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Forum topic by rantingrich posted 11-19-2014 03:21 AM 1462 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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rantingrich

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11-19-2014 03:21 AM

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Got my New DeWalt Router with ā€œDā€ handle from Amazon today with 6 Round over bits. Cant wait to kick the tires. I will post a review after I give it a work out.

I will say there are conflicting reviews over this machine. The FINISH is not what I am use to with past DeWalt equipment. Hard to explain. Just not as FINISHED as I once recall.

-- Rich


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#1 posted 11-19-2014 05:44 AM

I have two of these kits, among other routers. I must say this is one of my favorites. The fixed base is great for dovetails, and the plunge base is velvety smooth. Very accurate too.

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#2 posted 11-19-2014 07:50 AM

I didn’t know they had a 3 base kit. The D handle is my favorite configuration for handheld routing.

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#3 posted 11-19-2014 01:12 PM

Yes I found this on Amazon with the three handles. Most of the reviewers say they didn’t think much about the D handle but fell in live with it

-- Rich

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#4 posted 11-19-2014 01:44 PM

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