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785 452-9303
Salina, KS
(785) 823-7874
1027 York Avenue Salina, KS, 67402
Salina, KS
Fastenal- Manhattan
626 S 10th Manhattan, KS, 66502
Manhattan, KS
Fastenal- Topeka
1643 SW 41st Street Topeka, KS, 66609
Topeka, KS
Fastenal- Great Bend
4114 W. 10th St Great Bend, KS, 67530
Great Bend, KS
Fastenal- Salina
330 E. Schilling Rd Salina, KS, 67401
Salina, KS
Nails Plus
3538 W. 29th South #300 Wichita, KS, 67215
Wichita, KS
Fastenal- Parsons
225 Main Street Parsons, KS, 67357
Parsons, KS
Fastenal- Hays
815 E 11th Hays, KS, 67601
Hays, KS
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19888 W 156th Street Olathe, KS, 66062
Olathe, 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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