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This routers can accept large bits and bit changing is a snap. The micro-adjust features work well, and the housing locks are rated as the best (tied with Makita). It scores well in the vibration category and have soft-start and variable-seed options. The switch and switch lock on the 1618EVS are seay to use. This model did well in the runout test, although it is a little noisier than average.
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