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Offline TinyShop

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Far more Functional Alternative to HL850 w/ Bench Unit?
« on: February 11, 2021, 06:13 PM »
Recently stumbled upon this aftermarket bench unit for the Japanese-made 120V 6-3/4" (170mm) Makita 1806B power planer:





Available here.

Enjoy! :)
« Last Edit: February 11, 2021, 06:29 PM by TinyShop »
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Offline TinyShop

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Re: Far more Functional Alternative to HL850 w/ Bench Unit?
« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2021, 06:18 PM »
Another advantage is the fact that an aftermarket shelix-style helical head is available for the Makita 1806B:





Source
ETS 150/5 EQ (DE) [po], TS 75 EQ (DE) [po], OF 1400 EQ-F (DE) [n], CXS (DE) [n], CMS-GE [DE] [po], CMS TS 75 (DE) [n], LA-CS 50/CMS (DE) [po], VB-CMS (DE) [n], MFT/3 (CZ) [n], DF 700 EQ w/Seneca Small Mortise Kit (DE) [po], FEIN Multimaster 350 QSL (DE) [n], Bosch 1274DVS w/dust collection, sanding frame,  stand & fence (CH) [n], BOSCH 1590EVS w/dust collection (CH) [n], CS Unitec CS 1445 HEPA extractor <re-branded Starmix ISP 1435 H> (DE) [n], CT SYS (DE) [po], Milwaukee 0302-20 (US) [n], Two (2) Porter Cable 862 (TW) [n], Porter Cable 447 (US) [n], Zyliss Vise (CH) [nos], Hitachi C 8FB (JP) [h], Walko 4 MKII (NL) [nos], Festool MFS 400 w/add-on 700 profiles & router slide (DE) [n], Festool RAS 115 (DE) [n]

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Offline Frank-Jan

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Re: Far more Functional Alternative to HL850 w/ Bench Unit?
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2021, 01:41 AM »
That stand might very well be a makita original part. We have one of those planers laying around somewhere in a wooden box and I recognize the orange safety thing.

/edit: Just checked to confirm, the stand came with the planer, looks like the first picture, so without the curved cradle in the cast aluminum. Ours is a 220V 1805B.
« Last Edit: February 12, 2021, 08:31 AM by Frank-Jan »