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RIDGID 5.5 Amp Corded Compact Router

Model # R24012|Store SKU # 1000418275

Overview

Model # R24012 Store SKU # 1000418275

The RIDGID Trim Router is a must-have for any woodworking projects. With 5.5 amp, permanent magnet motor that gives you extra power in a compact size, this trim router also feature a gradual Soft-Start technology that allows a gradual start-up and therefore extended motor life. Along with the LED light that can improve visibility on working area, this trim router is also loaded with a variable speed for easy speed adjustment depending on the material application, clear round and square bases for added versatility and convenience, and a quick release lever that allows for easy removal of motor housing from base. Backed by Lifetime Service Agreement (with registration): 3-years limited warranty.

  1. Soft Start – For gradual start-up and extended life of the motor
  1. Micro Adjust Dial – For precise depth control
  1. Variable Speed – Easily adjust speed to material type and application
  1. "LED Light – Illuminates work area for improved visibility Lampe DÉL éclaire la surface de travail pour une"
  1. Clear Round and Square Bases – For added versatility and convenience
  1. Lifetime Service Agreement: Free parts and service for life with registration
  1. Includes: R2401 Trim router with ¼ -Inch collet and round basesquare basecollet wrenchedge guideguide bars¼ -Inch bitheavy duty contractor bagand Operators Manual

Specifications

Dimensions

Assembled Depth (in inches)
16.25
Assembled Height (in inches)
13.40
Assembled Weight (in lbs)
8.80
Assembled Width (in inches)
5.75
Packaged Depth (in inches)
8.858
Packaged Height (in inches)
7.795
Packaged Weight (In lbs)
5.76
Packaged Width (in inches)
4.252

Details

Amps
5.5
Batteries Included
No
Chuck Type
Keyless
Cordless/Corded
Corded
Country of Origin
CN-China
Depth Adjustment
Yes
Handheld or Stationary
Handheld
Motor
Brushless
Number of Batteries Included
0
Number of Speeds
1
Power Tool Features
Depth Adjustment, Keyless Chuck
Power Tool Type
Woodworking Tools
Variable Speed
Yes
Voltage (volts)
120

Warranty / Certifications

Lifetime Service Agreement with registration within 90 days of purchase. For more details on this warranty, please call 1-866-539-1710, or visit www.RIDGID.com
5.5 Amp Corded Compact RouterRIDGID 5.5 Amp Corded Compact RouterThe RIDGID Trim Router is a must-have for any woodworking projects. With 5.5 amp, permanent magnet motor that gives you extra power in a compact size, this trim router also feature a gradual Soft-Start technology that allows a gradual start-up and therefore extended motor life. Along with the LED light that can improve visibility on working area, this trim router is also loaded with a variable speed for easy speed adjustment depending on the material application, clear round and square bases for added versatility and convenience, and a quick release lever that allows for easy removal of motor housing from base. Backed by Lifetime Service Agreement (with registration): 3-years limited warranty.
RIDGID
1000418275
CAD144
The Home Depot Canada
5.5 Amp Corded Compact Router is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 728.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Well designed and sturdy little router. Well worth the money.... Well designed and sturdy little router. Well worth the money.
Date published: 2021-07-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Rating provided by a verified purchaser... Rating provided by a verified purchaser
Date published: 2021-06-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I think it does good... I think it does good
Date published: 2021-06-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just what the doctor ordered... Just what the doctor ordered
Date published: 2021-06-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from compact router So this is a great router for a beginner carpentry. Make sure your get correct router bit for the project you are doing. I bought a 1/2’ radius 1/4 ‘ bit amd it defintley did not work out in my best intrest lol.
Date published: 2021-05-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from An excellent tool. Light, handy and efficient... An excellent tool. Light, handy and efficient
Date published: 2021-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A good router overall. Setting exact depth is not easy... A good router overall. Setting exact depth is not easy but the router is a good one.
Date published: 2021-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great router. Shipped out to me right away. Very happy with it. Great router. Shipped out to me right away. Very happy with it.
Date published: 2021-05-03
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Does it have a light

Does it have a light
Asked by: Stephen
Yes it has a light
Answered by: Cletus
Date published: 2021-04-09

can i get a plunge head for it

can i get a plunge head for it
Asked by: fred
I have never seen that accessory for this trim router.
Answered by: arco
Date published: 2021-02-25

What router table will work with this router?

What router table will work with this router?
Asked by: purdymay
Hello Purdymay, the RIDGID 5.5 Amp Corded Compact Fixed-Base Router R24012 cannot be used with a router table. Thanks for asking! - Eve
Answered by: RIDGID Power Tool Team
Date published: 2021-02-16

What shank size will this except?

Asked by: Jeff
1/4"
Answered by: Mat89
Date published: 2021-01-23

Is there an available base that will allow me to use standard size bushings?

Is there an available base that will allow me to use standard size bushings?
Asked by: Woodman
Hello Woodman, We appreciate your interest in the RIDGID 5.5 Amp Corded Compact Fixed-Base Router R24012. We currently are not manufacturing a bushing set. We would recommend checking out compatible retailers. Our support team may be able to give you suggestions. You can contact them at 1-866-539-1710, Monday thru Friday from 9am to 6pm EST. Thanks for asking! - Eve
Answered by: RIDGID Power Tool Team
Date published: 2021-01-19

Where can I get a new round base plate??

Asked by: Sarge
Make one. Use 1/4 inch thick plexiglass and you can make as many basis as you want/need
Answered by: Furnman4u
Date published: 2021-01-15

Where can I purchase replacement parts such as new brushes

Where can I purchase replacement parts such as new brushes
Asked by: Trainwreck
When I bought my router, (same model as yours) it came with a manual that tells you. Anyway, you will need the model # and serial # to proceed. You can then go to www.RIDGID.com or call 1-866-539-1710 for the closest authorized service center nearest you.
Answered by: Furnman4u
Date published: 2021-01-16

What is the barrel diameter?

Asked by: RobMaker
Hello RobMaker, thank you for your interest in the RIDGID 5.5 Amp Corded Compact Fixed-Base Router. The barrel or collet is 1/4 in. Thank you for asking, If you have further questions and would like to speak with a RIDGID Customer Experience Professional, please call, 1-866-539-1710 Hope this helps! - Vini
Answered by: RIDGID Power Tool Team
Date published: 2020-12-29
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