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DIXIE TOOL & FAST/Opelousas
337-948-8233
530 WEST VINE STREET OPELOUSAS, LA, 70570
Opelousas, LA
 
Fastenal- Opelousas
337-942-2246
5583 I-49 S. Service Rd Opelousas, LA, 70570
Opelousas, LA
 
Fastenal- Rosepine
337-463-7100
18651 Johnny B Hall Mem. Hwy PO 1288 Rosepine, LA, 70659
Rosepine, LA
 
Fastenal- Baton Rouge
225-752-7100
12329 Industriplex Blvd Baton Rouge, LA, 70809
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Fastenal- Bossier City
318-747-9795
4911-B Shed Road Bossier City, LA, 71111
Bossier City, LA
 
LOWE'S OF OPELOUSAS, LA
337 943-2041
1130 EAST LANDRY STREET OPELOUSAS, LA, 70570
Opelousas, LA
 
Fastenal- Shreveport
318-221-0440
1610 N. Hearne Shreveport, LA, 71107
Shreveport, LA
 
Fastenal- Mandeville
985-809-0224
68665 Highway 59 Mandeville, LA, 70471
Mandeville, LA
 
Fastenal- New Iberia
337-369-6885
703 Highway 90 East Bldg A New Iberia, LA, 70560
New Iberia, LA
 
LOWE'S OF LAFAYETTE, LA.
337 981-3434
3726 AMBASSADOR CAFFERY LAFAYETTE, LA, 70503
Lafayette, LA
 

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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