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Precision and comfort for heavy use.

When precision and perfectly thicknessed results are what you require, you need not look any further than the ­Format4 Thicknesser. Technically superior, simple to operate and built to last. These are the standard qualities in each and every ­Format4 Thicknesser. Imagine your perfect thicknesser and then find it with Format4!

Additional to the high class standard specification, such as the spring loaded segmented outfeed pressure bar and variable speed adjustment of between 5 and 20 m/min, the new exact 51 with its long list of optional specifications can be equipped to the exact specification that the customer requires. Wood is a living material and regardless of which type of wood, regardless of moisture content and of the country specific method in which wood is to be thicknessed  we have the perfect solution for you. With options including a segmented infeed roller, rubber coated rollers as well as below table rollers and much more, the new Format4 exact 51 also comes at an incredibly attractive price.

FORMAT4. Uncompromising expertise for the highest of requirements

The Felder Group premium brand has met the highest standards of professional users since 2001. The customised high-performance solutions are uncompromisingly innovative, offer maximum operating comfort and complete productivity.

The most important highlights at a glance

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... FORMAT4 Premium machines for premium requirements

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  • Constantly high performance in industrial continuous operation
  • Customer specific optimised production solutions
  • Solid design with premium components
  • Many variations of specification packages with high-tech solutions
  • Complete engineering precision
  • Premium user comfort
  • Award winning design
  • Quality and precision from Austria
  • Uncompromised productivity
  • Perfect service package before, during and after the purchase
  • Tailor made financing solutions

Details

The thicknesser with the Format4 System cutterblock, 120 mm knife flight and 4 knives delivers performance, precision and user-friendliness all-in-one.

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- 4 knife cutterblock - Quick and effortless knife change - Self-aligning knives are perfectly set each and every time! - No resin buildup on the clamping bolts - Extremely quiet operation due to the enclosed design - Excellent durability of knife edges - Cost savings due to the 2 sided low cost knives
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Exclusive for planer/thicknessers from the Felder Group. The Silent-Power® spiral cutterblock reduces noise emissions by more than half when planing. The continuous pulling cut ensures tear-free results when planing all types of wood. With this revolutionary new development from Format4 you are obtaining all of the advantages of a spiral cutterblock at considerably lower operating, investment and adjustment costs. The advantages of the Silent-Power® cutterblock at a glance ...

  • Extremely quiet, noise is reduced by half
  • Usable blade life twenty times longer than standard blades
  • Four highly precise cutting edges on each knife
  • Optimised chip extraction and reduced chip volume
  • Tear-free planing results
  • Reduced power consumption when compared to similar systems

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The infeed rollers are suspended in place, ensuring that they lift gently when working with a large depth of cut.
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Turn the control knob for quick adjustment, and push the button for fine adjustment. The LED display clearly shows the actual value.
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Enter the required dimension, press Start and the thicknesser table will move precisely to the required position. Set and actual values are displayed on LED displays. Additional optional functions, such as incremental position and four programmable thicknesser table positions are available.
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Standard: Variable feed speed of between 5–20 m/min. Whether its a perfect finish or quick thickness calibration that is required, the correct feed speed can always be set to match.
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4 trapezoidal spindles guarantee exact adjustment precision and ensure maximum thicknessing bed load. Longitudinal guides integrated into the side of the machine chassis absorb the pressure that is put on the outfeed side and ensure that the thicknessing table is guided with an accuracy of a tenth of a millimetre.
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Optional integrated adjustable rollers are available for processing workpieces with high resin or moisture content.
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Increased comfort: Stable table extensions with workpiece roller on the outfeed side.
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An optional 1150 mm adjustable height scissor table is available
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Technology Data

Electrics

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3x 400 V motor voltage
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3x 230 V motor voltage
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50 Hz motor frequency
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60 Hz motor frequency
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007
7,5 HP (5,5 kW) S6/40%
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008
10 HP (7,35 kW) S6/40%
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13.5 HP (10 kW) S6/40%
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10
Star-delta start
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12
Potential free contact
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O
13
Timer for operating hours
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O

Cutterblock

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4 knife Format-4-System cutterblock
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41
4 knife TERSA-System cutterblock
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44
Silent-POWER spiral cutterblock
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Cutterblock diameter, mm
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120
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Cutterblock speed 5000 rpm
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Number of knives - Silent-POWER spiral cutterblock
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77

Thicknesser and Feed Drive

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53
Electrical thicknesser table height control
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Electrical thicknesser table height control “Power-Drive” D1
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Variable speed drive 5–20 m/min
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Adjustable rollers below the thicknessing table, adjustment range 0–0.5 mm
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Position Control for thicknessing height “Digi-Drive” D1 with pre-setting of dimensions
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Rubber infeed roller Ø 85 mm
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Rubber outfeed roller Ø 85 mm
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Steel sectional infeed roller with spiral teeth grip (!61)
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Second steel outfeed roller with micro teeth Ø 85 mm (!62)
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Second rubber outfeed roller Ø 85 mm (#62)
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Maximum cutting depth in mm
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10
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Min. workpiece length in mm
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270
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Minimum/maximum thicknessing height in mm
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3-300
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Sectional pressure bar on the infeed side
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Spring loaded pressure bar on the outfeed side
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Steel infeed roller Ø 85 mm
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Steel outfeed roller with micro teeth Ø 85 mm
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Thickness planing width in mm
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504

Important Accessories

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432-103 - Workpiece roller for the thicknesser table on the infeed side
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224
600-152 - Table extension with workpiece roller for the thicknesser (510 x 570 mm)
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225
600-151 + 600-153 - Scissor lifting table for mounting onto the thicknessing table
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General

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Extraction connection Ø in mm
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140
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Weight, kg (with average equipment)
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812

Packaging

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Preparation for container exact 51, exact 63
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IPPC packaging
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Customer service & maintenance

Specially trained service personnel are always available to provide specialised on-site service for you. If the matter is urgent you can call our hotline centre for straightforward immediate help.  Contact our consultants or report your request conveniently online around the clock.
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Do you have any questions?

We are happy to advise you online, over the phone or on-site at one of our more than 270 sales and service centres worldwide. 

Showrooms

FELDER GROUP INDIA

FELDER GROUP INDIA
India Headquarters | Mumbai Office
Survey Nos. 186D, Shed No. 653, Sasunavghar, National Highway 8,
Vasai Mumbai 401202
Tel.: 1800 274 3040

Business Hours: Monday - Friday | 10am - 7pm (IST)

FELDER GROUP INDIA

FELDER GROUP INDIA
South Division | Bangalore Showroom
No 387, Ground Floor, 4th Main, 4th Phase , Peenya Industrial Area Phase IV,
Bangalore – 560058
Tel.: +91 80 4157 3661

Business Hours: Monday - Friday | 10am - 7pm (IST) Sat (1st & 5th Saturdays only) | 10am - 7pm (IST)

FELDER GROUP INDIA

FELDER GROUP INDIA
South Division | Chennai Showroom
C/o Don Bosco Technical Campus, No.106, D’Castor Road Basin Bridge,
Chennai – 600012
Tel.: +91 84 3159 5858

Business Hours: Monday - Friday | 10am - 7pm (IST) Sat (1st & 5th Saturdays only) | 10am - 7pm (IST)

FELDER GROUP INDIA

FELDER GROUP INDIA
North Division | Noida Showroom
F-441, Sector 63,
Noida – 201301
Tel.: +91 12 0455 4344

Business Hours: Monday - Friday | 10am - 7pm (IST) Sat (1st & 5th Saturdays only) | 10am - 7pm (IST)

FELDER GROUP INDIA

FELDER GROUP INDIA
West Division | Satellite Service Office

Tel.: Ahmedabad: +91 88 2832 4433

Business Hours: Monday - Friday | 10am - 7pm (IST) Sat (1st & 5th Saturdays only) | 10am - 7pm (IST)

FELDER GROUP INDIA

FELDER GROUP INDIA
South Division | Satellite Service Office

Tel.: Hyderabad: +91 90 2250 7001

Business Hours: Monday - Friday | 10am - 7pm (IST) Sat (1st & 5th Saturdays only) | 10am - 7pm (IST)

FELDER GROUP INDIA

FELDER GROUP INDIA
East Division | Satellite Service Office

Tel.: Bhubaneswar: +91 77 1880 0306 | Tel. Guwahati : +91 84528 12225

Business Hours: Monday - Friday | 10am - 7pm (IST) Sat (1st & 5th Saturdays only) | 10am - 7pm (IST)
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