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LOWE'S OF RICHMOND, KY.
859 625-0251
814 EASTERN BYPASS RICHMOND, KY, 40475
Richmond, KY
 
Fastenal- Nicholasville
859-887-2658
216 Wilson Court Nicholasville, KY, 40356
Nicholasville, KY
 
LOWE'S OF WINCHESTER, KY.
859 744-6700
1221 BY-PASS ROAD WINCHESTER, KY, 40391
Winchester, KY
 
Fastenal- Lexington
859-294-4996
973 Beasley Street, Suite 120 Lexington, KY, 40509
Lexington, KY
 
Action Installers Material Handling Inc.
1350 S. 15th Street Louisville, KY, 40210
Louisville, KY
 
Fastenal- Richmond
859-624-2136
6013 Atwood Drive Richmond, KY, 40475
Richmond, KY
 
Fastenal- Winchester
859-745-2701
4733 Rockwell Rd Winchester, KY, 40391
Winchester, KY
 
Lowe's Northeast Lexington
859-543-4300
2300 Greg Lag Way Lexington, KY, 40509
Lexington, KY
 
LOWE'S OF EAST LEXINGTON, KY.
859 266-7780
200 TODDS ROAD LEXINGTON, KY, 40509
Lexington, KY
 
The Tool Box
(270) 443-0453
3487 Park Ave Paducah, KY, 42001
Paducah, KY
 

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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