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Powermatic 54A 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives
Model#: PWMN1791279DXK
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Powermatic 54A 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives

Model#: PWMN1791279DXK
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Details

This 54A Jointer features the exclusive controlled chip cutterhead from Powermatic with three high-speed steel knives. Oversized infeed and outfeed tables are mounted on dovetailed ways and have a built-in rabbeting ledge. The fence is 38 in. in length with positive stops at 90 degrees and 45 degrees right and left. The fine and quick adjustment lever on the infeed table offers quick setups with precision-controlled depth of cut. The heavy steel stand features a powerful motor with a non-slip V-belt drive for maximum performance. The 4 in. dust port offers easy connection to any dust collection system.
Features:
  • 66 in. long adjustable infeed and outfeed beds mounted on dovetailed ways
  • Controlled chip cutterhead, a Powermatic exclusive, to control kickback
  • The cutterhead features three auto-set knives that automatically align themselves in the cutterhead
  • 38 in. extra-long fence
  • New fine and quick adjustment lever on infeed table for precision cuts
  • Enlarged sheet metal stand
  • Powerful 1 HP TEFC motor
  • Spring-loaded front guard and fixed rear guard
  • 4 in. dust collection port
  • Two-way tilting fence with positive stops at 45 degrees and 90 degrees
  • Conveniently center-mounted fence controls
  • Rabbeting ledge is built into tables
Includes:
  • 54A 6 in. Deluxe Jointer - 1791279DXK
  • (3) High-Speed, Heat-Treated Auto-Set Steel Knives
  • Rout-R-Lift System
  • Dust Collection Port
  • Cutterhead Guard
  • Industrial Push-Button Switch
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Specifications

AC Voltage: 115/230V
Amperage: 13A/6.5A
Cuts Per Minute (CPM): 18000
Cutterhead Speed (RPM): 6000
Cutterhead Style: Standard
Dust Port: 4 in.
Fence Height: 4 in.
Fence Length: 38 in.
Fence Stops: 3
Fence Tilt (Front): 45 Degrees
Fence Tilt (Rear): 45 Degrees
Horsepower: 1
Knife Length: 6-1/16 in.
Knife Thickness: 5/64 in.
Knife Width: 3/4 in.
Max. Cut Capacity (Depth): 1/2 in.
Max. Cut Capacity (Width): 6 in.
Motor Phase: 1
No. of Knives: 3
PreWired Voltage: 115V
Rabbeting Ledge: 9 in. x 2-1/2 in.
Table Dimensions: 66 in. x 7-1/4 in.
Table Height: 31-1/2 in.

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Powermatic6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives
 
4.9

(based on 7 reviews)

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Pros

  • Easy to use (5)
  • Good power output (4)
  • Good safety features (3)

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5.0

still the gold standard

By runaround

from cheyenne, wy

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Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Powerful

Cons

    Best Uses

    • In The Workshop

    Comments about 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives:

    Received the jointed 4 days after ordering CPO is lightint fast on shipments. Set up took an hour and half, although I anticipated half the day. Once I unpacked it and assembled it I and checked it for flatness and parallel with a 50" machined straight edge and both outfeed table and indeed tables where dead on at .001" from each other I was impressed that it was like that straight from a box. I checked the cutter head with the deluxe a-line-it jig (dial indicator) and the cutter head and knives where .0005" from the the outfeed table and parallel across. This machine for me was dead on accurate straight from the manufacturer. The only thing that wasn't set properly was the fence's 90 degree stop. But that took less than a minute to adjust. Great jointer. My only wish is I went with a 8" jointer, I'm out of 220 power in the shop and not in budget to upgrade panel.

     
    5.0

    About as good as it gets in a 110 volt.

    By no splinters here

    from Lima, Ohio

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

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    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Powerful

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • In The Workshop

      Comments about 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives:

      making some new bathroom cabinets, this will make t so much easier.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      #1 shop tool

      By cabinet man

      from lexington, nc

      About Me Professional

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Accurate
      • Easy To Use
      • Good Safety Features
      • Powerful

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • In The Workshop

        Comments about 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives:

        In my opinion, this is the best jointer out there, and I've used several. Solid, stable, and depenable. It gets a good work out weekly.

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        It's hard to beat Powermatic

        By Smiling Sam

        from Conifer Co

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        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Good Safety Features

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • In The Field
          • In The Workshop

          Comments about 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives:

          My other Powermatic Jointer was used when I got it in the 70's and is still going. It outlasts the ability to get replacement parts. The new one is very nice- longer bed, accurate and smooth operation right out of the box. An option for carbide knives would have been great.

          (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Good product

          By Larry

          from Charlotte, NC

          About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

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          Pros

          • Easy To Store
          • Easy To Use
          • Good Grip
          • Good Safety Features
          • Powerful

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Home Repair
            • In The Workshop

            Comments about 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives:

            Good assembly instructions. Performs very well.

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            • 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives

              Q:

              Where do I find replacement blades for my Powermatic 54A??I would look into this before buying one.I can't find any on Amazon.
              Asked on 5/8/2015 by Husker Woodworker from North Platte,NE

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                We do sell the blades for this Jointer. The model number is J6-KQC.

                Answered on 6/3/2015 by Sonny from Lawrencville, GA
            • 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives

              Q:

              What is the "Rout R Lift". I see what looks like a foot pedal at the bottom of the base. Is this a self mobile base?
              Asked on 9/26/2014 by daneschilling from Leavenworth KS

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                Rout-R-Lift adds versatility to your Powermatic table saw by turning the extension table into a router table. Simply mount your router to the Rout-R-Lift and place it in the pre-cut hole of the extension table

                This jointer will not include a mobile base however the base is available as an optional accessory. That model number is 2042374. For additional questions, please contact Raymond Charles at 1-866-577-3014 ext: 27108.

                Answered on 2/24/2015 by Ray from Atlanta
            • 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives

              Q:

              What is the height of the jointer work surface?
              Asked on 12/17/2013 by Gary

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                Table Height from Floor is 31-1/2".

                Answered on 2/4/2014 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
            • 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Deluxe Jointer with Quick Auto-Set Knives

              Q:

              what i need to know is how to adjust the beds on this machine. i'm getting snipe on the left bed. also i've misplaced the instructions that came with the machine, i would like to be able to make a copy relating to this situation. thanks
              Asked on 1/3/2013 by help! ron from savanna, il. 61074

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