How Many Routers Does Your Shop Need
How many routers does your shop need is bookmark about Power Tools bookmarked by cody with ID 13486181662 was uploaded on 16-03-2019 and has been viewed 47,074 times.
Synopsis: If you do a lot of routing, there's a pretty strong argument for having more than one router in your shop.One route to take is to use a combo kit, with one motor and two bases — one for use in a table and one for freehand work.
But Jeff Miller makes a good case for having three separate machines: one for the table, where you can run moldings, cut grooves, and tackle precise joinery; one for freehand routing, such as long cuts and stopped cuts; and even a small handheld router for small edge details and other delicate work.
If you think three is too many, consider this: Miller recently counted the routers in his shop and came up with nine!...