Which Bosch Colt options? - Router Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-20-2010, 09:47 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Country: United States
First Name: Warren
Posts: 255
 
Default Which Bosch Colt options?

Now that you guys have talked me into a Colt-and I am REALLY having fun, I got to wondering how many of you used some of the options. The round off-set base looks useful, since it would give me more stability. Like the one I have on a couple of PC routers up north.
I've been having a ball with that little rascal all week, building a coffee table top for wife. Gluing up 1X3 pieces after facing them with upcut spiral bit. Top is 50" X 25" and I am also running small grove along the glue lines which will be filled with black. Then sorta Rosewood finish. The wood is cheap Realto pine.
Okay. Any observations on options lemme know.
sourdough is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-12-2010, 08:47 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Country: United States
First Name: James
Posts: 2,304
 
Default

The colt is a great little router. I use it for mortising hinges & edge work.

James
Whittier, CA.

Have a nice & safe day!
jlord is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-13-2010, 02:05 PM
Retired Moderator
 
CanuckGal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Country: Canada
First Name: Deb
Posts: 3,132
 
Send a message via MSN to CanuckGal
Default

I bought a Colt at a closeout sale and fell in love with it. The one I bought didn't come with anything but a couple of wrenches. It was only the single speed model as well.
Busy Bee tools has the Colt Variable Speed Carpenter's Kit on sale for $199.00 so I sold my single speed model on Kijiji for exactly what I paid for it (still a deal) and bought the set. Now I have all the attachments! Love it!

EGO postulo , EGO venalicium , EGO incidere.
I measured, I marked, I cut.
Latin instructions for firewood.

Get the Router Workshop Video Series Online!
CanuckGal is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Router Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Bosch Colt - tilt base setting wm_crash General Routing 1 01-30-2010 09:48 AM
Bosch Laminate Routers - old accessories with new (Colt) zzdodge Portable Routing 2 08-12-2009 08:34 AM
Sold: Bosch Colt router with loads of accessories **SOLD** Bob N Woodworking Classifieds 1 06-23-2009 07:12 PM
Convert Bosch Colt chuck? guitarmaker General Routing 0 02-25-2009 11:19 AM
template guides for Bosch Colt RuggerJoe Guide Bushings and Templates 13 02-10-2009 08:41 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome