Review by lobstaman
August, 27 2004
Pros: Easy to use, accurate, very heavy duty
Cons: A little on the pricey side unless you look for the best deal.
Review by robb_b
November, 08 2004
Pros: Its a nice colour.
Cons: lightweight in more ways than one
Review by gdod
June, 27 2005
Pros: chip expeller
Cons: doesnt feed properly
Review by mikwms
August, 16 2005
Pros: Chip ejection, snipe reduction, quality finish cut, 2 feed speeds.
Cons: original Blades wore to quickly but replaced by Dewalt, feed rollers to soft
Review by old_squint
August, 23 2005
Pros: pretty color, worked good til sprocket broke.
Cons: BAD sprockets, BAD service.
Review by truffleman1
November, 19 2005
Pros: Absolutely smooth surface cuts and very easy depth adjustment.
Cons: Under-powered, doesn't feed properly , a good deal at half the price.
Review by texastwostep
December, 22 2005
Pros: Chip ejection and smooth finish on hardwoods.
Cons: high noise.
Review by rishel
January, 23 2006
Pros: Very smooth finish.
Cons: Still have to sand or trim to remove snipe.
Review by adam406
March, 20 2006
Pros: Great chip ejection system
Cons: feeding problems, wimpy blades
Review by kerryu
June, 16 2006
Pros: nice color, and being repaired under warranty
Cons: needs repaired after 3rd board run through
Review by blade10
November, 16 2006
Pros: quick change speeds and dust eject
Cons: none yet.
Review by hovlandite
April, 19 2007
Pros: Beats the wood real good and keeps track of the chips.
Cons: The blades hold the edge of a cheap, made in china, harbor freight chisel.
Review by dwcaveman
May, 10 2007
Pros: cheaper,three blades,chip ejection excellent,silky smooth finish.
Cons: not tool for a caveman not industrial quality.great for home
Review by farmerea
June, 27 2007
Pros: Powerful, great warranty, easy to operate, easy to service when necessary
Cons: 1 very minor one - disposable knives.
Review by janandpete
August, 06 2007
Pros: The light weight makes it easy to move about the shop.
Cons: Poorly designed chip ejection as well as light weight blades.
Review by robert789
August, 07 2007
Pros: looks good
Cons: absolute let down
Review by bill_yonescu
September, 19 2007
Pros: If the wood feeds, it's a great machine.
Cons: Buy stock in a wax company
Review by carpenter2007
October, 04 2007
Pros: Portable; cuts a good finish; reliable; easy to change blades.
Cons: Very loud; portability means less stability, e.g. prone to snipe
Review by tdconnors
September, 22 2008
Pros: Average performance
Cons: Dulling, expensive blades. Clogging chip vacuum. Parts almost impossible to find.
Review by lbond
January, 01 2009
Pros: 1. Ease and simplicity of use.
2. Great features
4. Availability of supplies
Cons: 1. tables should be included
Review by chasleyko
May, 19 2009
Pros: It's kinda pretty, and under careful use, will thickness plane wood.
Cons: Blades, set screws and feed problems.