1/2" collet

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Forum topic by Daboss posted 03-16-2017 01:58 PM 2668 views 1 time favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-16-2017 01:58 PM

Topic tags/keywords: freud collet 12 collet router

I need to find a 1/2” collet for Freud router model FT1700VCE. Can anyone help me find one? Freud no longer sells tools, or parts for the tools they did have.

-- Daboss, Alberta

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#1 posted 03-16-2017 02:04 PM

You should check the router forums.

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#2 posted 03-16-2017 02:31 PM

maybe this

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#3 posted 03-16-2017 04:33 PM

Your only 1/2 right about the Freud parts. True, Freud quit selling them, but apparently when Bosch bought the bits/blades business from them one part of the deal is they handle parts for the Freud tools. So the phone number you want is 630-705-7810; and the part number is 13602.7431. If you want the collet nut as well it is 13603.7411. How do I know? I have a 1700 and had to get some parts from them. One other little tidbit: the collets from a Dewalt 625 will fit. BTW, that was about 3 years ago i bought some collet nuts…I’m guessing things haven’t changed.

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#4 posted 03-16-2017 04:41 PM

Good to know. I have a second FT1700 waiting in the wings in case my first one should ever fail. I really like those routers in a table.

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