American Woodworker
Contact Us | Help | Report a Bug
Sign in | Join
 
» » »

Digital Plunge Routers Omaha NE

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Digital Plunge Routers. You will find informative articles about Digital Plunge Routers, including "Digital Plunge Router". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Omaha, NE that can help answer your questions about Digital Plunge Routers.

LOWE'S OF CENTRAL OMAHA, NE
402 955-0700
7525 DODGE STREET OMAHA, NE, 68114
Omaha, NE
 
White Cap- Omaha
(402) 592-1250
9447 J Street Omaha, NE, 68127
Omaha, NE
 
MIDWEST CONTRACTOR SUPPLY
10441 J STREET OMAHA, NE, 68127
Omaha, NE
 
Fastenal- Omaha
402-573-1481
2921 Keystone Dr Omaha, NE, 68134
Omaha, NE
 
Fastenal- Omaha
402-346-5597
3002 Leavenworth Omaha, NE, 68105
Omaha, NE
 
Packaging Inc- Omaha
7010 Q Street Omaha, NE, 68117
Omaha, NE
 
Tighton Tools & Fasteners- Omaha
402-331-5550
7820 L Street Omaha, NE, 68127
Omaha, NE
 
TIGHTON TOOLS & FASTENERS, INC.
(402) 331-5550
6620 F STREET OMAHA, NE, 68117
Omaha, NE
 
Builders Supply- Omaha
402-331-9030
5701 South 72nd Street Omaha, NE, 68127
Omaha, NE
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Omaha
402-592-6700
10000 J Street Omaha, NE, 68127
Omaha, NE
 

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...

Click here to read the rest of the article from American Woodworker