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Lowe's of Oshkosh
920-232-7423
1075 North Washburn Street Oshkosh, WI, 54904
Oshkosh, WI
 
ABC Supply Co. Inc./Fond du Lac
920-921-1222
815 S. Pioneer Rd. Fond du Lac, WI, 54935
Fond Du Lac, WI
 
Scag Power Equipment
(920) 387-0100
1000 Metalcraft Dr
Mayville, WI
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Jackson
262-677-1460
W194N16660 Eagle Dr Jackson, WI, 53037
Jackson, WI
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Chippewa Falls
715-726-0411
2642 US Hwy 53 Chippewa Falls, WI, 54729
Chippewa Falls, WI
 
LW Meyer- Neenah
(920) 722-4525
1375 Constitution Drive Neenah, WI, 54956
Neenah, WI
 
NIEMUTH IPMLEMENT
(715) 678-2271
306 S HWY 13
STETSONVILLE, WI
 
Lowe's of Wauwatosa, WI
414-257-4159
12000 West Burleigh Wauwatosa, WI, 53222
Wauwatosa, WI
 
TENNIES ACE HARDWARE
(262) 338-2316
112 SOUTH 5TH AVENUE WEST BEND, WI, 53095
West Bend, WI
 
Advanced Fastening Sply
(262) 798-3978
21675 Doral Road Waukesha, WI, 53186
Waukesha, WI
 

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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