Model # 30-005HC M1

Internet #204121235

General International 15-Amp 13 in. Planer with Helical Cutter Head

Discontinued General International

15-Amp 13 in. Planer with Helical Cutter Head

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Product Overview

The model 30-005HC M1 13 in. bench top planer from General International is designed for medium to heavy-duty hobbyist use and is equipped with a powerful 2 HP 5-Amp 110-Volt motor with thermal overload protection. The front and rear fold-down extension tables and inset lifting handles make this unit exceptionally practical to move and store in shops with space limitations. The planer offers dual feed speeds, 18 or 26 ft. per minute, for smooth planning results in both soft and hard woods. Featuring a snipe eliminating head locking mechanism, adjustable pre-set depth stops, a depth of cut indicator, a work piece thickness scale in both inches and metric and double-sided quick-change cutter head knives, this heavy duty machine can plane stock having a minimum length of 5 in. and from 1/8 to 6 in. thick and has a maximum depth of cut of 1/16 in. at full width.

  • Powerful 2 HP 15 a motor with thermal overload protection
  • Front and rear fold-down extension tables (12 in. L x 15-1/4 in. W) with end rollers for smooth easy stock feeding
  • Top mounted rollers for multiple passes
  • Convenient power cord storage brackets and inset lifting handles
  • Dual position depth of cut adjustment handle mounts left or right 1 full rotation equals 1/16 in.
  • Dual feed speeds for smooth planning with either soft or hard wood
  • Adjustable pre-set depth gauge for accurate repeat cuts
  • Easy to read graduated scale in both inches and metric
  • Safety on and off switch with key; unit cannot be started when key is removed from switch
  • Snipe eliminating head lock
  • Depth of cut indicator
  • Knife changing magnets included

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Customer Questions & Answers

Are carbide cutterhead inserts available for this planer?

Asked by: dablues61
Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot. I believe it would be best to reach out to the manufacturer for assistance. The manufacturer is General International, their customer service department can be reached at 514-326-5555. Please contact us with any additional questions at 800-430-3376 or Thank you for shopping Home Depot.
Answered by: THDSupport
Date published: 2015-12-10
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