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Router Adjustment When I demonstrate at wood shows, I am nearly always asked: 'How do you adjust your router so easily?' It seems that a lot of new woodworkers and many veterans have plunge routers mounted in their router tables.
The reason they can't adjust the height of the routers easily is because they have not removed the springs from the plunge mechanism.I will take you step by step through removing the springs from most of the common routers on the market, beginning with the Hitachi M12V.
If I don't cover your router this time, then look for it in upcoming issues.These instructions are strictly the opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the manufacturer.Always refer to your owner's manual for exploded views of your router and, if you don't feel comfortable with these directions, do not remove your springs.
Make sure that your router is always unplugged before attempting any procedures such as those listed in this article.SAFETY FIRST!!! Step 1Lay the router on its back with the threaded rod face up and lock it into position.
Step 2Remove the two 13mm nuts that are at the top of the rod.(Fig.1) Step 3Lay the router...