Router Equipped with Electric Brake MODEL 3612 MODEL 3612C I N S T R U C T I O N WARNING: For your personal safety, READ and UNDERSTAND before using. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS FOR FUTURE REFERENCE. w w w . m a k i t a t o o l s . c o m...
3. Keep bystanders, children, and visitors away while operating a power tool. Distrac- tions can cause you to lose control. 3612 1/2” 0 - 60 mm (0 - 2-3/8”) 22,000/min. 324 mm (12-3/4”) 6.0 kg (13.2 lbs)
5. Avoid body contact with grounded sur- faces such as pipes, radiators, ranges and refrigerators. There is an increased risk of electric shock if your body is grounded. 6. Do not expose power tools to rain or wet conditions. Water entering a power tool will increase the risk of electric shock.
Not More Than SPECIFIC SAFETY RULES DO NOT let comfort or familiarity with product (gained from repeated use) replace strict adherence to router safety rules. If you use this tool unsafely or incorrectly, you can suffer serious personal injury. 1. Hold tool by insulated gripping surfaces...
9. Before using the tool on an actual work- piece, let it run for a while. Watch for vibration or wobbling that could indicate improperly installed bit. 10. Be careful of the bit rotating direction and the feed direction. 11. Do not leave the tool running. Operate the tool only when hand-held.
FUNCTIONAL DESCRIPTION 003652 1. Stopper pole 2. Fast-feed button 3. Adjusting hex bolt 4. Stopper block 003655 1. Knob CAUTION: • Always be sure that the tool is switched off and unplugged before adjusting or checking function on the tool. Adjusting the depth of cut Place the tool on a flat surface.
To stop the tool, move the switch lever to the O (OFF) posi- tion. Electric brake This tool is equipped with an electric brake. If the tool consis- tently fails to quickly stop after switch lever moving to the O (OFF) position, have tool serviced at a Makita service center.
Insert the bit all the way into the collet cone. Press the shaft lock to keep the shaft stationary and use the wrench to tighten the collet nut securely. When using router bits with smaller shank diameter, first insert the appropriate collet sleeve into the collet cone, then install the bit as described above.
OPERATION 003803 1. Chip deflector 001985 1. Feed direction 2. Bit revolving direction 3. Workpiece 4. Straight guide CAUTION: • Before operation, always make sure that the tool body automatically rises to the upper limit and the bit does not protrude from the tool base when the lock lever is loosened.
003677 003683 1. Wing bolt (A) 2. Guide holder 3. Fine adjusting screw 4. Wing bolt (B) 5. Straight guide 003684 55 mm ( 2 - 3/16" ) 55 mm ( 2 - 3/16" ) 1. More than 15mm (5/8”) 2.
003692 1. Templet guide 2. Screw 3. Base plate 003695 1. Bit 2. Base 3. Templet 4. Workpiece 5. Distance (X) 6. Outside diameter of the templet guide 7. Templet guide 003698 To install the templet guide, loosen the screws on the tool base, insert the templet guide and then tighten the screws.
003700 1. Wing bolt (A) 2. Guide holder 3. Fine adjusting screw 4. Wing bolt (B) 5. Wing bolt (C) 6. Trimmer guide 7. Guide roller 003701 1. Bit 2. Guide roller Install the trimmer guide on the guide holder with the wing bolt (B).
If electric brake is not working well, ask your local Makita service center for repair. To maintain product SAFETY and RELIABILITY, repairs, any other maintenance or adjustment should be performed by Makita Authorized or Factory Service Centers, always using Makita replacement parts.
CAUTION: • These accessories or attachments are recommended for use with your Makita tool specified in this manual. The use of any other accessories or attachments might present a risk of injury to persons. Only use accessory or attachment for its stated purpose.
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Date Purchased When you need service: Send complete tool (prepaid) to one Dealer’s Name & Address of the Makita Factory Service Centers listed, or to an Authorized Makita Service Center. Be sure to attach a letter to the outside of Model No.
MAKITA LIMITED ONE YEAR WARRANTY Warranty Policy Every Makita tool is thoroughly inspected and tested before leaving the factory. It is warranted to be free of defects from workmanship and materials for the period of ONE YEAR from the date of original purchase.