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The Powermatic 4224B is the newest member of the industry-leading family of lathes. Over 900 pounds, the 4224B is the biggest, heaviest, and most capable lathe we’ve ever built. It expands the limits of creative possibility, and takes your passion to a whole new level. With newly designed, top of its class features, the 4224B pushes the limits of design, innovation, and durability.
-The helical cutterhead with four-sided knife inserts provides smoother, quieter cutting and finer finish than conventional systems-5HP motor and 20" planing capacity for heavy duty work-Fully enclosed base cabinet with integrated casters for shop mobility-Cast iron table with extensions creates a big 55-1/2" x 20" working area-Four feed speeds - 24 and 31 FPM, 16 and 20 FPM with gear change - provide versatility-Feed rollers and cutterhead supported by full cast iron head assembly for rigidity-Standard Equipment:-Helical cutterhead with four-sided knife inserts-5" diameter dust port-Cast iron extension tables
Style (Type)PlanerType of CutterheadHelicalKnife Size (L x W x T)15 x 15 x 2.5Cutterhead Speed (RPM)5,000Cutterhead Diameter (In.)3-3/16Number of Knives100Maximum Full Width Depth of Cut (In.)3/32Maximum Planing Width (In.)20Maximum Planing Thickness (In.)8Minimum Planing Length (In.)6-3/4Feed Rate (FPM)24/31 & 16/20Number of Speeds4Bed Rollers Adjustable from FrontN.A.Table Size (L x W) (In.)20 x 55-1/2Table Support4 ColumnDust Collection Minimum CFM Required (CFM)900Dust Port Outside Diameter (In.)5Motor Power (HP)5Motor Phase1Motor Voltage (V.)230 onlyMotor Current (Amps)28Recommended Circuit Size (Amps.)40