Foley Belsaw Planer/Molder

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Make/Model

Foley Belsaw Planer/Molder Model 985

Note: Image shown is a representative sample; not the actual unit.

Cost To Use

  • No charge

Notes

  • Restricted to Members Only
  • You MUST BE TRAINED before using it alone. Ask for help from those who have been trained, and contact the Area Captain to set up an appointment for your training.

Specs

  • General
    • Cutterhead speed: 4500 RPM
    • Cutterhead: 3 knife, 3-1/4" solid steel
    • Cutterhead bearings: sealed ball bearings
    • Feed rate: 12' per minute (standard); 20' per minute (optional)
    • Cuts per inch: 94 @ 12' feed; 56 @ 20' feed
    • Depth of cut scale: combination metric and inches
    • Bed width: 12-3/8"
    • Bed length: 27-1/4"
    • Bed construction: 1 piece, solid cast iron
  • Electrical
    • Voltage: 220v, single phase, 60 Hz
    • Starter: integral magnetic starter with overload protection
    • Switch: removable key
  • Planing and molding
    • Maximum depth of cut: 3/16"
    • Maximum width of cut: 12-3/8"
    • Maximum thickness of stock: 6-1/4"
    • Minimum thickness of stock: 3/16"
    • Minimum length of stock: 8"
    • Maximum length of stock: unlimited
    • Cuts per minute: 13,500
  • Sawing (NOT recommended on this tool)
    • Maximum depth of saw cut: 2-1/8"
    • Maximum width of saw cut: 9-3/4"
    • Minimum thickness of stock: 3/16"
    • Minimum length of stock: 26"
    • Maximum length of stock: unlimited
    • Maximum width of stock: 12-3/8"
    • Saw speed: 4600 RPM
    • Blade diameter: 10"
    • Saw table size: 21" x 21"

Current Status

  • Available (only after special training!)

Materials Information

Ownership

Rockford MakerSpace

  • Donated by Wally _____

History

Documentation

Owner's Manual