Shop Fox W1879 - 6" Benchtop Jointer

Regular price $432.95

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Introducing the W1879 6" Benchtop Jointer with 2-Knife Cutterhead – a reliable companion for hobbyist woodworkers, backed by a reassuring 2-year warranty. Elevate your woodworking skills with precision and ease using this compact jointer designed for smaller workbenches.

Crafted with a robust one-piece steel stand, the jointer boasts knob-adjustable cut depth, equipped with both SAE and metric scales for effortless and precise adjustments. Enhance safety with the built-in safety switch featuring a removable key to prevent unauthorized use.

Experience the versatility of a tilting fence that ranges from 0–45°, enabling you to create perfectly straight beveled edges effortlessly. The 2-1/2" dust port on the side ensures a clean workspace by connecting to a shop vacuum or dust collector, ideal for garage-based woodshops.

Backed by the SHOP FOX® 2-Year Warranty, this jointer is crafted in an ISO 9001 factory and CSA certified, offering confidence in your purchase.

Your machine comes with a comprehensive, easy to follow manual written by the Woodstock HQ documentation department right here in the USA.

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  • Motor: 1-1/2 HP, 120V, single-phase, 10A
  • Maximum width of cut: 6"
  • Maximum depth of cut: 1/8"
  • Minimum workpiece length: 10"
  • Minimum stock thickness: 1/2"
  • Number of cuts per minute: 22,000
  • Cutterhead type: 2-knife
  • Knife size: 6-1/4" L x 7/8" W x 1/16" Th
  • Knife type: SK5 steel, single-sided
  • Cutterhead diameter: 1-7/8"
  • Cutterhead speed: 11,000 RPM
  • Table size: 6-1/4" x 30"
  • Fence size: 19-3/4" L x 4-5/16" H x 7/8" Th
  • Dust port size: 2-1/2"
  • Footprint: 9-1/2" x 19"
  • Overall dimensions: 30" W x 17-1/2" D x 13" H
  • Approx. shipping weight: 44 lbs.


  • Sturdy one-piece steel stand
  • Knob-adjustable cut depth
  • SAE and metric scale
  • Safety switch with removable key
  • 0–45° Tilting fence
  • 2-1/2" Dust port fits standard shop vacuums
  • 2-Year Warranty
  • Two safety push blocks included

Upgrade your precision: Order the W1879 6" Benchtop Jointer now.