Guide bushings for my Ryobi 3hp router

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Forum topic by Shahidan posted 11-21-2018 04:38 AM 630 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-21-2018 04:38 AM

I have a 3hp Ryobi router but I do not have any guide bushes for it .I am in Malaysia and I could not find any supplier for the parts .
the power tool sellers just do not know about such accessories.
I mounted the powerful router on a a router table as it is too heavy to use freehand ,For lighter work I use a 1.5hp Hitachi router ,also without any bushes.


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#1 posted 11-21-2018 06:51 AM

One solution is to make an auxiliary base out of hardboard or other suitable material, and make a 1 1/4” hole to fit standard Porter Cable guide bushings, which I assume you could import from the USA. I often make auxiliary bases for special purposes.

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#2 posted 11-22-2018 11:35 PM

i have the 3hp ryobi .has been a great router .30yrs old for me . i have an adapter that fits it up to regulard guide bushings .i do have a guide bushing that is just for the ryobi .5/8 i believe . you can have the later since i do not use it

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#3 posted 11-23-2018 12:40 AM

You didn’t give a model # of you router so I have no idea if this information is any good for your or not.

A discussion on guide bushing for Ryobi router.

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