September 12, 2013
I used to use a two-handed approach to loosen a router collet, as shown in the drawing, but this meant that I had to use the muscles in my arms…
July 5, 2012
This router combo kit features on/off triggers on the hand grip of both the fixed base and teh plunge base as well as LED lights
May 17, 2012
A router can make a lot of dust and chips. I had a big routing job coming up, but I didn’t own a commercial dust-collection system to contain the mess.…
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.
May 19, 2010
This tool has all the benefits of a plunge router, but in a much smaller and more maneuverable package
March 11, 2010
Learn how to use a router in combination with a simple ramp to produce period-accurate fluted columns.
January 21, 2010
Finish carpenter Gary M. Katz has been inspired to create many Greek-revival-style trim projects by the many visits he has made to historic homes around the country. Until recently, however,…
October 12, 2009
The Ryobi P600,the only cordless trim router on the market at this time, handles well and there is no noticable difference in power as compared with the corded models in its class
One of the easiest trim routers to hold is the Ridgid R2400, a heavy-duty variable speed tool with electronic feedback for consistent speed and power and a very nice fence
The Freud FT750T trim router is designed for laminate work and comes with accessories to aid in those tasks along with a larger base and better side access than other models in its class
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