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125 Power Planer

Porter-Cable - 125 Power Planer

This planer from Porter-Cable produces cuts that are accurate enough for immaculate finish work and fast enough for the roughest framing jobs

$165.00 (As of 9/1/2003)

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Editor's Review: The Eight Best Power Planers

review date: September 1, 2003

This superb planer's cutting performance was accurate enough for immaculate finish work and fast enough for the roughest framing jobs. The tool has an ergonomic handle and a powerful motor, although it lacks a dust port. The standard fence made rabbeting and beveling a cinch, although the fence would have been even better if it included a degree scale and had knobs instead of tiny wing nuts. If it had dust collection capability and a slightly better fence, this would be the best all-around planer of those we tested. It is best used for general carpentry (framing or finish) and comes with a plastic carrying case.

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Manufacturer Specifications

Manufacturer Porter-Cable
Manufacturer's Web Site www.deltaportercable.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 888-848-5175
Weight 7 lb. 4 oz.
Dimensions N/A
Amps 6
Cut 3-1/4 in. wide; 1/8 in. deep
Standard Blades 2 mini-carbide reversible