13 Best Power Benchtop Planers

List Updated March 2020

Bestselling Power Benchtop Planers in 2020


WEN 6552 3-Blade 15 Amp Benchtop Thickness Planer, 13"

WEN 6552 3-Blade 15 Amp Benchtop Thickness Planer, 13
BESTSELLER NO. 1 in 2020
  • Onboard material removal gauge informs users about the cutting depth of each pass
  • Plane boards up to 6 Inch thick and 13 Inch wide
  • 15A motor generates 25,500 cuts per minute at a 26 feet per minute feed rate
  • Three-blade design makes easy work out of even the hardest of woods
  • Fan-assisted dust port removes sawdust from work piece

DEWALT DW734 15 Amp 12-1/2-Inch Single Speed Benchtop Planer

DEWALT DW734 15 Amp 12-1/2-Inch Single Speed Benchtop Planer
BESTSELLER NO. 2 in 2020
  • Three knife cutter-head with 10,000 RPM provides 96 cuts per inch, one of the finest finishes of any portable planer
  • Disposible, reversible knives deliver 30 percent more knife life and make knife change fast and easy
  • Four-column carriage lock drastically reduces the movement that causes snipe
  • Extra-long infeed and outfeed tables provide 33-1/2 inches of material support
  • Powerful 15.0 Amp, 20,000 RPM motor handles larger, deeper cuts in hardwoods.
  • Three knife cutter-head with 10,000 RPM cutter head speed provides 96 cuts per inch, one of the finest finishes of any portable planer.
  • Disposible, reversible knives deliver 30% more knife life and make knife change fast and easy.
  • Four-column carriage lock drastically reduces the movement that causes snipe
  • Extra-long infeed and outfeed tables provide 33-1/2-inch of material support. Material removal gauge and extra-large thickness scale deliver accurate cuts with every pass

Delta Power Tools 22-555 13 In Portable Thickness Planer

Delta Power Tools 22-555 13 In Portable Thickness Planer
BESTSELLER NO. 3 in 2020
  • Powerful 15A motor capable of handling the demands of a small shop
  • Four column design provides excellent stability for smooth, accurate planing over many years of use
  • Quick-change knife system with dual edge disposable knives lets you change knives without difficult to use alignment jigs
  • Adjustable infeed and outfeed tables to better support long pieces and reduce snipe
  • Reversible dust port allows you to collect chips from the right or left side of planer

POWERTEC PL1251 15 Amp 2-Blade Benchtop Thickness Planer For Woodworking, 12-1/2" Portable

POWERTEC PL1251 15 Amp 2-Blade Benchtop Thickness Planer For Woodworking, 12-1/2
BESTSELLER NO. 4 in 2020
  • FUNCTION: This portable thickness planer serves as an essential tool and workhorse for a wide range of professional and DIY woodworking projects - specifically designed to repurpose wood (old, weathered and worn wood), while giving it an extraordinarily smooth finish
  • EFFECTIVE: Has a heavy duty, anti-wobble base that's ultra sturdy - providing a non-marring benchtop planer surface that will support an assortment of plane boards up to 12.5" wide and 6" thick
  • POWERFUL: Combines an impressive 15 amp motor with an innovative 2 blade cutting system that delivers deep cuts into your hard woods (raw oak, pallet wood, walnut lumber) and more
  • QUICK: A stainless steel precision cutter head allows this planer to deliver over 18,800 cuts per minute with a 9,400 RPM
  • PRODUCT WARRANTY: Includes a 1 year limited manufacturer warranty for quality assurance

DEWALT DW735X Two-Speed Thickness Planer Package, 13-Inch

DEWALT DW735X Two-Speed Thickness Planer Package, 13-Inch
BESTSELLER NO. 5 in 2020
  • Powerful 15 AMP, 20,000 RPM motor (10,000 RPM cutterhead speed) handles larger cuts in wider materials with ease
  • Three knife cutter-head delivers 30% longer knife life, fan-assisted chip ejection vacuums chips off of the cutter-head and exhausts them out of the machine
  • Two speed gear box allows users to change feed speed to optimizing cuts per inch at 96 or 179 CPI
  • Maximum depth of cut 1/8 inch, depth capacity 6 inches, width capacity 13 inches
  • Includes infeed and outfeed tables and an extra set of knives.Drop feed rate to 14 feet/min.Planer Type:Stationary

Delta Power Tools 37-071 6 Inch MIDI-Bench Jointer

Delta Power Tools 37-071 6 Inch MIDI-Bench Jointer
BESTSELLER NO. 6 in 2020
  • White finish
  • Pre-finished shelf
  • Ready to install
  • Great for garages, bedrooms, workshops.PT Horsepower (Hp):1.5

VonHaus 7.5 Amp Electric Wood Hand Planer Kit with 3-1/4" Planing Width and Extra Set of Planer Replacement Wood Blades

VonHaus 7.5 Amp Electric Wood Hand Planer Kit with 3-1/4
BESTSELLER NO. 7 in 2020

RIKON Power Tools 25-130H 13-Inch Planer with Helical Head

RIKON Power Tools 25-130H 13-Inch Planer with Helical Head
BESTSELLER NO. 8 in 2020
  • Powerful 15 Amp, 115V motor cuts wood to a maximum 1/8" depth without
  • 6 row Helical Cutter Head cuts cleanly for a fine, smooth finish on hard or soft woods
  • 26, double sided HSS inserts change easily if dull or knicked.
  • Generous, maximum planning width of 13" and thickness of 6".
  • 26, double sided HSS inserts change easily if dull or knocked
  • Generous, maximum planning width of 13" and thickness of 6"

DEWALT DW735 13-Inch, Two Speed Thickness Planer

DEWALT DW735 13-Inch, Two Speed Thickness Planer
BESTSELLER NO. 9 in 2020
  • Powerful 15-AMP, 20,000 RPM motor (10,000 RPM cutterhead speed) handles larger cuts in wider materials with ease
  • Three knife cutter-head delivers 30-percent longer knife life and makes knife change faster and easier
  • Two speed gear box allows users to change feed speed to optimizing cuts per inch at 96 or 179 CPI
  • Fan-assisted chip ejection vacuums chips off of the cutter-head and exhausts them out of the machine

Triton TPT125 High Performance Benchtop Planer with 12-1/2" Cutting Width

Triton TPT125 High Performance Benchtop Planer with 12-1/2
BESTSELLER NO. 10 in 2020
  • 17,500 cuts per minute for a high quality, consistently smooth finish to the workpiece
  • Easy, accurate setting of depth of cut in 1/16-inch (1.6mm) increments
  • Circuit breaker for enhanced electrical safety
  • Dust chute for efficient dust extraction that can be mounted on either side for a cleaner, safer working environment

Delta Power Tools 22-590 Portable Planer

Delta Power Tools 22-590 Portable Planer
BESTSELLER NO. 11 in 2020
  • Three Knife Cutter Head provides an ultra smooth finish and up to 3 time longer blade life than competitive 3 knife planers
  • Full with material removal gauge allows utilization of the entire width of the cutter head
  • Inf between 1-1/4-Inch and 1/8-Inch innate micro-adjust depth stop allows user to select a specific dimension for repeatable cuts
  • Snipe reduction features a patented cutterhead lock system
  • infeed and outfeed table reduce snipe

PORTER-CABLE PC160JT Variable Speed 6" Jointer

PORTER-CABLE PC160JT Variable Speed 6
BESTSELLER NO. 12 in 2020
  • Variable 6, 000 to 11, 000 RPM speed range allows the user to select the right speed for the size and hardness of material being cut
  • Two knife cutter head with jack screw knife leveling arrangement for easy replacement and adjustment of knives
  • Built-in cutter head lock facilitates knife replacement and adjustment
  • Extra large table provides ample work support and Surfacing stock up to a full 6" wide
  • Center mounted fence gives needed support throughout the cut for accurate edge jointing

RIKON Power Tools 25-010H 10" Planer/Jointer with Helical Head,

RIKON Power Tools 25-010H 10
BESTSELLER NO. 13 in 2020
  • Powerful 110V/220V 1 1/2 HP Motor drives cutter head without stalling
  • 4 Row Helical Cutter Head Produces an ultra smooth finish
  • 44, 4 Sided Indexible Carbide Inserts Change easily
  • Feed rate speed of 13 feet per minute

Ridgid R4330 Thickness Planer Review

The Ridgid R4330 thickness planer has a 15-amp motor that can produce a maximum speed of 10,000 RPM. There is also integrated storage space for spare blades and tools. Keep reading to ...

Motor

The Ridgid R4330 thickness planer is equipped with a 15-amp motor. It can power the blades at a maximum speed of 10,000 RPM and 30,000 cuts-per-minute. The motor also has overload protection.

Blades

The Ridgid R4330 has a three-blade cutterhead fitted with has self-aligning blades. The blades have two sides, so you can simply reverse them to get the most use out of them. The planer is designed to allow you to change blades very quickly.

Storage

Another nice feature of the Ridgid R4330 is its storage capacity. There is onboard space to store a variety of items. This is the perfect area to keep spare blades and necessary tools so they're conveniently within reach.

Depth

The Ridgid R4330 thickness planer offers a maximum cutting depth of 1/8-inch. This tool has eight adjustable depth stops. They will ensure that all of your workpieces have a uniform thickness. Depth adjustment is controlled via a handwheel and knob.

Extensions

The Ridgid R4330 has large infeed and outfeed table extensions. They will help support whatever you're working with better. You have a maximum cutting width of 13 inches. This planer can accept boards that are no thicker than 1.75 inches. There is also a maximum feed rate of 26 feet per minute.

Dust Hood

One of the final noticeable features of the Ridgid R4330 is its dust hood. The hood has a rotating panel. If you want to allow chips to shoot through the back of the planer, you can easily open the hood using a simple twist control.

The Ridgid R4330 helps ensure that all of your wooden workpieces have the same thickness. Its 15-amp motor can spin the blade at a maximum speed of 10,000 RPM. The tool also offers onboard storage space so you can keep your spare blades and tools. There are also large outfeed and infeed table extensions to help provide additional support.

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