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SKIL 1817 120V 1-3/4 HP Fixed Base Router

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  • Soft start technology-for smoother start-ups and increased motor life
  • 1/2-Inch collet capacity - for larger profile applications
  • Micro-fine depth adjustment-for precise depth measurements
  • Dual position on/off switch-for user convenience and better control
  • Quick-release button-for easy motor adjustments and removal
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Skil, 8A, 1-3 or 4 HP, fixed base router, soft start technology for smoother start Ups and increased motor life, 1 or 2" collet capacity for larger profile applications and micro-fine depth adjustment for precise depth measurements, dual position on or off switch for user convenience and better control, quick release button for easy motor adjustments and removal.

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Take your home woodworking projects to the next level with the Skil 1817 fixed-base router. Designed for do-it-yourselfers, this router is ideal for rounding and forming smooth edges as well as cutting basic patterns in wood. A micro-fine depth adjustment enables you to make precise, professional-quality cuts, and soft-grip handles make the router easy to hold. Skil's Soft Start technology delivers smooth starts and less kickback.

At a Glance
1817 120V 1-3/4 HP Fixed Base Router At a Glance:

  • Ideal for rounding and forming edges and cutting basic patterns in wood

  • Has micro-fine adjustment to make precise cuts

  • Soft-grip handles and LED SiteLight for easy operation

  • Backed by a one-year warranty
At a Glance
1817 120V 1-3/4 HP Fixed Base Router
The Skil 1817 fixed-base router is ideal for rounding and forming edges, as well as cutting basic patterns in wood (click to enlarge).

Woodworking with Professional-Quality Results
Whether you're a novice woodworker or an adept do-it-yourselfer, the Skil 1817 fixed-base router is ideal for cutting basic patterns in wood as well as rounding and forming edges. The tool's fixed-base design enables you to set the cut depth before you turn on the tool. A micro-fine depth adjustment allows you to make precise cuts for professional-quality results.

Designed for Comfort and Convenience
The Skil 1817 fixed-base router is built to be easy to operate for extended periods, with a design that doesn't intimidate beginners. Comfortable soft-grip handles reduce fatigue, while an LED SiteLight improves visibility and provides a powered tool alert. A dual-position on/off switch offers greater convenience and control. The router is also equipped with a quick-release lever that makes it easy to adjust or remove the motor.

Less Kickback with Soft Start Technology
Thanks to Skil's signature Soft Start technology, the Skil 1817 fixed-base router starts smoothly and gradually increases in speed, rather than jumping right to top speed like other routers. The result is less kickback, better control, and a longer motor life, allowing you to complete more projects.

The Skil 1817 fixed-base router features a 1/2-inch collect capacity and comes with a 1/4-inch collet adapter for larger profile applications. The tool weighs 7.2 pounds.

About Skil Power Tools
Skil Power Tools is a leader in portable electric power tools and accessories serving the consumer do-it-yourself and professional construction markets. Founded in 1924 with the invention of the worm drive SKILSAW, Skil now delivers a complete line of power tools designed and engineered to help DIYers achieve home project success, while providing professionals durable, cost-effective tools for the jobsite.

What's in the Box
One Skil 1817 router motor unit, one fixed base, one chip deflector, one 1/4-inch collet adapter, and one collet wrench.

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Soft-grip handles and a micro-fine adjustment make the Skil 1817 fixed-base router easy to control (click each to enlarge).

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