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PORTER-CABLE 513 Heavy-Duty Lock Mortiser

Hand mortising is a thing of the past, and this 1-1/2 HP lock mortise will get the job done quicker and more efficiently than ever before. The powerful 11 Amp motor spins delivers incredibly detailed cuts. It is particularly useful when making cuts for box locks. The heavy-duty lock mortise cuts mortises up to 7 x 1-1/4 x 4-3/4 inches (LxWxD). It will accommodate doors as thick as 4-1/2 inches, and it will automatically center the cutter on the doors edge no matter how thick it is. Its durable steel and alloy construction ensure years of reliable, accurate cuts.


11 Amp, 27,500 rpm motor producing 1-3/4 Peak HP

Quickly and accurately cuts mortises for box locks

Particularly useful in entry door lock installations

Cuts mortises up to 7″ long, 1-1/4″ wide and 4-3/4″ deep

Accommodates doors thicknesses of up to 4-1/2″

Simple to set-up and locate to door

Automatically centers cutter on door edge

Adjustable height rod allows for repetitive mortise cuts

Durable steel and alloy construction

Use 517 Heavy-Duty Lock Mortiser Template (sold separately) to rout lock faces on door after box lock mortises have been completed

Mortising machine with 1-3/4 Peak HP motor, height rod assembly (4 each #804960 rods, 1 each #800203 stop, and 1 each #800204 nut), wrench #692677, 3/4″ bit #43703, 1″ bit #43704, Allen wrench #48245, and operating manual

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