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May 17, 2011
The DWP611PK router combo kit from DeWalt has smooth plunge action, is inuititve and very accurate, and comes equipped with dual LED lights.
October 2, 2009
The Bosch 1617EVSPK is a router kit with fixed and plunge bases that features adjustments from the top for use when mounted to a router table and comes with some nice bonus accessories like an edge guide and templates
The DeWalt DW618PK router combo kit comes with a fixed and a plunge base to offer power and versatility
The Hitachi KM12VC combo router kit features a fixed and a plunge base with electronic speed control to maintain constant RPMs even as load varies
The Porter-Cable 894PK 2-1/4 HP router combo kit comes with two bases - a fixed and a plunge base for versatility
October 1, 2009
The Craftsman 28084 2-1/4 HP router combo kit includes the fixed base and plunge base and a hex-wrench baseplate that allows for quick table-mounted depth adjustment
the Milwaukee 5616-24 2-1/4 HP router combo kit features the Bodygrip fixed base router and heavy duty plunge base for the professional market
The Ridgid R29302 router combo kit is a nice router that can be adjusted from above when mounted on a table and includes LED lights but has a couple of minor problems
August 18, 2009
The Makita combination router kit offers a fixed base and plunge base as well as an auto-lock mechanism
September 24, 2008
Gary Striegler shares the skills—and the tools—that make better site-built cabinetry, casing, brackets, and flooring
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