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DEWALT DW618 38018 HP Electronic Variable-Speed Fixed-Base Router
The DW618 2-1/4 HP EVS Fixed Base Router with Soft Start has a powerful motor for routing through tough hardwood at the user's desired speed. Features precise depth adjustments and fast, easy motor pack removal for bit and base changes.
– Heavy-duty, precision-machined, die-cast aluminum base and motor housing for durability and low tool weight.
– Nickel plated motor housing for a smooth, long-lasting depth adjustment.
– Right or left switch and cordset location provides the ability to have the switch in your right or left hand.
– Flat top for easy bit and depth changes.
– Self-releasing, long, eight slot collets for better bit retention and elimination of frozen bits.