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Powermatic PM1500 15" Bandsaw



The PM1500 packs many of the features traditionally only found on larger bandsaws, and brings them to a new, category-redefining, 15’’ size. As with every product Powermatic builds, the PM1500 pushes the limits of design, innovation, and durability. It truly is The Gold Standard.

• 14 ½” of throat and 14” of resaw provide more capacity than a traditional 14” bandsaw
• Sturdy cast iron table and trunnion assembly offers maximum rigidity for heavy work pieces
• Exclusive Powermatic T-Square style Accu-Fence maximizes accuracy and safety
• The Accu-Fence has complete adjustability for aligning to blade and squaring to table
• Positive locking cam with pressure adjustment
• Oversized side plate can be used in the horizontal or vertical position
• Solid steel resaw pin for optimum ridgidity
• Blade tension release with electrical interlock prevents the bandsaw from starting when the blade is de-tensioned or released
• Heavy duty upper wheel support and tracking mechanism for smooth operation
• Solid cast iron upper and lower wheels create the momentum needed for heavy resaw
• High end blade guides with tool less adjustment provide stability, increasing cut accuracy
• Four sided blade guard for optimum protection
• Integrated foot brake stops a coasting blade
• Magnetic Switch protects the motor from harm due to potential electrical supply issues
• Heavy duty 3 horsepower motor provides power needed for all projects
Cutting Capacity Width (In.) 14-1/2
Cutting Capacity Height (In.) 14
Blade Length (In.) 153
Blade Speed (SFPM) 3100
Table Size (L x W) (In.) 21-1/2 x 16
Blade Width (In.) 1/8 - 1
Maximum Saw Blade Width (In.) 1
Table Height from Floor (In.) 40
Table Tilt (Deg.) 10 Left, 45 Right
Minimum Saw Blade Width (In.) 1/8
Miter Gauge Positive Stops 45, 90
Dust Collection Minimum CFM Required (CFM) 600
Dust Port Outside Diameter (In.) 4
Motor Power (HP) 3
Motor Phase 1
Motor Voltage (V.) 230
Prewired Voltage (V.) 230
Motor Current (Amps) 12

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