Shop Fox W1865 - 20" 5 HP Planer with Helical Cutterhead

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Introducing the Shop Fox W1865 20" Helical Cutterhead Planer

Unlock the power of precision with the Shop Fox W1865 20" Helical Cutterhead Planer. This woodworking marvel is designed to deliver flawlessly parallel surfaces, making your woodworking projects a breeze.


  • 20" Planing Capacity: The W1865 boasts a generous 20" planing capacity, allowing you to tackle a wide range of woodworking tasks.

  • Advanced Cutterhead: Equipped with a 3-1/4" cutterhead featuring 92 indexable carbide inserts, this planer ensures sharp cutting edges. Each insert can be rotated three times, maximizing longevity and performance.

  • Shearing Cuts: The inserts are thoughtfully positioned at a slight angle, resulting in smooth shearing cuts, minimized tearout, a pristine finish, and reduced noise levels during operation.

  • Precision-Ground Table: The 20" x 56" precision-ground cast-iron table guarantees accuracy and consistency in your work. It provides solid support and precise guidance for your material throughout the planing process.

  • Feed Rate Control: Adjust the feed rate to your liking with the control knob, offering speeds of 28 FPM when pushed in and 16 FPM when pulled out.

  • Safety First: Pedestal-mounted controls include a magnetic switch with thermal overload protection for added safety.

  • Efficient Dust Collection: Connect your dust-collection system to the 5" dust port to keep your workspace clean and free of shavings and dust.

  • Warranty: Rest easy with the 2-year warranty covering parts and ensuring freedom from factory defects (please note that consumables are not included).

  • Comprehensive manual: Your machine comes with a comprehensive, easy to follow manual written by the Woodstock HQ documentation department right here in the USA.
  • Customer service: At Mark Newton Custom Woodcraft, we're dedicated to your satisfaction. For all customer service inquiries especially those relating to ordering and fulfillment please click HERE or go to the Mark Newton Custom Woodcraft ‘Contact’ page to let us know how we can help you.
  • Technical support: If you need technical support for your Shop Fox product, the Woodstock Technical Support team is here to assist. Reach them at (800) 840-8420 or for expert guidance.
  • Quality Assurance: This planer is proudly manufactured in an ISO 9001 factory and is CSA certified for your peace of mind.


    • Motor: 5 HP, 220V, single-phase, 23A
    • Maximum Cutting Width: 20"
    • Maximum Cutting Thickness: 8"
    • Maximum Cutting Depth: 1/8"
    • Minimum Length of Stock: 7"
    • Minimum Stock Thickness: 1/4"
    • Cutterhead Diameter: 3-1/4"
    • Cutterhead Type: 4-row helical with 92 inserts
    • Feed Rate: 16, 28 FPM
    • Table Size: 20" x 56"
    • Dust Port Size: 5"
    • Overall Dimensions: 44" W x 56" D x 45" H
    • Approximate Shipping Weight: 882 lbs.

    Notable Features:

    • Two-year Warranty
    • Triple V-Belt Drive
    • Two-speed Chain-Driven Automatic Feed Rollers
    • Hardened Anti-Kickback Fingers
    • Locking Table
    • Ball-Bearing Return Rollers
    • Depth Scales in Both Inch and Metric
    • Serrated Steel Outfeed Roller

    Experience the difference in precision and craftsmanship with the Shop Fox W1865 20" Helical Cutterhead Planer. Don't miss out on this opportunity to enhance your woodworking projects. Take the next step towards perfection.

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