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
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 S4S to 1/8" and 1/4" thicknesses, 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.
These steel table frames are useful in the shop as machine stands, work tables and assembly tables. The attractive finish and brushed nickel hardware mean that you get to choose-just add a top to suit the application. All can be outfitted with optional casters for easy mobility. Ideal for a nice planer stand. Durable solid steel construction-use for shop stands or living room furniturePaintable gun metal powder-coated finishHigh-quality brushed nickel hardwareEasy to assemble (includes instructions)Includes padded feet to protect your floorLegs accept casters with a 1/2'' stem (not included) if mobility or additional height are desiredNote: Not compatible with our Shop Stand Riser Blocks
Designed with an enormous 18'' resaw capacity, multi-step blade tensioning system, precision blade guides, and a 5HP motor hungry for hardwoods, the new PM1800 is a bandsaw like no other. It comes standard with all the extra features you've come to expect from Powermatic. With its 24'' x 27'' cast iron table and precision balanced cast iron wheels, it runs smoothly and quietly, with hardly any vibration. The easy-to-adjust T-square style fence includes a 6-1/2'' resaw fence that gives you excellent right angle support when running wide boards vertically. Whether you're resawing thin veneers or just thicknessing boards to minimize waste that would otherwise be eaten by your planer, this saw is more than up to the task. Read on to learn more about this industrial-quality bandsaw from Powermatic.Features:Blade tension lever has full tension, partial tension, and release settings for easy blade changes and trackingMicro-adjustable, virtually tool-free bearing guide system gives precise blade control with reduced frictionGrooved thrust bearing stabilizes smaller bladesMagnetic starter with power indicator lamp and jumbo stopMagnetic switch protects the motor from harm due to potential electrical supply issuesSolid chrome knobs and handles ensure solid grip and firm lockingComputer balanced cast iron wheels reduce vibrationAdjustable miter gauge with stopsExclusive Powermatic T-Square style Accu-Fence maximizes accuracy and safetyAccu-Fence has complete adjustability for aligning to blade and squaring to tableSturdy cast iron table and trunnion assembly offers maximum rigidity for large work piecesPositive locking cam with pressure adjustmentOversized side plate can be used in the horizontal or vertical positionElectrical interlock prevents the bandsaw from starting when the blade is de-tensioned (patent pending)Four-sided blade guard for optimum protectionIntegrated foot brake stops the coasting blade