DeWalt DW618 2-1/4 HP EVS Fixed Base Router with Soft Start

DeWalt DW618 2-1/4 HP EVS Fixed Base Router with Soft Start


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Product Description

DeWalt DW618 2-1/4 HP EVS Fixed Base Router with Soft Start

  • 2-1/4 HP (maximum motor HP) / 12.0 Amp Electronic Variable Speed Motor
  • Electronic Variable Speed with Full Feedback Control for constant speed under load from 8,000-24,000RPM
  • Soft Start reduces start-up torque for enhanced control
  • Micro-Fine Depth Adjustment Ring allows precise depth adjustments in 1/64″ increments
  • Depth Adjustment Ring Adjusts Vertically to provide a constant switch/cordset location
  • Adjustable Tool-Free Steel Motor Cam Lock makes depth adjustment and base changes quick and solid-locking
  • Quick Release Motor latches for fast, easy motor pack removal for bit and base changes
  • Detachable Cordset makes the cordset serviceable and eliminates the need for a “shorty” cord motor pack
  • Spindle Lock Button for single-wrench bit changes
  • Clear, durable LEXAN Sub-Base enhances bit visibility, and accepts standard template guide bushings
  • Rubber Overmolded Handles and Low Center of Gravity deliver best-in-class comfort, balance, and control
  • Dust-Sealed Switch prevents dust ingestion for longer switch life
  • Heavy-Duty, Precision Machined, Die-Cast Aluminum Base and Motor Housing
  • Nickel-Plated Motor Housing ensures smooth, long-lasting depth adjustments
  • Right or Left Switch and Cordset Location allows right or left hand switch location
  • Flat Top makes bit and depth changes easy
  • Self-Releasing, Long, 8-Slotted Collets for better bit retention and elimination of frozen bits
  • Amperage: 12.0 amps
  • Horsepower: 2-1/4 HP
  • No load speed range: 8,000 to 24,000 RPM
  • Base diameter: 6″
  • Collet diameter: 1/4″ & 1/2″
  • Tool weight: 7.2 lbs


  • DW618M motor pack
  • DW6184 fixed base
  • 1/4″ and 1/2″ collets
  • Wrench

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Additional Information

Weight 10 lbs
Brand Name

DeWalt Tools

Corded Power Tools

Routers and Trimmers


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