD. GASTONIA, NC, 28056
Gastonia, NC
 
Lowe's of Belmont, NC
704-825-6405
200 Caldwell Farm Road Belmont, NC, 28012
Belmont, NC
 
Fastenal- Charlotte
704-333-7131
2130 Wilkinson Blvd Charlotte, NC, 28208
Charlotte, NC
 
FASTCO OF CHARLOTTE
704-525-6401
5201B NATIONS FORD ROAD CHARLOTTE, NC, 28217
Charlotte, NC
 
TRIANGLE FASTENER CORP.
704-586-0400
3317 PELTON ST. CHARLOTTE, NC, 28217
Charlotte, NC
 

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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