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The Tool Source
501-760-5000
950 Airport Road Hot Springs, AR, 71913
Hot Springs, AR
 
Fastenal- Hot Springs
501-760-6440
2233 East Albert Pike Hot Springs, AR, 71913
Hot Springs, AR
 
Fastenal- Fayetteville
479-442-2860
639 W 6th Street Suite 2&3 Fayetteville, AR, 72701
Fayetteville, AR
 
KEL WELCO DISTRIBUTING/Springdale
(800) 211-3142
3670 Elm Springs Rd Springdale, AR, 72762
Springdale, AR
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Springdale
479-756-8235
901 W Robinson Springdale, AR, 72764
Springdale, AR
 
LOWE'S OF HOT SPRINGS, ARK.
501 525-2233
300 CORNER STONE BLVD. HOT SPRINGS, AR, 71913
Hot Springs, AR
 
TOOL CENTRAL
870-892-8665
2010 INDUSTRIAL DRIVE POCAHONTAS, AR, 72455
Pocahontas, AR
 
Lowe's of Siloam Springs, AR
479-549-9923
3499 Highway 412E Siloam Springs, AR, 72761
Siloam Springs, AR
 
The Tool Source
501-760-5000
950 Airport Road Hot Springs, AR, 71913
Hot Springs, AR
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Jonesboro
870-931-3550
2501 Commerce Dr Jonesboro, AR, 72401
Jonesboro, AR
 

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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