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FORMAT-4 exact 51 - Planer
Variable adjustable feed rate 5-20 m/min
Rubber rollers, segmented pressure bar
"Digi-Drive“ Full electronic adjustment

Precision and comfort for heavy use.

When precision and perfectly planed results are what you require, you need not look any further than the Format4 Planer. Technically superior, simple to operate and built to last. These are the standard qualities in each and every ­Format4 Planer. Imagine your perfect planer 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 65.6 ft/min (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 Premium machines for premium requirements

  • 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
  • CE + GS dust certified
  • Tailor made financing solutions

Details & Accessories

Planing with a 4-knife cutterblock!
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Change the blades in record time
more
Silent-Power®
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Infeed rollers
more
“Digi-Drive”
more
“Power-Drive“
more
Feed
more
Outstanding stability and long-lasting precision
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Adjustable integrated bed rollers
more
Table extension
more
Height-adjustable scissor table
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Equipment & Technical data

Electrics
002
3x 230 V motor voltage
Standard equipment
005
60 Hz motor frequency
Standard equipment
007
7,5 HP (5,5 kW) S6/40%
Standard equipment
008
10 HP (7,35 kW) S6/40%
Optional
009
13.5 HP (10 kW) S6/40%
Optional
10
Star-delta start
Standard equipment
12
Potential free contact
Optional
13
Timer for operating hours
Optional
29
Electrical equipment according to CSA regulations
Optional
Cutterblock
Cutterblock diameter in mm
120
Cutterblock speed 5000 rpm
Standard equipment
39
4 knife Format-4-System cutterblock
Standard equipment
40
4 knife Standard-knife cutterblock
Optional
41
4 knife TERSA-System cutterblock
Optional
44
Silent-POWER spiral cutterblock
Optional
Number of knives - Silent-POWER spiral cutterblock
77
Planer and Feed Drive
Planing width in inches
19⅞”
Maximum cutting depth in mm
10
53
Electrical planer table height control
Standard equipment
55
Electrical thicknesser table height control “Power-Drive” D1
Standard equipment
60
Position Control for planer bed height “Digi-Drive” D1 with pre-setting of dimensions
Optional
Sectional pressure bar on the infeed side
Standard equipment
Spring loaded pressure bar on the outfeed side
Standard equipment
59
Adjustable rollers below the planer table, adjustable from 0”–.02”
Optional
Steel infeed roller Ø 85 mm
Standard equipment
63
Steel sectional infeed roller with spiral teeth grip (!61)
Optional
61
Rubber infeed roller Ø 3,3“ (85 mm)
Optional
Steel outfeed roller with micro teeth Ø 85 mm
Standard equipment
64
Second steel outfeed roller with micro teeth Ø 85 mm (!62)
Optional
62
Rubber outfeed roller Ø 85 mm
Optional
65
Second rubber outfeed roller Ø 85 mm (#62)
Optional
57
Variable speed drive 16–65 ft/min
Standard equipment
Important Accessories
224
600-152 - Table extension with workpiece roller for the thicknesser 24¾” x 22½”
Optional
225
600-151 + 600-153 - Scissor lifting table for mounting onto the thicknessing table
Optional
211
432-103 - Workpiece roller thicknesser table on the infeed side
Optional
General
Vacuum connector Ø in mm
140
Weight, lbs (with average equipment)
1430
Packaging
221
Preperation for container transport exact 51, exact 63
Standard equipment
223
IPPC packaging
Standard equipment

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