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Fastenal- Hayden
208-772-9421
10048 Taryne Street Hayden, ID, 83835
Hayden, ID
 
LOWE'S OF COEUR D'ALENE, ID.
208 665-1313
901 APPLEWAY AVENUE COEUR D ALENE, ID, 83814
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Fastenal- Twin Falls
208-734-0486
152 2nd Ave South Twin Falls, ID, 83301
Twin Falls, ID
 
Norco
(208) 336-1643
1125 West Amity Rd Boise, ID, 83705
Boise, ID
 
FRANKLIN BUILDING SUPPLY
(208) 322-4567
11700 Franklin Road Boise, ID, 83709
Boise, ID
 
Coeur d'Alene Power Tool
(208) 765-1818
451 Cherry Lane Coeur d'Alene, ID, 83815
Coeur D'Alene, ID
 
Fastenal- Post Falls
208-773-7141
317 E. Seltice Way Post Falls, ID, 83854
Post Falls, ID
 
Fastenal- Pocatello
208-478-6810
2610 Suite B Garrett Pocatello, ID, 83201
Pocatello, ID
 
Fastenal- Nampa
208-463-4378
337 West Karcher Nampa, ID, 83687
Nampa, ID
 
BMC West
208-557-5052
1425 N. Holmes Ave Idaho Falls, ID, 83403
Idaho Falls, ID
 

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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