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04-11-2012 02:07 PM
Chris Curl i probably sound like a broken record to others on this forum, but lifts are generally very expensive, and it is easy to build your own for a few dollars.

it is just another option should you have a hard time finding a lift that fits both your router and budget.
04-11-2012 12:33 PM
davide273 Hi Chris,
On looking further into current models of DeWalt routers I find no mention of the 610. Perhaps this is now a dinosaur! Thanks for your interest. David
04-11-2012 12:29 PM
davide273 Hi Tom,
I hadn't thought of the Incra lift but there seem to be several positive posts about it. I will look at it more closely. Thanks for your input.
David
04-11-2012 12:24 PM
davide273 Hi James,
I have a DeWalt 610. So far I've used it only for free hand routing, but now that I want to improve my routing capabilities(via table) I'm willing to spend up to $400 to move into a higher gear.
Which of the modern routers have built-in lift capability?

I have a daughter in Canberra and I visit her every couple of years.
Sydney and Canberra are among my favourite cities. Was there only three months ago!

Thanks for your interest in my question.
David
04-11-2012 12:12 PM
davide273 Yes, a DeWalt 610.
04-08-2012 06:15 PM
3efingers David, I have my router table set up as an extension on table saw with the Incra ts/ls with a Porter Cable router 1617 and just added the Rockler router lift fx (waited till it went on sale) and it all works rather well, just sorry I waited so long to the get the router lift! Dont have to get down on my knees to pull the motor to change bits and all that mess.
04-05-2012 08:56 PM
jw2170 Hi david,

Welcome to the forum.

What make/model is your router, or if also buying a new router as well as the table and lift, what is you budget?

You can buy some new routers with lift capabilities already built in so no need for a lift.
04-05-2012 11:47 AM
Chris Curl do you have the router already?
04-05-2012 11:09 AM
davide273
router lifter and table

This is my second post. The electrons must have eaten my first one!

I am planning to buy a router table and lift. I would welcome any comments (such as is it necessay to buy both from the same manufacturer?)
Davide

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