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.
If you've got a small shop, or limited space on the job, the new JET B3NCH 8" Jointer/Planer Combo is right for you. This powerhouse has features usually only found on big floor models. Precision adjustment knobs, compact design, and a powerful 13 Amp motor are only a few features that make this jointer/planer the right choice for wherever you may need it. Combination bench top jointer & planer provides a 2 in 1 machine to maximize work space Integrated cord wrap makes transporting easy and ensures workshop safety Compact bench top design fits conveniently in small shop environments Heavy Duty 13 Amp motor for various cutting applications Two high speed steel knives for precise, smooth cuts Oversized, ergonomic knobs provide ease of use and maximum control Large aluminum extruded fence makes joining stable and precise Sheet metal out feed table with height adjustment supports long work pieces and helps reduce snipe Planing and joining tables lock to ensure precision cutting Precision machined table top ensures a smooth, straight cut 3 Year Warranty Brochure
This heavy duty planer offers performance and value, loaded with standard features not found on other machines in its class. The powerful 5HP motor and 20" planing capacity will handle the most demanding work. The 5" dust port connects easily to any dust collector. The cutterhead has four high speed steel knives and turns at 5,000 RPM producing 20,000 cuts per minute. The anti-kickback fingers and pressure bar are located in close proximity to the cutterhead for an exceptional finish. The solid cast iron base, table and head are designed for production. The 2-speed oil bath gearbox transmits full power to feed rollers and facilitates fast speed changes at 24 and 31 FPM. The gearbox can be changed to 4-speed with the included gear to run lower speeds of 16 and 20 FPM. The corrugated infeed and fine groove outfeed rollers ensure a smooth feed. The precision ground and polished cast iron table rides on four steel columns giving it plenty of support for the larger workpiece. Heavy cast iron extension wings ensure a flat, smooth cut.Knife setting gauge 5HP motor and 20" planing capacity for heavy duty work Fully enclosed base cabinet with integrated casters for shop mobility Cast iron table with extensions creates a big 55-1/2" x 20" working area Four feed speeds - 24 and 31 FPM, 16 and 20 FPM with gear change - provide versatility Feed rollers and cutterhead supported by full cast iron head assembly for rigidityProduct Specifications:Powermatic Part Number: 1791297Model Number: 209Brand: PowermaticHeight: 41.375"Width: 36.625"Length: 26"Net Weight: 770 lbs.Maximum Planing: 20"Maximum Planing Thickness: 8"Maximum Depth of Cut: 3/32"Minimum Planing Length: 6-3/4"Cutterhead Diameter: 3-3/16"Cutterhead Speed: 5000 RPMCuts Per Minute: 20000Feed Rate: 24 and 31 FPMNumber of Knives: 4Dust Port Outside Diameter: 5"Dust Collection Minimum: 900 cu.ft/minCFM Required: Blade Size: 20" x 1" x 1/8"Readout Scale: inch/metricTable Support: 4 columnNumber of Speeds: 4Motor Power: 5 HPMotor Phase: 3 PhMotor Voltage: 230 VPrewired Voltage: 230 VStandard Equipment: Single-sided knives 5" diameter dust port Cast iron extension tables
DeWalt DW7342 Replacement Planer Blades are made of high quality M2 laminated steel providing prolonged life as well as sharpness. The hole pattern fits easily on the knife locating pins machined on the cutterhead. These replacement blades are designed to be turned over when dull to use the other side and replaced when both sides have been used. The DeWalt DW7342 replacement blades are designed to fit the DeWalt 734 12-1/2" Portable Planer.Technical Details:Measures 12.5" longdual angle 45 degree angle with 40 degree relief angleReversibleM2 laminated tool steelDesigned for use with the DeWalt 734 Portable Planer