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Features a robust 3-1/4 horsepower motor, precision adjustments and exceptionally smooth plunging action.

Makita RP2301FC 3-1/4 HP Variable Speed Plunge Router

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59913
Makita RP2301FC 3-1/4 HP Variable Speed Plunge Router
Makita RP2301FC 3-1/4 HP Variable Speed Plunge Router

Makita's RP2301FC 3-1/4HP Variable Speed Plunge Router delivers power, precision and smooth plunge action. Features include variable speed, electronic speed control, an electric brake and much mroe. The motor boasts 15 amps of power and runs at up to 22,000 RPM for exceptionally smooth routing. The speed can be dialed down to as low as 9,000 RPM for spinning larger bits, and the built-in electronic speed control maintain constant speed under load. The soft start feature provides jolt-free start-ups, while an electric brake spins the bit down quickly after the router is shut off. The RP2301FC has a plunge capacity of 0'' to 2-3/4'', enabling deep mortising operations. Linear ball bearings promote smooth plunging action. Features that enhance durability include oversized ball-bearing construction and a built-in fan with labyrinth to minimize dust entry. The ergonomic rubberized handles enhance comfort, while the built-in two-finger switch and lock-on trigger allows easy continuous operation. For dimly lit conditions, two built-in LED lights aid visibility. Plunge depth adjustment is accomplished with a quick-release and microadjustment control, while three preset depth stops let you quickly return to previous commonly used settings. The shaft lock enables fast bit changes, and the tool-free template guide system is easy to use. Easy-to-read depth scales, a chip deflector and a durable flat top design for stability when changing bits round out an already excellent router. Accepts 1/4'' and 1/2'' shank router bits.


Features:

  • Powerful 15 amp motor delivers 9,000-22,000 RPM for smooth routing
  • Electronic speed control maintains constant speed under load
  • Variable speed control dial enables user to match the speed to the application
  • Soft-start feature for smooth start-ups
  • Electric brake for increased productivity
  • 0'' - 2-3/4'' plunge depth capacity for easy penetration into workpiece
  • Linear ball bearings for smooth plunge action and superior performance
  • Quick release plunge depth adjustment with micro control along with 3 preset depth stops for added precision
  • Built-in twin L.E.D. lights illuminate the work area for increased visibility
  • Oversized ball bearing construction for longer tool life
  • Ergonomic rubberized handles with built-in large two-finger switch for added control
  • Conveniently located plunge lock lever for efficient operation
  • Shaft lock for quick and easy bit changes
  • ''Tool-less'' template guide system for quick and easy installation and removal
  • Lock-on trigger switch for continuous operation
  • Built in fan with labyrinth construction minimizes dust entering the tool for longer tool life
  • Easy-to-read depth scales
  • Chip deflector engineered to direct chips away from the operator
  • Durable flat top design for stability when changing bits
  • Uses 1/4'' and 1/2'' shank router bits
  • Double insulated
WARNING This product can expose you to chemicals which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/product
(1) Makita RP2301FC 3-1/4 HP Variable Speed Plunge Router
(1) 1/2'' Collet (763622-4)
(1) 1/4'' Collet (763803-0)
(1) Extended Depth Adjustment Knob (158980-5)
(1) Spanner Wrench (781030-7)
More Information
Brand Makita
Manufacturer Part Number RP2301FC
Weight 16.4500
Tech Spec
  • Collet Capacity: 1/2'', 1/4''
  • Plunge Capacity: 2-3/4''
  • No Load Speed (variable speed): 9,000 - 22,000 RPM
  • Amps: 15
  • Maximum Horsepower: 3-1/4 HP
  • Overall Length: 12-1/4''
  • Base: Plunge
  • Variable Speed Dial: Yes
Technical Documents
Speed Range No
HP No
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other than the LED lights, how is this router different than the makita model 3612BR (older version of the 3 1/4 hp ?
lawrence t on Dec 5, 2017
What is the diameter of the router base?
Kendall H on Dec 6, 2017
what router table will fit Makita RP2301FC ?
Vinton L on Mar 11, 2018
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