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Wadkin FM Planer Thicknesser

This machine represents a distince advnace in Combined Planing and Thicknessing machines. It is thoroughly modern both in apperance and performance. It takes less floor space, produces a better finish at a faster speed, is quicker and easier to adjust, is safer to operatre and requires less maintenance.

The more you examine the engineering of a Wadkin the more you will recognise that it is built to a standard of quality that is a guarantee of first-class work, and years of dependable service.


FM 18" - 450 x 230 mm (18" x 9") - Top tables 1850 mm (73") long overall. Three speed gearbox feed. One set of planing knives. 7.5 kW (10 HP)  (3 phase).

FM 24" - 610 x 230 mm (24" x 9") top tables 1850 mm (73") long overall, three speed gearbox feed, one set of planing knives. 7.5 kW (10 HP) (3 phase).

Factory Rebuilt

Factory remanufactured equipment from Wadkin is of the very highest standards. Each machine is stripped down from the cutting edge to the machine frame and then reassembled with any worn or defective parts replaced, beds reground, all health and safety aspects fully adhered too and repainted inside and out (in any livery you choose). After comprehensive testing the result is virtually indistinguishable from new.


Wadkin FM Planer Thicknesser Literature

Wadkin FM Planer Thicknesser Manual and Parts List

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