Author Topic: SCM FS30C aftermarket spiral cutterhead  (Read 141 times)

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Offline wotaen

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SCM FS30C aftermarket spiral cutterhead
« on: December 03, 2019, 04:19 AM »
Hi All,

I recently bought the combo machine. It was rather pricey, so at the time I opted for just a normal cutter head. SCM has their own alternatives - tersa and spiral heads. After about a year, I decided I'd go for an upgrade but to my surprise the price was about a double as compared to the price I'd have paid during purchase - before about $1K, now $2K.
I have a couple of questions:
1) Do you know if there are any aftermarket cutter heads for my planer? I googled a bit, but I was actually a bit confused with the US/EU machine versions.
2) My main reason for me wanting to upgrade is just a convenience - I work with ash a lot and often I get chipout - I thought that spiral head would remove this issues. Do you know if Tersa head leaves finish similar to spiral or similar to the traditional 3 knife head?

Thanks,

Michal

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