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Powermatic 1791317K 54HH 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Jointer with Helical Cutterhead

Model#: PWMN1791317K
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Product Overview

Details

The 54HH Jointer features a helical cutterhead with 40 four-sided indexable carbide knife inserts, which provides a superior finish and quieter operation compared to conventional cutterheads. The inserts require no adjustment once they are installed. Oversized infeed and outfeed tables are mounted on dovetailed ways. The fence is 38 in. in length with positive stops at 90 degrees; and 45 degrees right and left. The fine/quick adjustment lever on the infeed table offers quick setups with precision-controlled depth of cut. The heavy steel stand features a 1 HP 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:
  • Helical cutterhead with four-sided knife inserts provide a smoother, quieter cut and a finer finish than conventional systems
  • 66 in. long adjustable infeed and outfeed tables provide more working surface
  • Fine and quick adjustment lever on infeed table for precision cuts
  • Extra-long 38 in. two-way tilting fence with positive stops provide quick-position for 90° or bevel cuts
  • Enlarged sheet metal stand provides a sturdy base
  • 1 HP motor offers plenty of power
  • Fence controls are center-mounted for convenience
  • Push button switch is lockable to prevent accidental starting
  • 4 in. port for dust collection
Includes:
  • 54HH 6 in. Jointer - 1791317K
  • Helical Cutterhead
  • (2) Push Blocks
  • Dust Collection Port
  • Cutterhead Guard
  • Industrial Push-Button Switch
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Specifications

AC Voltage: 115/230V
Cutterhead Speed (RPM): 6000
Cutterhead Style: Helical
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: 0.59 in.
Knife Thickness: 0.10 in.
Knife Width: 0.59 in.
Max. Cut Capacity (Depth): 1/2 in.
Max. Cut Capacity (Width): 6 in.
Motor Phase: 1
No. of Knives: 40
PreWired Voltage: 115V
Table Dimensions: 66 in. x 7-1/4 in.
Table Height: 31-1/2 in.

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Powermatic54HH 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Jointer with Helical Cutterhead
 
5.0

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (7)
  • Good power output (7)
  • Good safety features (5)
  • Easy to store (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • In the workshop (8)
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    5.0

    Solid Performance

    By GVPhil

    from Green Valley, AZ

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Powerful
    • Works Well On Mesquite

    Cons

    • Heavy
    • In Feed Table Not Level

    Best Uses

    • In The Workshop

    Comments about 54HH 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Jointer with Helical Cutterhead:

    This jointer replaced an old Craftsman machine and is a dream to use. The helical cutters work very well on Mesquite which I use most of the time. The extra long tables allow for better results with long boards...

    The infeed table came out of adjustment by .040" and it is a trial and error process with the jib screws to achieve parallelism with the out feed table.

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Perfect for my small shop

    By JT

    from Northern Illinois

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home Repair
      • In The Workshop

      Comments about 54HH 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Jointer with Helical Cutterhead:

      This thing was a breeze to setup. I would probably next time get a buddy to put help lift the bed up on the cabinet, this bad boy is a bit heavy, but I got R done. Works like a dream.
      CPO done a great job getting it shipped out quick. They are the only Powermatic supplier I buy from. Great job CPO.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Best jointer avaialble

      By Nicknameless

      from Ft Collins, CO

      About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Powerful

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • In The Workshop

        Comments about 54HH 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Jointer with Helical Cutterhead:

        The jointer was shipped quickly and in good shape. The bed comes in a very long box, looked like I ordered a casket! Very easy assembly only took a few minutes and it was dead on accurate.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Smooth cuts

        By Huey

        from Rochester MN

        About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • In The Workshop

          Comments about 54HH 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Jointer with Helical Cutterhead:

          I ran some oak, cherry, and black walnut through the jointer and was rewarded with smooth edges and surfaces ready for glue ups. Instructions were easy to understand. My big fingers had a workout when assembling the jointer, spaces were a little tight for attaching the nuts. Other then this, it is a great machine and I expect to use it for years.

           
          5.0

          PM 54HH 6-in Jointer

          By xtrmn8tr

          from Reading,PA

          About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • In The Workshop

            Comments about 54HH 6 in. 1-Phase 1-Horsepower 115/230V Jointer with Helical Cutterhead:

            the single best purchase i ever made so far in my shop!...straightens boards accurately and effortlessly...paid a little more than some brands...but got a machine that runs flawlessly...powermatic just flat out ROCKS!

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              I live in Indiana. How do you ship this Machine?
              Asked on 8/18/2013 by Poppy Baker from Noblesville, In

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                This item would ship directly from Powermatic. It would ship by a carrier.

                Answered on 8/19/2013 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
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