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Mid Atlantic Fasteners- Fredericksburg
540-371-9206
1319 Lafayette Blvd Fredericksburg, VA, 22401
Fredericksburg, VA
 
Xpress Tool
540-809-7120
4121 Plank Rd. Fredricksburg, VA, 22407
Fredricksburg, VA
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Fredericksburg
540-710-0800
234 Industrial Court Fredericksburg, VA, 22408
Fredericksburg, VA
 
Marco Supply- Roanoke
540-344-6211
812 Pocahontas Ave. Roanoke, VA, 24022
Roanoke, VA
 
LOWE'S OF STAUNTON, VA.
540 886-7874
1028D RICHMOND RD. STAUNTON, VA, 24401
Staunton, VA
 
LOWE'S OF FREDERICKSBURG, VA.
540 786-9050
1361 CARL D. SILVER PKWY FREDERICKSBURG, VA, 22401
Fredericksburg, VA
 
Fredericksburg Supply and Rent
(540) 295-6467
10705 Stoner Drive Fredericksburg, VA, 22408
Fredericksburg, VA
 
LOWE'S OF DALE CITY, VA
703 586-4000
13720 SMOKETOWN ROAD WOODBRIDGE, VA, 22192
Woodbridge, VA
 
Stronghold Supply- Manassas
703-257-5910
12189 Balls Ford Rd Manassas, VA, 20109
Manassas, VA
 
The Staley Co.
804-321-6595
1000 W. Roberts St. Richmond, VA, 23220
Richmond, VA
 

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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