Every serious woodworker needs a planer in the shop, but nobody likes to deal with the hassle of changing the knives. Enter the JET JWP-15DX Planer with quick change knives that align themselves, no adjustment required. Plus, each knife has two cutting edges to save you a little cash and a lot of frustration. This sweet machine features a monster 3-horsepower induction motor with two speed gear box to adjust your feed rate for a better finished surface. Its rock-solid table is constructed of cast iron and features infeed and outfeed table extensions with smooth-moving rollers that virtually eliminate snipe. And because even the coolest power planer is one of the messiest machines on the planet, JET's exclusive angled 4" dust port keeps your dust hose out of the way for easy hookup on your shop's dust collection system.Cutterhead with exclusive Quick change knives that align themselves without any adjustmentHeavy-duty cast iron and steel construction for added strength and durabilityTwo-speed gear box with automatic chain tensioner lets you adjust the feed rate to meet your needsLarge, cast iron, precision ground table for precise workpiece supportPowerful 3 HP TEFC induction motor with three V-belt transmission for smooth and consistent powerInfeed and outfeed table extensions with rollers help in the prevention of snipeTwo-speed gear box lets you adjust the feed rate to meet your needsWork table is precision-ground and polished for consistently smooth operationLarge handwheel with positive gear drive allows for quick and accurately table adjustmentsHeavy-duty table locks keep the table secure during useInternal caster system for mobilityExclusive angled 4" dust port keeps your dust hose out of the wayHeavy-duty steel closed stand with lockable casters for increased portabilityMagnetic controls provide long life and reliability
With a blade that runs the full length of the bed, Triton's TRPUL Unlimited Rebate Planer can cut rabbets as deep as your heart desires, and also works great as a standard surface planer as well. It can hog off up to 1/8'' in a single pass, and features a 17-position depth control for fast, precise adjustment of the amount of material you want to remove. Simply repeat the passes until you reach the desired depth. The adjustable auxiliary handle adds comfort, while the integral parking stand prevents damage to the blade when you set the planer down. The blade drum can even be removed and replaced with the included sanding drum to allow easy sanding of the bottoms of your rabbets. Left or right rear dust extraction. Cutting capacities: width 3-1/4'', depth 1/8''. Weight 8.6lbs. 0-1/8'' Adjustable depth of cutVariable speed control adjusts the drum speed to suit the material3-blade drum provides a higher rate of material removal (46,500 cuts per minute)Bail handle for improved ergonomics and increased controlLeft or right rear dust extraction allows the dust/chips to be directed to either side of the workpieceDrum guard protects against exposed blades when rebatingSpindle lock button for easy drum changesParking stand protects the blades and workpiece from damage on run downPower-on neon light increases operator safety
The classic American blonde, Hard Maple features creamy white sapwood with a reddish cast, and rugged durability. The wood has an exceptionally fine, even texture, and tight pores that yield an excellent finished surface. These thin boards are machined to 3/4" thickness, eliminating wear and tear on your planer. You won't have to worry about chipout, which is difficult to prevent when planing thin stock. Thin boards are ideal for edging, veneering, inlay, marquetry, sides for decorative boxes, bending stock, bent laminations and whatever else your imagination can dream up!Tree: May reach a height of 70 to 120 feet, with a 24 to 36 inch diameter trunk. Sapwood Color: White with a reddish cast.Heartwood Color: Uniformly pale reddish brown or light tan. Grain: Usually fairly straight, but can also be curly or wavy. Sometimes exhibits decorative figuring like bird's eye, maple burl, blister, leaf, and fiddleback.Texture: Very fine and even.Working properties: Due to hardness, tools must be kept very sharp.Carving: Responds well to carving tools.Steam bending properties: Fair.Strength Properties: Very high bending strength. Resistance to compression parallel to the grain is high. Hardness is rated as medium. It is heavy, and resists denting and marring. Hard Maple can be up to 25 percent harder than Soft Maple.
Also known as "Pau Ferro," Bolivian Rosewood features a deep, chocolate brown tone with hints of purple, interlaced with even darker brown or black growth lines. A dense, but easily worked species native to Central and South America, it has a scent reminiscent of Walnut. The grain varies from straight to irregular and the wood is oily to the touch. Often used for the curving sides of guitars, Bolivian Rosewood steam bends nicely and will take an exceptional finish. All boards are machined S4S, and are planed to 1/8" and 1/4" thicknesses, relieving your planer of excess work. You also won't have to worry about chipout, which is difficult to prevent when planing thin stock. Thin boards are ideal for edging, veneering, inlay, marquetry, sides for decorative boxes, bending stock, bent laminations and whatever else your imagination can dream up!Common Names: Bolivian Rosewood, Morado, Pau Ferro.Botanical Classification: Machaerium scleroxylonTree is Native To: Bolivia and Brazil.Average Dried Weight: 53 lb/ft. Average Specific Gravity: 0.85Texture ranges from coarse to fine.Bolivian Rosewood requires pre-boring for fasteners.The machinery dust from this species may cause severe skin irritation to persons with allergies.