12″ Thickness Planer
(older model Makita)
Makita 12″ Thickness planer
A great tool for preparing rough lumber to your specific dimensions for a project. Used in combination with a bandsaw and jointer, you can prepare stock to suit your needs and work from raw trees to rough cut lumber that has been purchased.
- Be safe
- don’t stick your hands in it
- minimum thickness
- minimum length – boards must be at least XX long.
- Do not use on engineered materials (plywood, MFD other laminates etc.)
- feed-in / out support required or two person operation
A safety training and check out is required for this tool.
The original manual in PDF format: Makita Planer Model 2012
(equipment manuals in general are available on Manchester Makerspace Google Drive)