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Lowe's of La Plata, MD
301-539-7960
300 Rosewick Road La Plata, MD, 20646
La Plata, MD
 
Fastenal- Waldorf
301-632-6386
3472 Rockerfeller Ct Waldorf, MD, 20602
Waldorf, MD
 
LOWE'S OF CLINTON, MD
301 877-7790
8755 BRANCH AVENUE CLINTON, MD, 20735
Clinton, MD
 
LOWE'S OF ALEXANDRIA, VA.
703 765-8011
6750 RICHMOND HIGHWAY ALEXANDRIA, VA, 22306
Alexandria, VA
 
LOWE'S OF TIMONIUM, MD.
410 683-8500
19 TEXAS STATION COURT TIMONIUM, MD, 21093
Timonium, MD
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Waldorf
301-932-9700
44 Industrial Park Dr Waldorf, MD, 20602
Waldorf, MD
 
LOWE'S OF CHARLES COUNTY, MD.
301 843-9900
2525 CRAIN HWY WALDORF, MD, 20601
Waldorf, MD
 
Bradco Supply/Lorton
703-339-4722
7109 A Rainwater Place Lorton, VA, 22079
Lorton, VA
 
LOWE'S OF WHITE MARSH, MD.
410 931-2233
5300 CAMPBELL BLVD. BALTIMORE, MD, 21236
Baltimore, MD
 
LOWE'S OF CLINTON, MD
301 877-7790
8755 BRANCH AVENUE CLINTON, MD, 20735
Clinton, MD
 

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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