Have just picked up a nice little router (1050W) from checkers-Hyper.
Make is their branded 'Shultz' , sounds german but made in china.
Well made and quite robust. Has better baseplate than my ryobi and better,sturdier lock mechanism for bit changing.
I know some will critisise and say go for...
I am fairly new to woodworking, been at it 8 months or so.
When I first started buying tools, I purchased a new "Toughest" Brand Router for $40.
It a very powerful no frills router, and has never given me mechanical trouble. The problem is the weight and visibility of the wood. It...