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Powermatic PM1800 18" Bandsaw



The new PM1800 Bandsaw is a part of the new breed of high performance products from Powermatic - the Gold Standard since 1921. Designed with an enormous 18" resaw, multi-step blade tension, precision blade guides, and a 5HP motor hungry for hardwoods, this powerhouse comes standard with all the extra features you've come to expect from Powermatic.

• Blade tension lever has full tension, partial tension, and release settings for easy blade changes and tracking
• Micro-adjustable, virtually tool-less bearing guide system gives close blade control while reducing friction
• Special grooved thrust bearing stabilizes smaller blades
• Heavy duty T-style rip fence has adjustable aluminum resaw fence
• Large 24" x 24" cast iron table
• 2-inch diameter solid steel pin for resaw work
• 18-inch resaw, and 18-inch blade to column capacity
• Magnetic starter with power indicator lamp and jumbo stop
• Solid chrome knobs and handles ensure solid grip and firm locking of parts
• Computer balanced cast iron wheels reduce vibration
• Dual 4-inch exhaust ports for effective dust and chip removal
• Adjustable miter gauge with stops

Band Saw Size/Wheel Diameter (In.) 18-1/2
Cutting Capacity Width (In.) 18
Cutting Capacity Height (In.) 18
Blade Length (In.) 160
Blade Speed (SFPM) 1,800, 4,200
Table Size (L x W) (In.) 24 x 24
Maximum Saw Blade Width (In.) 1-1/2
Minimum Saw Blade Width (In.) 1/16
Table Tilt (Deg.) 15 Left, 45 Right
Miter Gauge Positive Stops 45, 90
Dust Collection Minimum CFM Required (CFM) 600
Dust Port Outside Diameter (In.) 4
Motor Power (HP) 5
Motor Phase 1
Motor Voltage (V.) 230
Motor Current (Amps) 21

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