The Porter Cable 893PK comes with a full-time electronic feedback system that enables you to accurately maintain motor speed, even through the most intricate or detailed jobs that you may encounter. In addition, its practical variable speed control feature, allows for smooth runs between 10,000 – 23,000 RPMs and it enables a bit speed to be optimized for changing applications. The flexable motor serves as an enabler for simple transitions between the two included bases, the fixed base, or the plunge base. When preferred you can purchase the traditional spiral down base from the 690 series separately. Additionally, the plunge base offers a helpful through-the-column dust collection method that maximizes productivity by effectively and efficiently performing complete dust extraction.
The Porter Cable 893PK 2-1/4 HP Multi-Base Router Kit offers an improved bit and cut-line visibility. A conveniently, dual-positioned switch, allows the user to cut the powerd while still easily allowing the user to maintain control of the device. A spindle lock, bit change system, is included and features a ‘switch lock’ safety device for added layers of protective insulation for the user. Also available with the Porter Cable 893PK Multi-Base Router Kit, is a durable latch lever that easily enables an unsophisticated, undemanding, and simplistic approach for accessing coarse depth adjustments and motor release when easy transitions are wanted or needed. Available on the fixed base is a micro-depth stop option, this provides fine depth settings up to 1/128″, and the 6-position adjustable turret permits the options of step or repeat plunge cuts.
The Porter Cable 893PK 2-1/4 HP Multi-Base Router Kit also has a Clear Lexan sub-base that makes it possible to improve the products longevity and overall durability, as well as, provides better bit visibility for the user. The flat side on plunge base gives the individual utilizing the 893PK machine the ability to work in tighter spaces and accurately gives the individual a straight reference point. Lastly, if you prefer the Router Height Adjustment Kit 75301, it is available and is works well with this model, but must be purchased separately.
The Porter Cable 893PK 2-1/4 HP Multi-Base Router Kit runs on 120V, it has a powerful horsepower of 2-1/4 and a total of 12 amps. It has a motor diameter of 3 and 1/2″ and a No-Load Speed between 10,000 – 23,000 RPM’s.