Many woodworkers don’t want or need a big router table. Usually because they have a tiny workshop, or they need something more portable.
If this is you, Sherwood has you covered. Sherwood Benchtop Router Tables offer you all the features of the larger router table setups, all in a compact benchtop ensemble.
A well-equipped router table is an invaluable addition to any woodworker’s workshop. And you don’t need a full-size setup to benefit from all the features a modern router table can offer.
The Sherwood MDF/Phenolic Portable Benchtop Router Table with Aluminium Mounting Plate
Featuring an MDF/Phenolic top, pressed metal stand, remote switch, a solid fence setup, accessories and an Aluminium router mounting plate - this Sherwood benchtop router table is comprehensive yet economical. And because all Sherwood products are backed by a 5-year warranty, you can look forward to long stress-free days of guaranteed routing.
What’s in the kit
- Aluminium Router Mounting Plate – undrilled with start pin and removable insert ring with spanner
- 610 x 406mm router table MDF/Phenolic top with twin slot mitre track
- Pressed metal benchtop router stand with tool caddy
- Remote switch with safety stop
- Sliding mitre guide
- Fence with 2 x T-Tracks and faceplate packing rods
- Fence also features a cutter guard, adjustable throat and 63mm dust port
Mounting plate for any router
The Aluminium Mounting Plate (RTAMP-3) allows you to attach your choice of handheld plunge router. The mounting plate is supplied undrilled. Use the template supplied to centre your router. Use the plastic base of your router to set out the positions of the fixing screws. Drill and countersink for a secure fit. The mounting plate is supplied with six levelling grub screws so you may align the plate with the surface of the worktable. Watch the video to learn more.
Please note – when screwing your router to the mounting plate, it is recommended you remove the plastic router base for a firmer fix. In some cases, you may need to purchase longer fixing screws. Contact your local bolt shop for the suitable screws.
Mounting plate insert rings
Your router mounting plate can accept a variety of throat insert rings. The insert rings feature a twist lock design, so they are held firmly in position in line with the surrounding surface. Use the inserts rings to minimise the gap around your router bit to eliminate vibration and increase accuracy. Insert spanner included. Use the SKU’s RTIRS-4 & RTIRB on the Timbecon website to learn more.
The Sherwood MDF/Phenolic Portable Benchtop Router Table is compact. So, it is very easy to move around, store on a shelf or drop in the boot of your car. It is the perfect router setup for anyone working in a tiny workshop or who needs to take their router table to site.
Professional grade fence
A good router table needs a good fence. The fence on the Sherwood MDF/Phenolic Portable Benchtop Router Table has all the features you would expect to see on a professional grade fence. Including twin T-Tracks so you can attach a range of accessories. Also included are fence faceplate packing rods, use these to pack the faceplates out and turn your router into a jointer.
This benchtop router setup is a streamlined version of the Sherwood Deluxe Benchtop Router Tables. You are guaranteed a sturdy workhorse of a router table at a very economical price.
All Sherwood products feature a standard 5-Year limited warranty. No other router table setup in its class is more supported than the Sherwood MDF/Phenolic Portable Benchtop Router Table.
Compact and economical
The Sherwood MDF/Phenolic Portable Benchtop Router Table is compact. So, it is very easy to move around, store on a shelf or drop in the boot of your car. It is a streamlined version of Sherwood’s deluxe setups, so you have an economical router table that you can upgrade as you go.
Turn your router fence into a jointer
Your router fence is now even more versatile. Included with your fence are 2 x fence faceplate packing rods. Slide these in behind the outfeed faceplate to pack them out turning your router into a jointer.
Mitre guide included
Your Sherwood MDF/Phenolic Portable Benchtop Router Table is supplied with a mitre guide. Use to make angled cuts across the router bit. The benchtop router worktable features an embedded twin slot mitre track. One slot for the mitre guide, one T-Track for additional accessories such as feather boards.
Mounting plate insert rings
Your router mounting plate can accept a variety of throat insert rings. Use insert rings to minimise the gap around your router bit to eliminate vibration and increase accuracy. Additional insert rings available use SKU’s RTIRS-4 & RTIRB on the Timbecon website to learn more.
Plug your router motor into the switch, plug the switch into the workshop power point. You know have a safety on/off switch right at your fingertips. Cut the power super-fast if you get into trouble. The days of walking around or fiddling under the worksurface for the switch are over.
The router fence features a 63mm dust port. Attached to your shop vac and reduce dust in your workshop.
Keep the accessories handy with the integrated tool caddy. Everything is organised and ready to go when working in your own workshop or heading out to site. You won’t leave anything behind.
It may be compact, yet this benchtop router ensemble is no waif. The sturdy metal base frame and dense MDF/Phenolic top means your benchtop router is built for work. Enjoy years of vibration free use from this benchtop setup.