Powermatic offers seven commemorative woodworking machines, available with a special black and gold paint scheme and premium features, to celebrate the manufacturer’s centennial.
Four machines are available this spring:
• The PM15HH planer ($3,299), an ode to the company’s first product, featuring a helical cutterhead with 74 four-sided indexable carbide knife inserts, 3-hp motor, two-speed gearbox, cast iron table, built-in castors, and 4” dust port.
• The PWBS-14CS band saw ($1,399) with a two-piece cast iron table, consisting of a 15” x 15” tilting section and a fixed 15” x 5” section, micro-adjustable dual bearing blade guide system, work lamp, chip blower, and more.
• The PM54HH jointer (price unavailable) featuring a helical cutterhead with 40 four-sided indexable carbide knife inserts; oversized infeed/outfeed tables, 38” fence with positive stops at 90 and 45 degrees, left and right; steel stand, 1-hp motor and 4” dust port.
• The PM1300TX TurboCone dust collector ($1,099).
Commemorative issues of the PM2820EVS 20” drill press, PM1000 table saw, and 3520C wood lathe are scheduled for this fall.
For more product information, visit www.powermatic.com.
This article was originally published in the May 2021 issue.