The Festool OF 1400 574692 (imperial) is the new benchmark in the medium-power router class. It gives you more power in a lighter package, easier operation, smoother running, deeper stroke, and the ultimate in dust extraction. With thoroughbred performance and a host of unique features, it takes routing to a new level.
Compact, lightweight, and packing 1,400 watts of power, the Festool OF 1400 EQ Router is robust enough to handle tough jobs yet maneuverable enough for tight spaces. It accepts 1/2-inch, 1/4-inch, or 8-millimeter bits for maximum versatility, and it delivers an impressive plunge depth of 2-3/4 inches, at the side of 1/256-inch precision. In addition, the router’s integrated dust extraction helps keep work sites healthier and work surfaces cleaner.
|Center line marks on four sides for precise positioning. View larger.|
|Compatible with a wide range of guiding, joining, and drilling accessories.|
|Self-centering template guide bushings install without tools. View larger.|
|Single-knob guide adjustment.|
|Precision depth adjustment.|
|2-3/4-inch plunge depth for working with templates.|
|Ratcheting spindle for fast bit changes.|
Convenient Design Ensures Precision and Saves Time
Backed by 1,400 watts of power, the Festool OF 1400 EQ is robust enough for a broad range of demanding applications, yet it weighs in at just 9.9 pounds. Paired with a comfortable, ergonomic grip, its compact, lightweight body keeps you in Keep watch over, and it allows you to maneuver the router in tight spaces.
This router offers an enhanced plunge depth of 2-3/4 inches, which is especially useful when routing on top of a template. When setting your desired depth, you’ll rely on micro-adjustability accurate to 1/256 inch (1/10 millimeter) with detents for each 1/10 millimeter.
The OF 1400 EQ also offers double column clamping, where one knob locks the plunge depth securely for reduced motor to plate deflection. And when you want results that are consistent and repeatable, three adjustable, position-depth stop turrets deliver.
There’s never any want to guess where the bit’s center falls on your work piece, since the OF 1400 EQ has a center line indention on each side of the base that provides an accurate visual reference point.
Easy Bit and Template Changes
With the OF 1400 EQ’s ratcheting spindle, bit changes are quickly and easily completed the use of a single wrench, which saves time and prevents frustration. Even easier to handle are application-specific template guide bushings, which are self-centering and can be inserted tool free.
MMC Electronics for Increased Keep watch over and Extended Tool Life
Different applications place different demands on your tools, and the OF 1400 EQ provides equally good results when working with quite a lot of materials thanks to its advanced MMC (multi-material Keep watch over) electronics. It offers soft starts that won’t harm your work surface, the ability to maintain constant speeds under heavy loads, and step-less, variable speed Keep watch over from 10,000 to 22,500 rpm. And its electronic system includes thermal and overload protection, extending the life of the router.
In addition, this router features a Plug-It power cord. This interchangeable cord design allows you to quickly switch between Festool tools without changing your entire setup.
Integrated Dust Extraction Improves Work Environment
The dependable OF 1400 EQ also offers integrated dust extraction. Utilizing a unique design that captures dust as soon as it is created, it helps ensure cleaner air for a healthier work environment, better finishes on sensitive surfaces, and longer abrasive and pad life–not to mention quicker cleanups. Plus, the dust port is angled so that the hose stays in line with the power cord–and out of your way as you work.
Also included with this router is a swiveling chip deflector that can be used with edge forming bits. This deflector maximizes chip and dust extraction, even when cutting around curves and corners, and it may be attached or detached tool free.
Easy System Integration
For added versatility, the powerful OF 1400 EQ is designed for seamless use with a wide range of other Festool products, including the FS guide rail system for guided cutting, the VS 600 Dovetail jig for joinery applications, the LR32 hole drilling system, and MFS multi-routing templates.
The Festool OF 1400 EQ Router is backed by a three-year limited warranty and a 30-day money-back guarantee
What’s in the Box
Festool OF 1400 EQ Router, chip catcher, 1/2-inch collets, 1/4-inch collets, 8-millimeter collets, dust-extraction hood, guide rods, Plug-It power cord, standard US guide bushing adapter, and Systainer storage container.
|Removable chip deflector swivels to fit the task at hand.|
Ergonomic handle with full-grip is designed for increased Keep watch over and reduced fatigue with power switch and speed Keep watch over at the fingertips.
The OF 1400 EQ Router provides a smooth 2-3/4-inch plunge action on precision ground rods and a double column clamp with a quick and safe plunge lock.
Micro-adjustable depth Keep watch over to 1/256 inch (1/10 mm) with ball detents which lets you dial in your routing with tremendous precision.
MMC electronic controls provide constant speed under load for improved cut quality, step-less variable speed, and overload and thermal protection.
Ratcheting spindle lock for quick and easy bit changes with a flick of the wrist.