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Cummins Bridgeway
231-947-5824
863 South Airport Traverse City, MI, 49686
Traverse City, MI
 
Fasteners Inc- Traverse City
231-946-3158
2676 Cass Road, Unit B Traverse City, MI, 49684
Traverse City, MI
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Traverse City
231-941-4428
10660 E Carter Rd Traverse City, MI, 49684
Traverse City, MI
 
Fastenal- Muskegon
231-727-0568
1537 S. Getty Muskegon, MI, 49442
Muskegon, MI
 
Marsh Power Tools
248-476-7744
20579 Middlebelt Rd Livonia, MI, 48152
Livonia, MI
 
Brown Lumber
(231) 947-1400
1701 Airport Rd Traverse City, MI, 49686
Traverse City, MI
 
Fastenal- Traverse City
231-947-7665
2425 Sybrandt Ave Traverse City, MI, 49684
Traverse City, MI
 
Wimsatt Building Materials- Williamsburg
(231) 267-5700
7201 E. M-72 Williamsburg, MI, 49690
Williamsburg, MI
 
Fastenal- Niles
269-687-9652
1432 S 11th Street Niles, MI, 49120
Niles, MI
 
Allstate Industrial Equipment
(313) 386-0130
4534 Webster Ecorse, MI, 48229
Ecorse, MI
 

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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