Makita (La Mirada, CA) has released a new 1-1/4 horsepower Compact Router, model RT0700C. The new router combines performance and precision with less weight in a compact size. And it's also available in a kit, model RT0700CX3, which includes a plunge, tilt, and an offset base for a wide range of routing applications. The RT0700C has a variable speed control dial (10,000-30,000 rotations per minute that enables the user to match the speed to the application. Additional performance features include electronic speed control to maintain constant speed under load, and soft start feature for smooth start-ups. The RT0700C is double-insulated with a heavy-duty aluminum motor housing for increased durability.
Check it out at www.makitausa.com.