I can vouch for the shelix head. Grizzly G1033X - 20" 5 HP Helical Cutterhead Planerfor sale, Tweet The G1021X2 features a 15, 4-row helical cutterhead complete with 52 indexable inserts that can each be rotated three times to expose new, sharp cutting edges. I looked into what was available and decided that the Dewalt seemed like the best bet. so i decided to splurge and buy grizzly extreme and industrial grade machines.
Additionally, the G0453Z features a built-in mobile base, adjustable bed rollers, two-speed automatic board feed, and solid cast-iron extension wings. I've owned a DW 735 for a couple of years. Copyright 2022 Grizzly Industrial, Inc. Sign up to receive Grizzly.comemails and specials. Damage to the roller/feeding system may have been user error and the authorized DeWalt Service Center that it was sent to on their dime was backlogged hence the new replacement option. Mine does so well with the standard head, I have never even considered making the change. A depth-of-cut indicator that reads up to 1/8" helps you track planing depth. This top-of-the-line 13" 2 HP Benchtop Planer with Helical Cutterhead comes with features you would expect from only the best. Just an echo of the DeWalt 735X comments. (Consumables like blade inserts are not covered. The Grizzly Customer Service and Technical Support Teams are U.S. based. Additional charges may apply. Additional replacement knive.. Products shown as available are normally stocked but inventory levels cannot be guaranteed, For screen reader problems with this website, please call 1-800-430-3376 or text 38698 (standard carrier rates apply to texts). Just returned a Grizzly G0889z 13 planer with the spiral cutterhead for a full refund. The cutterhead left micro-ridges and the infeed table sat below the base tray, resulting in a bump-step when feeding stock. The infeed table elevation was also non-adjustable. I also could not reduce snipe despite all the good suggestions from a previous post. Like all Grizzly planers, the G1021X2 comes with a 1-year warranty which covers parts and assures the unit is free from factory defects. Google+ This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google, Question about woodtek and grizzly. Only 10" but jointer included and a superb lifetime machine. i am in the process of selling all my grizzly machines and giving oliver a try. The Grizzly Technical Support team is U.S. based.
The ORIGINALSHEAR& HELIXand spiral cutter non-grind design. Like all Grizzly planers, the G1033X comes with a 1-year warranty which covers parts and assures the unit is free from factory defects.
I too would like to hear about more 12 inch planners.
However, I do understand that you can buy replacement spiral head cutters for them. The 3 HP motor spins the cutterhead at 4800 RPM to plane your stock up to 15" wide by 8" thick, cutting as deep as 1/8" per pass.
I wouldn't try to put a spiral head in it though.
Id certainly be interested in hearing from others about the above, or other options. The G0453Z manual was written by our U.S. based Technical Documentation Department and is packed with useful information. Models manufactured March 2015 and earlier use T21348 (74) 14.17mm x 14.17mm x 2.0mm replacement inserts.
It could be true, Porter Cable got bought out and the parts for their older models seem to have instantly vanished! This SHELIX head features 5 wings of knives with a total of 120 knives. Word is it will be in the $700-900 range. HI, PR and other US Territories will be quoted at current rates.
1 product ratings - Grizzly G1037Z 13" Planer/Moulder, 2 product ratings - Grizzly G1035 1-1/2 HP Shaper, 2 product ratings - Grizzly G0505 12-1/2" 2 HP Benchtop Planer, 2 product ratings - 20" inch Planer Blades Knives for Grizzly G0454, G1033 & G05850Z, Set of 4, Grizzly Planer In Professional Woodworking Planers. I have one. so i ordered; G0696X (table saw), G0531b (band saw), G1033X (planer) and G7948 (drill press). The precision-ground cast-iron table travels smoothly up and down on the heavy-duty 4-column supports and can be firmly locked in place for operation.
UNLIMITED membership - Get access to it all. *Quoted freight applies to the lower 48 states only. Parts and accessories for the planer are available on-line and shipped from the Grizzly parts warehouse in Springfield, MO.
As part of my workshop build-up recently, I purchased a DW 735X, and am thus far very pleased. Leaning towards the Dewalt for now and maybe upgrading it when the time is right. Just to say it's not the same as a 20" Powermatic floorstander, to be sure. Additional replacement knive.. Parts and accessories for the planer are available on-line and shipped from the Grizzly parts warehouse in Springfield, MO. View cart for details. It has been excellent. boy can i commiserate about grizzly quality decline. I have a delta planner that works and that's about all I can say about it. *, For models manufactured June 2007 and earlier, use H7319 (96) 14mm x 14mm x 2.0mm replacement inserts. You can sometimes overcome this by supporting the underside of the board with your hands as it exits.
They also only have two edges. Worth every penny. i cannot recommend strongly enough that everyone should just stay away from them. It does.. thanks to all who replied. I find that they don't support the tables well enough. The G1033X manual was written by our U.S. based Technical Documentation Department and is packed with useful information. Additional replacement knive.. All Rights Reserved. I've heard too many mixed things about a spiral cutterhead in a low power machine.
There is a new helical head (actually a Shelix) lunchbox planer coming from Oliver of all companies, they sent one to Philip Morley to test and it looks awesome.
Cancel, Cutterhead type: 4-row helical, 96 inserts, Insert size & type: 15mm x 15mm x 2.5mm, 30 indexable carbide, Overall dimensions: 39" W x 56" D x 41" H, Heavy-duty, ball bearing board return rollers, Magnetic switch with thermal overload protection, Precision-ground, cast-iron table and extension wings. HI, PR and other US Territories will be quoted at current rates. Oliver is doing some cool stuff lately.
15 x 15 x 2.5mm Replacement Carbide Inserts. Additional replacement knives.. Plane material from 3/16 to 6 thick with ease and choose between either 16 or 28 feet per minute feed rates for the perfect finish. (Consumables are not covered by the warranty.). We have created these special content collections organized to give you a deep dive into a range of topics that matter. One that I would expect to show up in conversation is the JET 722130 JWP-13BT helical style planer. I've had mine for ~6 months and Freight to AK,
The Delta is basically obsolete, no longer supported by the manufacturer for parts except for blades. Rikon offers a helical style 13 planer as well: Model 25-130H. have used it quite a bit with excellent results.
Get instant access to over 100 digital plans available only to UNLIMITED members. The 20" Grizzly 5HP Planer is covered by a 1-year warranty covering parts and against factory defects. I have the newer Dewalt and I installed the Shelix head, couldnt be happier. This Home Depot guide illustrates about lathes and planers type, capacity and speed. Something went wrong. More on the way and expected to arrive on 7/26/2022, 30 Amp 250V NEMA L6-30 Single-Phase Twist Lock Plug, Indexable Carbide Insert - 15 x 15 x 2.5mm, 10 Pack.
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Is it OK to copy projects from the magazine? There is (or maybe was) a Wahuda 13 spiral-type planer as well (Model Model 40100H-CT), though I understand theyve had huge problems with damage during shipping, etc., and the issue(s) have required some significant re-tooling of their own processes as well as close consideration of packing and shipping protocols. I've had a Dewalt two blade benchtop for a very long time, and have been very pleased. Additional charges may apply. Freight to AK,
Solid cast-iron extension tables make this smooth, surface-ground planer table just short of 5' long! The extra heavy-duty welded steel base also makes for a very stable machine.
I can't speak to the spiral cutter head. COMPANY, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by WADKIN BURSGREEN, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by WALKER TURNER, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by YATES AMERICAN, SHELIX Heads for Planers by BAXTER WHITNEY, SHELIX Heads for Planers by CENTRAL MACHINERY, SHELIX Heads for Planers by CENTRAL MACHINING, SHELIX Heads for Planers by COOPER & HORTON, SHELIX Heads for Planers by CRAFTSMAN (Sears), SHELIX Heads for Planers by Elektra Beckum, SHELIX Heads for Planers by GENERAL INTERNATIONAL, SHELIX Heads for Planers by MIDWEST GROUP, SHELIX Heads for Planers by NEWMAN WHITNEY, SHELIX Heads for Planers by WADKIN BURSGREEN, SHELIX Heads for Planers by YATES AMERICAN, Comparing a SHELIX Spec Sheet with OEM cutter head, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by BAXTER WHITNEY, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by BOICE CRANE, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by CENTRAL MACHINERY, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by CENTRAL MACHINING, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by COOPER & HORTON, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by CRAFTSMAN (Sears), - SHELIX Heads for Planers by Elektra Beckum, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by FOLEY BELSAW, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by GENERAL INTERNATIONAL, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by KING CANADA, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by MASTERCRAFT, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by MIDWEST GROUP, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by NEWMAN WHITNEY, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by PORTER CABLE, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by WADKIN BURSGREEN, - SHELIX Heads for Planers by YATES AMERICAN, SHELIX for GRIZZLY 12 1/2'' Planer, G0505, SHELIX for GRIZZLY 15'' Planer, G1021 or G1021Z. Especially ones with helical style cutters. The solid cast-iron, extension tables make the total planer bed length just short of 5' long! A few comments: DeWalt customer service is a challenge, and the web site looks great but functions horribly so one needs persistence and patience; the three cutter blades work great if you are careful to avoid nicking them, but they can be shifted a bit to move the nick out of line (replacements are reasonably priced); competively priced units with "spherical" cutter heads are not really spherical, and ones I've seen in use are not much, if any an advantage as they are more linear and only have two rather than four cutting sides. It's good, not great. So I would say it kind of depends. Local store prices may vary from those displayed. Indexable Carbide Inserts - 14 x 14 x 2mm, 10 Pack, 20 Amp 250V NEMA L6-20 Single-Phase Twist Lock Plug. Sorry for not being more definitive. *Quoted freight applies to the lower 48 states only. as new models are frequently added but may not be online yet. Well it has bad snipe without a backer board, the feed system is not totally consistent and the feed rollers have poor grip. to install a shelix. The 4-row helical cutterhead produces ultra-smooth finishes and greatly reduces tearout in figured woods. *Quoted freight applies to the lower 48 states only. Copyright 1995-2022 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. Cancel, The minimum purchase order quantity for the product is 1. that should have been my first clue as the only reason there are nothing but glowing reviews is because grizzly doesn't publish anything negative said about them. Copyright 2022 Grizzly Industrial, Inc. Sign up to receive Grizzly.comemails and specials, For models manufactured July 2007 and later, use H9893 (92) 15mm x 15mm x 2.5mm replacement inserts. Byrd Tool also offerscustom built SHELIX heads for any machine that is currently not listed. Additional replacement knives.. Freight to AK, Below are the GRIZZLY Planer models listed for which we offer a SHELIX Helical Cutter Head. I've had a DeWalt #433 for many years and, if I had to buy another, I wouldn't even shop around.
Below are the GRIZZLY Planer models listed for which we offer a SHELIX Helical Cutter Head. The adjustable bed rollers keep the planer feeding smoothly.
You can't get better support from a planer than that.
Snipe is another story. SHELIX Heads for Jointers by AMERICAN MACHINE TOOL, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by ATLAS PRESS MFG, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by BALLANTINE J. Featuring a fixed-height table design, the cutterhead raises and lowers for thickness adjustments, as opposed to the table. Become an UNLIMITED member and get it all: searchable online archive of every issue, how-to videos, Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking digital series, print magazine, e-newsletter, and more. If you have a Planer by GRIZZLY that is not listed below. I want a small planer with an induction motor. The G0940 takes those features one step further with a super flat granite main table. More on the way and expected to arrive on 8/19/2022, 30 Amp 250V NEMA L6-30 Single-Phase Twist Lock Plug, Indexable Carbide Insert - 15 x 15 x 2.5mm, 10 Pack. Never misses a beat.
I had one for years and it serviced me well and then finally packed it in about a year ago. Like all Grizzly planers, the G0453Z comes with a 1-year warranty which covers parts and assures the unit is free from factory defects. after a number of contentious phone calls a new motor was sent leaving it to me to install it. Ive heard good things, but cant say much else. If you have a Planer by GRIZZLY that is not listed below, please inquire as new models are frequently added but may not be online yet. The 4-row spiral cutterhead with 74 German-made indexable carbide inserts cut some of the finest surface finishes money can buy. Then you couldn't get any part.
One of the reasons I went with the Dewaltas well as size, and, of course, price. so much for buying new. & CO, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by CENTRAL MACHINERY, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by CONTINENTAL INDUSTRIES, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by CRAFTSMAN (Sears), SHELIX Heads for Jointers by Elektra Beckum, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by FRANK H. CLEMENT, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by HALL & BROWN, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by JONES SUPERIOR MACHINERY, SHELIX Heads for Jointers by SILVER MANUF. Click for full details.
Reducing the cut to the size of a single insert makes for a cleaner cut and reduces noise compared to the traditional straight knife cut. The complete and easy to read manual makes it easier to assemble and maintain your planer.
Oliver not available?
Where are these $500 Incas? Once upon a time you could have the most ancient machine and any part was available. The G1021X2 manual was written by our U.S. based Technical Documentation Department and is packed with useful information. We took our G1033Z 20" 5 HP Planer and made it better by including a helical cutterhead. Start your 14-day FREE trial - and get building. a few months later a start cap went belly up and a few months after that a thrust bearing in the blade tension mechanism completely disintegrated.
Right now, if I were to make the decision again, Id end up in the same place. or a lot more expensive, but my sanity is well worth it.
To me comparing the Oliver to the laguna from pictures they look just the same. I like the dual-speed option and the three blades, though I cant claim a direct comparison with the two-blade variant except indirectly through others. The G1021X2 offers additional features such as extra-large ball bearing return rollers, a large side-mounted handwheel, cabinet-style stand, pedestal-mounted control panel, magnetic switch with thermal overload protection and powder coated paint for years of protection. The main consequence is that heavier boards can flex the tables downward, and you get snipe at the last end through. You could get any part until about 6 years ago.
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This ensures maximum power connection between the cutterhead and the feed drive.
Enter now for your chance to win more than $2,000 worth of woodworking equipment from Woodpeckers. But not always. The power controls are mounted on an attached pedestal for easy access. But then someone listed one on Craigslist for $150 had light use and I had extra belts and blades and a whole set up designed around the Delta( and now because I have the one that died I had the potential for spare parts) and I needed it right away , and then there was the plague , so I bought it. the band saw blew a linear rectifier the first time i turned it on. *Quoted freight applies to the lower 48 states only. 2022 The Taunton Press, Inc. All rights reserved. I installed a set of three carbide tipped knives from infinitytools.com, which are less expensive and much easier to install than the Shelix head. Copyright 2022 Grizzly Industrial, Inc. Sign up to receive Grizzly.comemails and specials, Cutterhead type: 4-row helical, 52 inserts, Insert size & type: 15mm x 15mm x 2.5mm, indexable carbide, Overall dimensions: 37" W x 48" D x 44" H, Precision-ground cast-iron table & extension wings, Magnetic safety switch with thermal overload protection. Much lower price, but. (DisclosureI did go with their 8 benchtop jointer, and thus far find itacceptable.).
My own experience with Rikon is limited to a couple months with a modest dust collection system with which Im satisfied, though not willing to offer superlatives. This SHELIX head features 5 wings of knives with a total of 75 knives. Get complete site access to video workshops, digital plans library, online archive, and more, plus the print magazine.
Occasional battles with minor end snipe, but nothing truly annoying. Someone mentioned in this thread about finding Incas at around $500.
Additional replacement knive.. SPIRALLED STAGGER TOOTH to break up chips for dust collection systems and to reduce horsepower requirements.
My old Ridgid planer has a new owner, so now looking for a new one. Would like to stay in the 13 spiral cutterhead benchtop market and wondering if anyone has any good or bad recommendations / experiences with other brands?