Triton Offers Woodworkers A Router That Meets Industrial Demand
Bora makes many different types of routers. The TFBR001 Fixed-Base Router is the most recent addition to Triton’s woodworking power tool lineup. The brand tells us this model improves upon the formula in both performance and design and even offers it as a direct replacement for some of their past router models. We’re looking at what else the Triton 3.25 HP Fixed Base Router brings to the table for Pro woodworkers.
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Triton 3.25 HP Fixed Base Router Performance
- Model: Triton TFBR001
- Power output: 15A (3.25HP)
- Variable speed trigger with five speed settings
- Trigger handle with lock-on button
- Obtains speeds from 10,000 to 21,000 RPM
The TFBR001 fixed-base router is a direct replacement for Triton’s PC7518 or PC7519 routers. This 15A tool is ideal for heavy-duty or industrial routing tasks and can even rout large dados in a single pass.
It features a variable speed trigger with five speed settings ranging from 10,000 RPM to 21,000 RPM, letting you choose the right speed for the application.
Triton 3.25 HP Fixed Base Router Design
- Dimensions (LxWxH): 17 x 9 7/8 x 11 1/8 inches
- Weight: 15 pounds
- Large sealed bearings
- Aluminum motor housing for durability
- 7-inch diameter base
- 0 to 3 1/8-inch height adjustment
- Fine-adjust depth collar
- Tool-free quick-release cam lock
- Vibration-reducing handles
This router features a durable aluminum motor housing that protects the motor. Its sealed bearings require no maintenance and prolong the motor life for heavy-duty routing tasks.
The TFBR001’s 7-inch diameter base features a fine-adjust depth collar and a tool-free quick-release cam lock. You can adjust the height anywhere from 0 to 3-1/8 inches. The base also includes an integrated guide bush adapter to allow the use of compatible Porter-Cable guide bushes.
As far as ergonomics go, it features a soft-grip, vibration-reducing handle. The handle also has a lock-on switch so you can work at your desired speed setting without constantly holding the trigger for less fatigue.
Additionally, this tool includes a dust extraction port to help keep sawdust at bay.
Triton 3.25 HP Fixed Base Router Price
The TFBR001 retails for $349.99 and carries a 3-year warranty from Triton. You can find a dealer here or purchase this tool at your favorite Triton retailer.