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Capital Rentals- Rockville
1552 Rockville Pike Rockville, MD, 20852
Rockville, MD
Fastenal- Rockville
14803 Southlawn Unit F Rockville, MD, 20850
Rockville, MD
15940 Indianola Drive Rockville, MD, 20855
Rockville, MD
Standard Supplies- Gaithersburg
14 Chestnut Street Gaithersburg, MD, 20877
Gaithersburg, MD
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Washington
5788 2nd St NE Washington, DC, 20011
Washington, DC
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Rockville
15 Derwood Circle Rockville, MD, 20850
Rockville, MD
Fastenal- Rockville
11716 Parklawn Dr Rockville, MD, 20852
Rockville, MD
301 208-0400
Gaithersburg, MD
5244 River RD Bethesda, MD, 20816
Bethesda, MD
Fastenal- Beltsville
11318 Old Baltimore Pike Beltsville, MD, 20705
Beltsville, 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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