Router, HP 3-1/4 , Amps 15, Voltage 110, No Load RPM 9000-22000, Power Source AC, Tool Length (In.) 12-1/4, Overall Depth (In.) 12-1/4 In., Tool Weight (Lb.) 13.4, Cord 9 ft., Switch Trigger, Bearings Ball, Handle Ergonomic, Speed Type Variable, Includes Wrench, 1/4 Collet, 1/2 Collet
The Makita 3-1/4 HP Plunge Router with Variable Speed delivers powerful precision with smooth plunge action and superior performance, with added features including variable speed, electronic speed control and an electric brake. The RP2301FC is engineered with 15 Amp power, ease-of-use features, and an increased plunge capacity for a wide range of applications including fine woodworking, cabinetry, windows, doors, and more.
15 Amp Power and 22,000 RPM for Smooth Routing
The RP2301FC features a 15 Amp motor with variable speed from 9,000 - 22,000 RPM and electronic speed control to maintain constant speed under load. The RP2301FC has a soft start feature for smooth start-ups and an electric brake for increased productivity. It has a 0" - 2-3/4" plunge depth capacity for easy penetration into the work piece, with linear ball bearings for smooth plunge action. The RP2301FC is engineered with oversized ball bearing construction, as well as a built-in fan with labyrinth construction to minimize dust from entering the tool for longer tool life.
The RP2301FC has ergonomic rubberized handles with a built-in two-finger switch for added control, with a lock-on trigger for continuous operation and built-in twin L.E.D. lights that illuminate the work area for increased visibility. The quick-release plunge depth adjustment with micro control and three preset depth stops are engineered for added precision, and the plunge lock lever is conveniently located for efficient operation.
The RP2301FC is equipped with a shaft lock for quick and easy bit changes, and the "tool-less" template guide system provides quick and easy installation and removal. Additional ease-of-use features include easy-to-read depth scales, a chip deflector engineered to direct chips away from the operator, and a durable flat top design for stability when changing bits.
Engineered for Finish Woodworking
The RP2301FC uses 1/4" and 1/2" shank router bits, and is engineered for fine woodworking, cabinetry, furniture making, counter tops, decking, windows and doors, and general carpentry. It is ideal for professional woodworkers, furniture makers, professional craftsmen, cabinet makers, deck builders, boat builders, and general contractors seeking a best in class 3-1/4 HP plunge router. The RP2301FC is just another example of Makita's commitment to innovative technology and best in class engineering.
About Makita's Plunge Routers
Makita's 3-1/4 HP Plunge Routers deliver powerful precision with smooth plunge action and superior performance. Makita’s latest 3-1/4 HP Plunge Routers feature 15 Amp power, ease-of-use features, and an increased plunge capacity for a wide range of applications including fine woodworking, cabinetry, windows, doors, and more.
Makita is a worldwide manufacturer of industrial quality power tools and offers a wide range of industrial accessories. Makita applies leading-edge innovation to engineer power tools that are more compact and energy efficient, yet deliver industrial strength power and results. Makita U.S.A., Inc. is located in La Mirada, California, and operates an extensive distribution network located throughout the U.S. Makita is Best in Class Engineering.
Every Makita tool is thoroughly inspected and tested before leaving the factory. If you are not satisfied with any Makita tool within 30 days of purchase, return it and Makita will provide a replacement or refund. Each Makita tool is warranted to be free of defects from workmanship and materials for the period of ONE YEAR from the date of original purchase. Should any trouble develop during this one-year period, return the COMPLETE tool, freight prepaid, to one of Makita's Factory or Authorized Service Centers.
What's in the Box
Makita RP2301FC 3-1/4 HP Plunge Router (variable speed), 1/4-inch collet sleeve insert, 1/2-inch collet cone, extended-depth adjustment knob and wrench.
From the Manufacturer
Makita's new 3-1/4 Horse Power Varaible speed router has a poerful 15 amp motor which delivers 9,000-22,000 RPM for smooth routing. The 0-2-3/4 inch plunge depth capacity is for easy penetration into the work piece. It has linear ball bearings fffor smooth plunge stroke and superior performance. It comes with an electric brake for increased productivity. The quick release plunge depth adustment with micro control along with threequick release plunge depth stops for added precision. The Electronic speed control maintains constant