3 head planer-sander
May 11, 2018 | 1:19 pm CDT
Apex Machine's Model 2043W-PDC three-head planer/sander allows for a wide variety of applications including stock removal, calibrating and polishing of a variety of woods, plastics or composites in one pass. The first head is a helical cutter head with four-sided cutter bits powered by a 25 hp motor. The second is an eight inch diameter contact drum head powered by a 20 hp motor. The third sanding station consists of a combination six-inch drum and a 2.5 inch adjustable polishing platen powered by a 15hp motor. The two sanding heads run 43 inches wide by 75 or 103 inch long abrasive belts depending on customer preference.