The Dewalt® portable planer includes industry-standard large, resharpen able high-speed steel blades for straight edging or framing applications. Capable of 34,000 cuts per minute, it achieves a fast removal rate of 1/16'' (1,5 mm) maximum depth of cut. The tool accepts reversible carbide blades for improved blade life and material finish, precision-machined front and back aluminum shoes ensure parallelism of cut. A kickstand allows users to rest the planer on the work surface without gouging the material. The precision machined groove in front shoe allows for edge chamfering. The Poly-V drive belt provides increased belt durability. The tool is equipped with an ergonomically designed handle which provides greater comfort and less user fatigue. This product is backed by a 3-year limited warranty, a 2-year free service contract and a 90-day money back warranty.