It's one of the most popular tools in a woodworking shop “ and for good reason! The router is a versatile tool that can be put to use duplicating part shapes, adding decorative profiles and shadow lines and creating a variety of joinery, from half-blind dovetails to box joints.We've compiled some great information about using your router, and picking out the right bits “ plus many great projects to build with the help of this handy tool! You'll learn all about Router Bits: Cost, Quality, Value, how to make Box Joints on the Router Table, and about Avoiding Router Tearout. Build a Simple Dresser, Router-Made Picture Frames, an Outdoor Storage Chest and a Full-Size Mirror. You can even learn how to Rout Butterfly Keys. You'll find all this and more in the Winter 2015 Router Projects and Techniques publication from Woodworker's Journal.
The interchangeable insert for standard plates features a 1/2'' opening. The 4'' OD allows this insert to fit into a standard plate with a 3-1/4'' opening. Fits The Following Rockler Router Table Plates:Rockler Router Plate AMakita 1100Milwaukee 5615-5624DeWalt 616-618Bosch 1617- 161Rigid 2930 Combo KitHitachi M12VC (Fixed & Kit)Bosch MRC23EVSKPorter Cable 690Porter Cable 890Porter Cable 7529Porter Cable 97529Porter Cable 8529Rockler Router Plate BDeWalt DW621DeWalt DW621KCraftsman StandardFreud FT 1700EFreud 1702 VCEK
Freud's Rounding Over Router Bits are ideal for softening furniture edges and creating decorative rounded edges. The bit can set to cut a simple radius, or lowered to cut a beaded edge. Freud round over bits cut through all composition materials, plywoods, hardwoods, and softwoods. They feature top-quality carbide, and include ball-bearing guides. Can be used on hand-held as well as table-mounted portable routers.
Plunge Base for DW616/618 Routers3 Year Limited WarrantyFeatures & Benefits:Adjustable, tool-free steel motor cam lock makes depth adjustment and base changes quick and solid-lockingIntegral, through-the-column dust collection collects 95% of the dust and provides superior bit visibilityPrecision machined brass bushings and case-hardened steel guide rods provide a smooth and accurate plunge strokeClear, LEXAN sub-base provides enhanced base durability, bit visibility, and accepts standard template guide bushingsRubber overmolded handles and low center of gravity design provide best-in-class comfort, balance, and controlHeavy duty, precision machined, die-cast aluminum base for durability and low tool weight