Benchtop Thickness Planer 15 Amp 12-1/2" (PL1252 )

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Product Overview

Introducing the Benchtop Thickness Planer by POWERTEC.

  • FUNCTION:  This portable thickness planer serves as an essential tool and workhorse for a wide range of professional and DIY woodworking projects – specifically designed to repurpose wood (old, weathered and worn wood), while giving it an extraordinarily smooth finish
  • EFFECTIVE:  Has a heavy duty, anti-wobble base that’s ultra sturdy – providing a non-marring benchtop planer surface that will support an assortment of plane boards up to 12.5” wide and 6” thick
  • POWERFUL:  Combines an impressive 15 amp motor with an innovative 2 blade cutting system that delivers deep cuts into your hard woods (raw oak, pallet wood, walnut lumber) and more
  • QUICK:  A stainless steel precision cutter head allows this planer to deliver over 18,800 cuts per minute with a 9,400 RPM
  • PRODUCT WARRANTY:  Includes a 1 year limited manufacturer warranty for quality assurance

This powerful planer is specifically designed to repurpose and bring your old, worn out wood back to life.  A powerful 15 amp motor enables it to take on a wide range of big and small woodworking projects.  It flaunts a 2 blade cutting system with a precision steel cutter head (with lock) that generates 18,800 cuts per minute – providing you with a quick and efficient wood planer tool.  From building a work bench to bed frame, this workhorse excels at delivering a flawless finish.  For additional convenience and versatility, this device features side mounted carrying handles, allowing you to take this portable planer wherever it is needed. 


  • EZ Blade Replacement with index pin set up (Blade gauge not required).
  • Spindle lock for safe blade change.
  • Professional work piece roller assistance for extra long boards.
  • 4 column design provides greater precision and stability while reducing snipe.
  • 1-year limited manufacturer warranty.

Please Note: This thickness planer does not include a build in dust port, you can order your dust collector port (PL1251DPS) Dust port and Screw Set or part



  • 15 amp motor, Single Phase
  • Universal Motor | 120V, 60 hz, 2 horsepower (peak)
  • Cutter Head Speed – 9400 RPM
  • Cuts per Minute 18,800 cuts 
  • Max. Width of stock – 12-1/2".
  • Max. Thickness of stock - 6".
  • Max. Depth of cut -  3/32" for board less than 5"| 1/32" for the board between 5" to 12-1/2"

Product Manual: view PDF file

WARNING: Drilling, sawing, sanding or machining wood products can expose you to wood dust, a substance known to the State of California to cause cancer.  Avoid inhaling wood dust or use a dust mask or other safeguards for personal protection.  For more information go to
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