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Fastenal- Leavenworth
913-651-4433
5100 South 13th Leavenworth, KS, 66048
Leavenworth, KS
 
Fastenal- Riverside
816-880-4666
4710 NW Gateway Riverside, MO, 64150
Riverside, MO
 
Lowe's of Kansas City (Gladstone), MO
816-414-4220
4811 N Oak Trafficway Kansas City, MO, 64118
Kansas City, MO
 
Fastenal- Parsons
620-421-1808
225 Main Street Parsons, KS, 67357
Parsons, KS
 
Fastenal- Derby
316-789-9143
800 Nelson Drive Derby, KS, 67037
Derby, KS
 
LOWE'S OF N KANSAS CITY, MO.
816 746-4211
8601 N. BOARDWALK AVENUE KANSAS CITY, MO, 64154
Kansas City, MO
 
LOWE'S OF KANSAS CITY, KS
913 328-7170
6920 STATE AVENUE KANSAS CITY, KS, 66102
Kansas City, KS
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/wichita
316-265-8276
1321 E First St. Wichita, KS, 67214
Wichita, KS
 
MIDWAY WHOLESALE - SALINA
(785) 823-7874
1027 York Avenue Salina, KS, 67402
Salina, KS
 
Fastenal- Kansas City
913-233-1860
1401 Fairfax Trf-way Bld D204 Kansas City, KS, 66115
Kansas City, KS
 

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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