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Porter Cable 690Lr 1-3/4 Fixed Base Router
Porter-Cable 690LR 1 3/4 Peak HP Router with Fixed Base.

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UPC Code: 039404121202
Condition: New
Product Type: Electric Router

Stock Status: In Stock!
Product Code: POR-690LR


Porter-Cable 690LR 1 3/4 Peak HP Router with Fixed Base.

Includes Router motor #6902 Base #1001 1/4" collet #42999 1/2" collet #42950 Collet wrenches #42596 Operating manual
  • 11 Amps, AC only, 27,500 RPM, 1/4" & 1/2" collets
  • Auto-release collet system ends "frozen" bits
  • Precision machined aluminum motor housing & base
  • Accurate micrometer depth-of-cut adjustment to 1/128"
  • 100% sealed ball bearings
  • Dust-sealed switch
  • Lever release height adjustment
  • Under table stop prevents motor from inadvertently rotating out of base
  • Standard Equipment: Router motor #6902, base #1001, 1/4" collet #42999, 1/2" collet #42950, collet wrenches #42596, and operating manual



120 VAC, 25-60 HZ
Shipping Weight
9 1/2 Lbs.
Peak HP
1 3/4
Rated Input Current (Amps)
11 Motor Diameter
3 1/2"
No-Load Speed (RPM)
27,500 RPM
Standard: 1/4" & 1/2"
Available: 3/8"

 Very seldom can you improve on "perfection" but when you look at the changes on the infamous 690 router you will agree that is exactly what Porter-Cable has done. Since quality couldn't be improved, we attacked horsepower by increasing it to 1-3/4 and incorporated a new one-handed lever-release height adjustment. No more fumbling with the T-bolt, now just adjust your height "snap" it and rout. This new mechanism is extremely beneficial in router table applications where space is limited. To top it off we have added a dust proof switch and larger, more ergonomic handles for better control. Of course, you will find the same stand-by features that made the 690 famous; Precision machined aluminum motor housing and base, 1/64-inch micrometer depth-of-cut adjustment, 100-percent sealed ball bearing construction and 1/4-inch and 1/2-inch auto-release collets to ensure bit changes are as smooth as the router itself. Combine that with the Porter-Cable 1 year parts and labor warranty and you have a complete package that will be around for a very long time.