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RIDGID

Model R4331

Internet #100634358

Store SKU #429753

13 in. Thickness Corded Planer

$369.00 /each
  • Lifetime Service Agreement with Registration
  • Three-blade cutterhead smooth, blemish-free surface
  • Dual-edge, self-aligning blades for extended life

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Feature 1

Table extensions give added workpiece support to cut down on snipe

Feature 2

Measure cut depth before each pass with Ind-I-Cut depth gauge

Feature 3

Keep a clean work area with chip impeller dust removal system that pulls wood chips from the workpiece

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amperage

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15 amps

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max speed

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9,000 rpm

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blade count

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3

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Warranty

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3 year

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The RIDGID 13 in. Corded Planer has a 120-Volt, 15 Amp motor that delivers 9000 RPM for maximum power and continuous operation. It features a 3-blade cutter head with quick-changing, dual-edge blades that are reversible and self-aligning for a smooth surface with minimal blemishes. The multiple depth features help you achieve your desired depth, and the 13 in. wide feed capacity is great for planing large stock.

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  • Chip impeller dust removal system to effectively pull wood chips from the workpiece for improved cuts and a cleaner work area
  • Sure-cut carriage lock to lock the cutter head to help minimize snipe at the end of the workpiece
  • Large infeed/outfeed table extensions for extra workpiece support to help eliminate snipe
  • Steel top with glides for extra wide area to easily stage your material for its next cut
  • Easy-to-reach, adjustable, top-mounted handle with 1/16 in. per revolution precision
  • Sof-touch controls for improved comfort and grip
  • Ind-I-cut depth gauge for instantly measuring the cutting depth before each pass
  • 8 adjustable repeat-a-cut depth stops to precisely plane multiple workpieces to consistent, desired thickness for repetitive tasks
  • 3-year limited manufacturer warranty
  • Lifetime service agreement with registration within 90 days of purchase (begins after the warranty period expires)
  • Repeat-a-cut depth stops 8 adjustable stops to precisely plane multiple work pieces to consistent desired thickness for repetitive tasks
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Does planer come with stand

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No. You have to purchase that separately or build one.
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The planer does not come with a stand. You will have to purchase one separately or build one.
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No it does not.
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NO STAND.
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no
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NO, YOU CAN PURCHASE THE STAND SEPARTELY.
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Idaho, USA
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November 30, 2012
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The Ridgid planer does not come with a stand but does include an excellent warrrenty.
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November 27, 2012
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No.
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Merrimack, NH
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September 25, 2012
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Though this planer does not come with a stand it is worth purchasing. I have planed numerous cherry boards and have been very happy with the smooth finish. Dewalt makes a relatively inexpensive planer stand DW3750 that can be modified (4-Holes) for use with the Ridgid R4330 planer.
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No, the R4331 does not include a work stand for the planer.
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It dose come with the cutting blades right, when I went to order online it looked like you had to purchase them also.

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Charlotte, N.C.
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yes the blades are installed. I would advise you purchase at least one package of extra blades if you order a planer on-line. They never seem to be available in my store. Management doesn't seem to figure to inventory more packages for the stores.
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Comes with blades and they are 2 sided so you have a blade change.
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Yes Hillbilly this 13" thickness Planer comes with Cutting Blades; is a very good buy for the money; and ready to use out of the box ; only thing it needs is you to put the wood thru it and get it on the other end Planned ;
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Comes with the blades already installed. It is good to have extra ones on hand though!
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Mine came with the cutting blades assembled already
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It does come with double sided blades installed. You can flip them when they get worn. FYI, you may want to go ahead and order a set, it takes several weeks to get them. I've been waiting 4 weeks.
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It comes with blades. And they are reversible so you can use the other side if you hit a nail or dull the blades.
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May 15, 2016
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Yes, this comes with cutting blades.
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Planer comes with a set already installed. It don't hurt to order another set so you have a spare on hand.
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Is it a single or duel speed unit?

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single speed
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Single speed.
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Single
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Single
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The RIDGID R4331 surface planer is a single speed surface planer.
Thanks for your interest in RIDGID!
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It is single speed.
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This is a single speed unit. But the three knives give a good finish with the available speed.
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Single speed.
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You can register with Home Depot for a life time service guarantee. Make sure you keep your receipt and original UPC code - you will need that to register. You can register by mail or on-line.
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It's a lifetime repair warranty for defects. It does need to be brought to a Ridgid repair center if it exceeds Home Depots return policy
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Life time with registration.
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February 8, 2013
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really bad, if it tears up your out of luck! Don't buy it!
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There seems to be a lifetime repair/replace warranty from ridgid. I was told it may be taken to HD repair shops.
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November 27, 2012
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If you follow the instructions it's eligible for the Ridgid LSA. Otherwise it is 3 years.
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All new RIDGID wood working power tool purchases through the authorized retail distributor Home Depot, come with a standard 3-year warranty. The Lifetime Service Agreement (LSA) coverage currently offered by RIDGID has to be obtained for the tool purchased, if the customer wishes to have that coverage.
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Lifetime guarantee, however, you will probably need it. I bought this planer and within the first month several parts broke or fell off. I chose not to use the guarantee and returned the planer for a refund. I figured if that much goes wrong this early in my useage, I will be without the use of it more than I will have it operational. The quality on this particular model, at least the machine I had, was Read More
Lifetime guarantee, however, you will probably need it. I bought this planer and within the first month several parts broke or fell off. I chose not to use the guarantee and returned the planer for a refund. I figured if that much goes wrong this early in my useage, I will be without the use of it more than I will have it operational. The quality on this particular model, at least the machine I had, was very lacking. Several of the parts were not tightened properly from the factory and vibrated loose, and one of the cutting blades broke.
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Rated 3.6 out of 5 by 234 reviewers.
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Great Tool, Easy to Use This is a great planer. It is powerful and easy to use. It takes a little work to get the feed tables perfect but spending time doing so will greatly reduce the snipe. The dust port seems to work great. I connected it to my shop vac and it kept the work surface very clean. I can’t speak to how well this would hold up in a professional or production setting but I would definitely recommend this planer to any DIYer in need of a quality tool at a reasonable price. I ordered this planer online and it was shipped very fast. August 2, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Solid Purchase Very good thickness planer. I bought this to planer as one of the main components of a basement workshop I am putting together. It has no problem going through most boards, but be aware that feeding a 12" board through could potentially cause the motor to stall, and the safety mechanism to switch the machine off (this usually only happens when you're taking too much thickness out of the board in one pass). The only other negative that I've found with using it is that it you can get some snipe around 2-3" from the end of the board. If you are careful and support your board as it passes through on both ends, the sniping is minimized. I've also seen boards put in at an angle to decrease the snipe area. Overall its a very good product and well worth the money. August 2, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Ridgid 13" Planer I'm very pleased with the quality, value, and functionality of this product and would definitely recommend it to other buyers August 23, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Accurate, powerful, easy to set up and operate My faithful old Delta 22-560, which makes 18000 cuts per minute with two blades just wasn't quite up to the job of planing end-grain cutting boards. The Ridgid 4331 three blade planer makes 27000 cuts per minute and is so accurate and smooth that it planed several end grain hardwood cutting boards, including one 12 7/8 x 22". After adjusting the in-feed and out-feed table extensions and bolting the R4331 to the work-bench, it planed these difficult to plane pieces so well that they needed very little sanding with my Porter Cable 6" random orbital. Ind-I-Cut made it easy to make several passes of about 1/128", one of the keys to successful end-grain planning. I inspected the blades and blade keepers after this hard workout and they looked perfect. Access to the blades involves removing two screws with the provided tool -- I don't see how it could be much easier. The chip extractor works very well with my dust collecting system. It took only a few minutes to register online with Ridgid to get the lifetime warranty. If this tool keeps performing the way it has this week, I will continue to be very happy. March 27, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Solid performer I've used this planer for about 6 weeks now. It has been used exclusively for planing cutting boards prior to sanding. It's been easy to use and provides consistent results. Totally satisfied with this product and would not have any problem recommending this unit. A solid performer. August 9, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Works great Bought this for my husband. He only buys rigid tools August 2, 2016
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by 13" planer Ordered plastic replacement dust impeller 3 months finnally got it after next week , next week, next week, next week months later.I finnally put metal blades on old one , has held up longer then original. Indent gauge quit working soon after using. Gave up on it. Too much plastic where metal would make so much more sense. So/so I use it for cedar black walnut , some red oak. Blades need replaced after a couple of months weekend use. (Don't forget the months of waiting for replacement impeller( July 17, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Does the job and GREAT dust collection So far it has performed as expected. If however, something goes wrong, I do have the lifetime warranty to fall back on. I have run mostly soft wood but have tried it on some recycled hardwood. It's loud, but what planner isn't. I love the dust collection port, almost 100%!!! July 19, 2016
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