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Model#: PCBN7518

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Porter-Cable 7518 Speedmatic 3 1/4 Peak HP Five-Speed Router

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  • 15 Amps, AC only
  • Electronic five-speed with soft start (10000, 13000, 16000, 19000, 21,000 RPM)
  • Maintains constant speed under load
  • 1/2 in. collet
  • Auto-release collet system ends -infrozen-in bits
  • Unique design puts bottom bearing closer to work for minimum bit run-out and vibration
  • Precision machined aluminum motor housing & base
  • 100% sealed ball bearings
  • Speedmatic 3 1/4 Peak HP Five-Speed Router - 7518
  • Base - 75361
  • 1/2 in. Collet - 42950
  • Collet Wrenches - 42596
  • Operating Manual


Height: 11 in.
Weight: 14.5 lbs.
Amperage: 15
Base Dimensions (Fixed): 7 in. x 7 in.
Base Type: Fixed
Collet Capacity: 1/2 in.
Depth Adjustment System: Micro-Fine Depth Adjustment
Handle Style: D-Handle
Horsepower (Peak): 3.25
No-Load Speeds (RPM): 10,000 - 21,000
Speed Settings: 5
Switch Type: Toggle
Voltage: 120V


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  • Speedmatic 3 1/4 Peak HP Five-Speed Router


    Can I use a 3 inch panel bit and install the router in a Wolfcraft670 table?
    Asked on 12/5/2015 by Bob from Boylston, Ma

    1 answer

    • Staff Reviewer


      Please contact Porter Cable directly at 888-848-5175 for more information on cross compatibility

      Answered on 4/7/2016 by Taylor from Atlanta,GA
  • Speedmatic 3 1/4 Peak HP Five-Speed Router


    Will this router work with the 690 base that is attached to my table saw now?
    Asked on 5/10/2015 by pete from San Jose CA 95112

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    • Staff Reviewer


      No, the 690 base will only fit model #'s 6902 & 6902VS according to Porter-Cable.

      Answered on 6/3/2015 by Sonny from Lawrencville, GA
  • Speedmatic 3 1/4 Peak HP Five-Speed Router


    Where is this made?
    Asked on 10/11/2014 by Michael from Ohio

    2 answers

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      It is made in Mexico.

      Answered on 10/11/2014 by Community Answer from None
    • Staff Reviewer


      It is made in Mexico

      Answered on 4/3/2015 by Anonymous
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Standard Warranty - PORTER-CABLE LIMITED THREE YEAR WARRANTY (1 year for reconditioned products

PORTER-CABLE will repair, without charge, any defects due to faulty materials or workmanship for three years from the date of purchase. This warranty does not cover part failure due to normal wear or tool abuse. For further detail of warranty coverage and warranty repair information, visit or call (888) 848-5175. This warranty does not apply to accessories or damage caused where repairs have been made or attempted by others. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may have other rights which vary in certain states or provinces.

In addition to the warranty, PORTER-CABLE tools are covered by our:

  • 1 YEAR FREE SERVICE: PORTER-CABLE will maintain the tool and replace worn parts caused by normal use, for free, any time during the first year after purchase.
  • 90 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE: If you are not completely satisfied with the performance of your PORTER-CABLE Power Tool, Laser, or Nailer for any reason, you can return it within 90 days from the date of purchase with a receipt for a full refund – no questions asked.
  • LATIN AMERICA: This warranty does not apply to products sold in Latin America. For products sold in Latin America, see country specific warranty information contained in the packaging, call the local company or see website for warranty information.

To register your tool for warranty service visit our website at

To obtain information on warranty performance, please write to: PORTER-CABLE CORPORATION, 4825 Highway 45 North, Jackson, Tennessee 38305; Attention: Product Service. THE FOREGOING OBLIGATION IS PORTER-CABLE'S SOLE LIABILITY UNDER THIS OR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL PORTER-CABLE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other legal rights which vary from state to state.