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Forum topic by Tennwood posted 07-25-2010 04:05 AM 2200 views 1 time favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-25-2010 04:05 AM

Topic tags/keywords: router accessories collet

I am looking for a router collet extension as I am having some problems getting some of my bits high enough through my table, especially with the quarter inch bits. The only review on lumberjocks was 1-1/2 years ago for a quick change bit ( I would like one that will fit both half inch and quarter inch bits. The only one I found so far is the Router Technologies EX 2080 Xtreme Xtension Professional Router Bit/Collet Extension. Any suggestions or reviews would be appreciated.


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#1 posted 07-25-2010 04:19 AM

check with rockler

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#2 posted 07-25-2010 04:29 AM

Sounds like you have too thick of a top. Have you thought about fastening the router to a square piece of lexan and cutting out the table and adding a lip for the lexan to sit flush on?

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#3 posted 07-25-2010 06:36 AM

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#4 posted 07-25-2010 08:05 AM

I like this one.
It’s only 1/2” shank tho.


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