Dewalt DWP611PK router combo kit is powered by a long lastin 1.25-hp motor, has various speed control capabilities, dual LEDs, slear sub-base, adjustment ring, … The Porter Cable and the Dewalt models both have a comfort grip designed to optimize one handed applications. 1.25 HP Max Torque Variable Speed Compact Router Combo Kit with LED's The DWP611PK 1.25 HP Max Torque Variable Speed Compact Router Combo Kit with LED's has a 1.25 HP motor to deliver power for the toughest applications, and variable speed control for optimal bit speed in each application. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. ChadShelby December 10, 2016, 3:36am #2. As was mentioned above, you can’t use an external speed control on a router with an internal speed control, they will fight each other. Dewalt DWP611. Personally, just to be forthcoming, I’ve seldom found things I have purchased at HF to actually improve my quality or workflow. Good Luck This warranty does not cover part failure due to normal wear or tool abuse. The Porter Cable has a fixed speed of 27,000 rpm. Actually I bought G wizard, just to help with the headache. It is a great Shapeoko 3 upgrade (just not cheap). The point was someone who didn’t know this stuff might look up speed controller on the internet and find ones available at a place that he/she might find personally reliable and think they’re applicable. That said, beyond the speed knob on the router, your only option is something like SuperPID - which can get you down to about 5k. I bought a cheap center punch that turned out very poorly designed and they refunded it and did not ask me to return it. the dewalt router runs way to fast for a end mill // is there a way to slow it down? X-Carve. Allows quick and easy bit and base changes. The speed varies from 8,000 RPM to 24,000RPM. Adjustable clamp for smooth and secure actuation. I DO NOT trust harbor freight for anything I need any level of precision for. Which includes the DeWalt 611 and the Makita RT07XX. Going to add in some text now. I believe that this is the 240V equivalent of the DWP611 sold in the American market but cannot be sure. Users have measured the actual speeds reached at different number settings: http://www.shapeoko.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=3918. Hey guys just started cutting last night, have the Dewalt 611 without spindle control. The X-Carve is a completely open source cnc machine produced by Inventables.com. I'm not sure if you've seen this post or not regarding the speeds attributed to each number on the dial. HF wasn’t the point. Variable Speed: Has a variable speed feature that goes from 1 to 6 steps and generates 16000 to 27000 RPM.This helps the user regulate the speed and determine the ideal speed for the type of project at hand. Once you find the right percentage of fine/rough for your machine, it works good, and has settings, just for these machines. I was wondering if anyone had any basic practices for operating speed guidelines? The majority of the speed settings on Carbide Create are LESS THAN what the router runs, even at … If someone says something called a Superpid will work and you look it up and see it’s some fancy router speed controller and then you do a google search for “router speed controllers” and you find one at 20% the price and you don’t have a lot of knowledge about electronics, maybe you’re going to trust Harbor Freight. But I do know people trust them and more power to those people if they’re happy. I find it hard to believe it would not work great here for some fine tuning. The DWP611 1-1/4 HP Max Torque Variable Speed Compact Router with LED's has a 1-1/4 HP motor to deliver power for the toughest applications, and variable speed control for optimal bit speed in each application. For further detail of warranty coverage and warranty repair information, visit www.dewalt.com or call 1-800-4-DEWALT (1-800-433-9258). Sorry WIll if this is considered a rant, I think people who blindly trust will fall and get hurt. With the dail on the top what is a good speed for cutting mdf with a 1/4 inch bit? Shop DEWALT 1/4-in 1.25-HP Variable Speed Fixed Corded Router in the Routers department at Lowe's.com. http://community.carbide3d.com/t/dewalt-dw611-info-and-looking-for-the-speed-control-pot-specs/1894 Carvey’s spindle speed is 12,000 RPM. Soft-starting motor features full-time electronic feedback that maintains motor speed through the cut. The DWP611 has built-in soft start and speed control. The VFDs actually tie into the electronic speed control, include a device to measure the current RPM, and will adjust current to maintain the desired RPM as torque requirements fluctuate when cutting. Most people are able to make it work quite well on wood, metals, and plastics…maybe we can help you get a speed and feed that will work for you? 9 Likes. The machinery comes with 7.0 amps and a 16000-27000 RPM with a no-load speed. Cut your strip brush to length, and insert into the channel on the base of the shoe. 4 for faster feed rates with 1/8 and higher diameter bits. Just a random data point: The Geek Pub YouTube channel did a 8 hour X-Carve session and his DeWalt 611 burnt out part way through. Since I ordered the 611, I have to adjust the speed manually and as I get ready to use it I am terrified of ruining the projects, cutting bits, or the spindle. dewalt611.png 815×516 220 KB. Power in the palm of your hand. For smaller bits with a 1/8" (0.125") shank this collet will be required. The DWP611PK 1-1/4 HP Max Torque Variable Speed Compact Router Combo Kit with LED's has a 1-1/4 HP motor to deliver power for the toughest applications, and variable speed control for optimal bit speed in each application. Features precise depth adjustments and fast, easy motor pack removal for bit and base changes. No, the Harbor Freight unit is simply a resistor which reduces the current, reducing torque — it also doesn’t work well w/ the electronic speed control circuit for the router. The majority of the speed settings on Carbide Create are LESS THAN what the router runs, even at the lowest setting. Free Shipping Order Over $49; Search for: Login ; Cart / $ 0.00 0 Definitely agree with mikep, Super PID all the way!!! Depth adjustment ring for intuitive depth setting. Granted it’s not politically correct and if you want to delete this than I have no problem, i was just trying to [quote=“Boothecus, post:10, topic:5608”] Grizzly is at least low priced and does have excellent customer service. To people who might look stuff up on the internet, well-known names are gained from branding and over advertising, and google top picks are gained from tags placed by those advertisers who simply want to draw those who look for a top pick to them. Your point is accepted. The DeWalt 611 puts a 1.25HP, 7 amp motor capable of up to 27,000 RPM in a compact package that makes creating intricate patterns or your next set of beautiful cabinet doors a breeze. The Dewalt benefits from having variable speed settings to allow you to control the speed on different types of applications or for more intricate work. First and foremost, it is essential to list the physical attributes of the DEWALT DWP611 ROUTER FIXED BASE VARIABLE SPEED. And the two routers supported by the Shapeoko 3 both have internal speed controls. No problem running at 5,000 rpm. This Dewalt tool is ¼â€™ in collet diameter, with a 4” base dimension and 1.5’’ plunge stroke. View online or download Dewalt DWP611 User Manual, Instruction Manual Dewalt DWP611 1-1/4 HP Variable Speed Premium Compact Router with LED Details The DeWalt Premium Compact Router combining power, easy-of-use, ergonomic features and innovations designed for visibility, control and overall performance. The feeds and speeds in Carbide Create are oriented towards the Nomad — best thing to do is use the official charts: http://docs.carbide3d.com/support/#tooling-support and a machinist calculator as needed. DEWALT DWP611PK is one of the best wood routers with 1.25 horse power. I [email protected] trying finding this but never could, again thank you! Happiness is the best medicine. I’m confident he will make it clear and explain why. is everyone that is using this equipment running the router at “1” on the router? The upper end of the motor shaft has a disc that is right below the control card. Jong! LED light and clear plastic fixed base provide superior bit visibility. I used HF as an example because it’s a well-known name and was the top google listing when I googled speed controller. The new router features a 1-1/4 peak HP motor that delivers significantly more power than competitors' models to help users be as productive as possible. I was able to find actual measured numbers for the 6 speed settings on a Makita RT-070x and linked them to the wiki --- can't recall how linear the change was, but it should provide you w/ some indication of the change. Or does it have something to do with speed of cut by the software? Additionally, the internal controls beat the external controls because they have built-in tachometers so the router can adjust speed while under load/no-load. Thank you! I think this needs to be made very clear. The stock DeWalt 611 is ready to make anything you can imagine with the included 1/4" (0.25") collet, but for precision projects featuring high detail cuts or high definition features you need smaller endmills. I just measured my Dewalt 611 and I recorded the following numbers: 1 = 15820 RPM 2 = 16960 RPM 3 = 18950 RPM 4 = 21280 RPM You will fry the electronics. Quality engine ofthis device can produce higher power for the best performance. 2 and 3 for slow feed rate with tiny bits, including engraving bit. Works great for for fine tuning cuts on a router table setup. With the variable speed settings, we find that it is now easier for you to adapt the tool to your material. 3 Likes. [/quote]. Thanks again guys! Advice for operating speeds on the DeWalt 611? What is Included (1) DeWALT DWP611 1.25 HP Max Torque Variable Speed Compact Router . I bought a brand new carpenter square from harbor freit and it is farther out of square than a rough cut piece of plywood on my 35 yr old table saw. make it clear and explain why if the software says to have the .25 flat endmill bit to be running at 7900rpm, are you setting the router on “1”? If you own an X Carve CNC or any other CNC that uses the Dewalt 611 router for its spindle, this simple 3D printed attachment will save you a ton of cleanup and suffering when cutting carbon fiber submerged in water. I don’t know anything about the HF one, but I wonder if they are all basically the same circuitry. Boothecus ([email protected]) June 16, 2017, 6:16pm #10. Anyway, here is the breakdown of the speeds for each setting: Found another recent topic with some more helpful information. DeWalt 611 Variable Speed Chart. level 2 Dewalt DWP611 Pdf User Manuals. The speed control commands speeds from 16k rpm to 27k rpm. Speed Settings . Product Specifications Since I ordered the 611, I have to adjust the speed manually and as I get ready to use it I am terrified of ruining the projects, cutting bits, or the spindle. We recommend staying between the first and second settings for most projects. As such, regardless of the speed, you will always have a smooth cutting operation. If you are using the DeWalt 611 (110v) or 660 (220v) router that comes with your X-Carve, the spindle speed varies from 16,000 RPM at the lowest setting (1) up to 27,000 RPM at the highest setting (6). Harbor Freight has this one https://www.harborfreight.com/router-speed-control-43060.html at much less cost. Your comment that HF is “reliable” is the first time I have ever seen such. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. But first, read the below notes. What Makes DEWALT DWP611PK High Quality? Thanks for prompting me! The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. LED light and clear plastic fixed base provide superior bit visibility. If the control card isn’t over that disc then the motor will run max speed regardless of the speed setting. DEWALT: DEWALT: Bosch: Porter-Cable: Name: 1.75 HP Fixed Base Router: 7 Amp Corded 1-1/4 Horsepower Compact Router with Plunge Base and Bag: 12 Amp 2-1/4 in. The lower speed of the Dewalt DWP611 seems to be much higher ? After all, HF is reliable and wouldn’t sell you something you wouldn’t be able to use and you didn’t see a warning on the HF page that it shouldn’t be used with variable speed routers. Googler beware is my opinion. The DEWALT DCK211D2T 10.8V 2x2ah XR Li-ion Drill and Impact Driver Twin Pack Kit Find out more navigate_next FInd the product for you 360icon December 1, 2016, 5:13pm #1. Super important notes on the strip brush: The DeWalt DWP611PK model offers the best value for the money with its multiple features. It's very possible his settings weren't optimal though. Will said he was going to clarify it on the wiki. The DWP611 has you covered in this regard given its variable speed output of between 16,000-27,000 RPM, and this is selectable via six different settings using the … The only “warning” I have ever seen HF publish is their disclaimers of not responsible for anything. http://www.vhipe.com/product-private/index.htm, Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled, https://www.harborfreight.com/router-speed-control-43060.html, https://www.shapeoko.com/wiki/index.php/Spindle_Control#Speed_Control, http://www.shapeoko.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=245&p=8114&hilit=dw660+speed+control#p8114, http://docs.carbide3d.com/support/#tooling-support. FYI. I was wondering if anyone had any basic practices for operating speed guidelines? Hey guys just started cutting last night, have the Dewalt 611 without spindle control. Electronic speed control maintains speed under load, soft start to reduce startup twisting, and variable speed to prevent burning. New here but this old wood worker has used a router speed controller for many moon. It’s something I had to get used to. Corded Peak Variable Speed Plunge and Fixed Base Router Kit with Hard Case: 1-1/4 … However, the Dewalt 611 spindle inconveniently … Perhaps that is a thing that should be mentioned there because I’m sure other people might wonder if an inexpensive product listed as a router speed control would work. I think it’s a legitimate question for someone to ask. Obviously that’s not mentioned on the wiki because you didn’t post a link. Variable speed control feature provides 16,000 - 27,000-RPM which allows you to optimize bit speed to suit the application. Accepting standard routers bits with a shank size … 1 = 15820 RPM 2 = 16960 RPM 3 = 18950 RPM 4 = 21280 RPM 5 = 24270 RPM 6 = 27080 RPM So, if I use the lowest speed (~16 000rpm) do these settings are still good ? DeWALT D26204K/DWP611 SuperPID conversion This brief is about converting the DeWALT router to be controlled by the SuperPID closed loop speed controller. I used a 1/8″ single flute up-cut bit, default Easel settings for that material, DeWalt 611 speed of 1. These instructions are for the D26204K bought in Australia. Since carbon fiber dust is extremely toxic, it is necessary to cut it underwater for dust control and proper cooling. Features: Durable 1.25HP motor delivers the power to meet the toughest applications. You can NOT use a variable speed controller on ANY router that has a built in speed controller. It is there, sort of: https://www.shapeoko.com/wiki/index.php/Spindle_Control#Speed_Control, The actual discussion is at: http://www.shapeoko.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=245&p=8114&hilit=dw660+speed+control#p8114. DEWALT will repair, without charge, any defects due to faulty materials or workmanship for one year from the date of purchase. Where did you find it? Some notes about the DW6111 It has what appears to be a hall sensor for speed control feedback. Don't try 5, kills your Dewalt brushes very quick. The amount of power and new features makes it good for any professional looking for a router tool. Neither of which has any relation to the trust worthiness of a vendor. Quick release tabs for quick and simple base release. I think this needs to be made very clear. Which includes the DeWalt 611 and the Makita RT07XX. There is also an electronic feedback system that keeps the torque sent to the tool linear. Ease of Use. 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