This Craftsman 15-Amp bench planer has a powerful motor that allows for superior stock removal as its 8000 RPM cutter head speed provides 16,000 cuts per minute. The two-knife, quick-change, high-carbon steel cutter head assures smooth operation and doubles the cutting life. Patented cutter elevation on four precision-ground columns for superior cut stability. Poly V-belt cutter head drive, with rugged gearbox/chain and sprocket feed roller drive, allows maximum power transfer. Use this benchtop planer for dimensioning lumber to the desired thickness, and even plane glued-up materials.