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Milwaukee 2838-20 M18 FUEL 1/2″ Router – Tool Only

Regular price $498.00 CAD
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Milwaukee 2838-20 M18 FUEL 1/2″ Router – Tool Only 012585170

Key Features:

  1. Powerful Motor: The M18 FUEL technology delivers a powerful brushless motor, providing ample power for a wide range of routing tasks.
  2. Variable Speed Control: This router features variable speed settings, allowing for precise control over the cutting speed to match different materials and applications.
  3. Adjustable Depth: The depth adjustment system enables easy and accurate adjustments for precise routing depths.
  4. Compact and Lightweight: Designed to be compact and lightweight, this router offers improved maneuverability and ease of use, especially in tight spaces.
  5. Durable Construction: Built with high-quality materials, the 2838-20 is durable and can withstand the rigors of daily use on the job site.
  6. LED Lighting: Integrated LED lights illuminate the work area for better visibility and accuracy during operation.
  7. Dust Extraction: Features a dust extraction port to keep the work area clean and free of debris, enhancing visibility and reducing clean-up time.


  • Versatility: Suitable for various routing applications, including edge routing, dado cuts, and intricate woodworking tasks.
  • Portability: Cordless design allows for greater mobility and ease of use, especially in areas without easy access to power outlets.
  • Efficiency: Brushless motor technology ensures longer run times and more efficient power usage, leading to fewer battery changes and increased productivity.


  • Batteries: Compatible with Milwaukee M18 REDLITHIUM batteries.
  • Accessories: Can be used with a wide range of router bits and accessories to extend its functionality.


  • Cabinet making
  • Furniture building
  • Trim work
  • Custom woodworking projects

Overall, the Milwaukee 2838-20 M18 FUEL 1/2″ Router is an excellent choice for professionals and serious DIY enthusiasts looking for a reliable, powerful, and versatile routing solution.


  • POWERSTATE™ Brushless Motor: Generates the power and torque of 2.25 peak HP corded routers for clean cuts in hardwood.
  • REDLINK PLUS™ Intelligence ensures maximum performance and protects from overloads, heating, and over-discharge.
  • Micro-adjust knob offers precise depth tuning at 1/64” increments and the macro-adjust button provides fast adjustments throughout the 2” of total fixed base travel.
  • Variable speed dial provides precise RPM adjustments from 25k to 12k to optimize bit speed to the application.
  • Included ½” and ¼” collets for compatibility across common router bit shanks.
  • Tool-free spindle lock provides easy bit changes with one 1-1/16" collet wrench
  • Dual-LED lights illuminate the workpiece for greater application visibility in low light conditions.
  • Included edge guide with micro and macro adjustments expand the versatility on the jobsite.
  • Included templating 6” sub-base plate accepts 1-3/16” guide bushings.
  • Part of the Milwaukee M18™ System, featuring over 200+ tools.
  • Included universal hose adapter provides compatibility with a wide range of vacuum sizes.
  • Compatible with the Milwaukee ½” Router Plunge Base and Guide Rail Adapter (Sold separately)
  • Includes: 1x M18 FUEL ½” Router console, 1x fixed base, 1x 1/2 in. collet, 1x 1/4 in. collet, 1x 6 in. standard sub-base plate, 1x 6 in. template sub-base plate, 1x dust shroud, 1x universal hose adapter, 1x straight edge guide, 2x 1-1/16 in. wrenches.

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