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Shop Fox W1863 15 inch 3 HP Planer with Helical Cutterhead

No corners were cut when putting together this feature-rich 15″ planer. With its 4-row helical cutterhead, 52 indexable four-sided carbide inserts, and two-speed gearbox, ultra-smooth surfacing is the new normal, even on figured grain. Other features include a pedestal-mounted switch, precision-ground cast-iron infeed and outfeed tables, and large board return rollers for efficient production.


Helical cutterhead with triple V-belt drive

2-speed chain-driven automatic feed rollers

Hardened anti-kickback fingers

Precision-ground cast-iron table and extension wings

Locking table

Magnetic switch overload protection

Ball bearing return rollers

Depth scales in both inch and metric

Pedestal-mounted control panel

Motor: 3 HP, 240V, 15A, single-phase

Maximum cutting width: 15″

Maximum cutting height: 6″

Minimum stock thickness: 3/16″

Minimum stock length: 6″

Maximum depth of cut: 1/8″

Feed rate: 16 FPM & 20 FPM

Cutterhead diameter: 3″

Cutterhead inserts: 52

Cutterhead flutes: 4

Infeed rollers: solid serrated steel

Outfeed rollers: knurled steel

Table size with extension wings: 15″ x 48″

Dust port: 4″

Approximate shipping weight: 581 lbs.

CSA certified

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