2.25 HP VS Fixed-Base Router

Model: 1617EVS



2.25HP/ 12 Amp motor 8,000-25, 000 RPM
Variable speed dial — for matching speed to workpiece and task
Macro and microfine bit depth adjustment system with resettable depth indicator — for fast, precise depth adjustment
Large 3-3/4 In. base opening plus 2 In. subwoofer opening — accepts large bits
Exclusive precision centering design centers bit precisely — makes it easy to keep bit on intended outline when using jigs, templets, dovetail fixtures and similar guidance devices
Right or left switch location — for user preference and consistency (motor does not rotate during depth adjustment)
Classic hardwood handles — for comfort and beauty
One-piece armature shaft — for accuracy and long bit shank capacity
Soft Start — reduces start-up torque
Constant Response™ circuitry — maintains constant speed under load, provides overload protection
Fixed base has threaded holes for mounting to router table positioned in common 3-hole pattern
Double insulated
Power switch - now includes dust-sealed power switch
Now includes RA1161 fixed-base with system for adjusting bit height from above a router table
Optional RA1126 quick-change Templet guide adapter (sold separately) — for fast and easy change of Bosch RZ1-series Templet guide (or threaded Templet guides, if optional RA1100 adapter is also used)


Base Diameter6"
Base Opening3-3/4"
Case TypeNo Case Included
Collet Capacity1/4", 3/8", 1/2", 8 mm
Cord Length10 ft
FixedBase Depth Range1-5/8"
Max. Motor HP2.25
No Load RPM8,000-25,000
Rating120V AC
Subbase Opening2"
Used on Model No.RA1171, RA1180, RA1181, RA1182, RA1200 Router Tables
WarrantyLimited 1-Year Warranty
Weight8.3 lb

1/4" S. R. Collet Chuck -- 2 610 906 283

1/2" S. R. Collet Chuck -- 2 610 906 284

16mm Shaft Wrench -- 2 610 991 388

Collet Nut Wrench -- 2 610 992 417

Chip Shield -- 2 610 991 389

Fixed Base (RA1161)

T-Handle Hex Height Adjustment Wrench - 2610923193

Pack of 3 10-24 Screws for Table Mounting - 2610925813