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Model#: PCBN690LR
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Porter-Cable 690LR 1-3/4 Peak HP Router

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Features:
  • 11 Amps, AC only, 27,500 RPM, 1/4 in. & 1/2 in. collets
  • Precision machined aluminum motor housing & base
  • Auto-release collet system ends frozen bits
  • Accurate micrometer depth-of-cut adjustment to 1/128 in.
  • 100% sealed ball bearings
  • Dust-sealed switch
  • Lever release height adjustment
  • Under table stop prevents motor from inadvertently rotating out of base
Includes:
  • 1 3/4 Peak HP Router - 690LR
  • Base - 1001
  • 1/4 in. Collet - 42999
  • 1/2 in. Collet - 42950
  • Collet Wrenches - 42596
  • Operating Manual
Compliance and Restrictions
warning: This product can expose you to Lead, which is known to the State of California to cause Cancer and Birth Defect/Reproductive Harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Specifications

Height: 8 in.
Weight: 8 lbs.
Amperage: 11
Base Dimensions: 5-3/4 in x 5-3/4 in
Base Type: Fixed
Bluetooth Compatibility: No
CSA Safety: No
Case included: No
Collet Capacity: 1/4 in, 1/2 in
Depth Adjustment System: Micro-Fine Depth Adjustment
Depth Adjustment increments: 1/128 in
ETL Safety: No
Handle Style: Dual Knob
Horsepower: 1.75
Motor Type: Brushed
No-Load Speed (RPM): 27500
Powered Tool Power Source: Electric - Corded
Speed Controls: Yes
Speed Settings: 1
Switch Type: Toggle
UL Safety: Yes
Voltage: 120V
Wifi compatibility: No

Recommendations

Reviews

4.6 / 5.0
26 Reviews
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Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend (25)
Pros
Easy To Use (21)
Powerful (20)
Cons
Heavy (2)
Best Uses
Home Repair (6)
I have one already and needed another to put in a plunge router base.
July 25, 2019
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Best Uses
Home Repair
The Best Route !
We use these all day long in our shop , and they take quite a beating. Between the heat, dust , and occasional dropping, they just keep on going.
June 15, 2016
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Standard you Expect
All around shop router
September 23, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Good long lasting routers.
We have a lot of these router in a large, high end custom cabinet shop. We have used them for years and are very happy with their service. I have been here thirty eight years and this is the router I keep going back to.
August 6, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Our shop has used these routers for years.
We use many of these routers in a high end custom cabinet shop. They are easy to set up use. Using the same router through out the shop, employees can move around the shop using a router they are familiar with. Easy to change router bits and setup.
July 20, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Good all around router for the price
General routing,set up for leigh dovetail jig
June 11, 2014
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Cons
Heavy
Good product and value
Make dove tail joints, liked the first one so bought another.
August 24, 2013
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Simple with lots of power.
It's just a basic well made easy to use router. Just the ticket for your router table or shop.
July 20, 2013
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
orgazmic
super great!!!!!!!!!!!!!
January 17, 2013
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
I would buy this router again
This is the second time I have purchased a reconditioned tool. Both times these tools look and run like new. Best bang for your buck.
June 7, 2012

Questions & Answers

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does it come in 240 volts?
Roar on Dec 20, 2013
BEST ANSWER: No, this is not available in 240 volts.
Can i buy a plunge router base to fit a model 690 that i have?
Wally on Jul 2, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes. The base you are looking for is an PCBN6931. Porter-Cable 6931 Plunge Base for 690 Series Routers
What is the difference between the 9690 and 690?
Glenn on Sep 6, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Porter Cable's model, 9690 includes a case. Model 690 does not include a case.
do you make a dust collection base for model 690lr
jonesyz on Oct 27, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Unfortunately we do not stock the dust collector in our warehouse. The model you are looking for is 39690. This is for models 100, 690, 691, 693, and 7529.
Is there a case included? Is a case available? If so how much.
Jay on Jul 30, 2013
BEST ANSWER: No, a case is not included. We not not stock any Porter Cable cases. You can contact them directly at 1-888-848-5175.

Warranty

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 www.deltaportercable.com 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 www.deltaportercable.com.

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.