The Wadkin XE 220 Series has been designed as a high performance planer moulder, especially developed for quick setting up and easy operation for short to medium batch production. The XE 220 Series is based on the succesfull XJ 220 Series from Wadkin.
It includes all the latest specifications with large cutting circles, precision spindles, heavy duty motors, full cast iron construction, hydro outboard bearings to the horizontal heads and readial action chipbreakers.
Designed for maximum output and least setting up, built to exacting standards, using the most modern up to date equipment and technology. Wadkin factories use the best skills and machinery available. The XE 220 is truly built to last.
XE220 - 6-HEAD (SHORT INFEED TABLE) - Head sequence: Bottom, fence side, nearside, top, second top and second bottom. Four roll heavy duty push feed works with variable feed speeds 10 - 60 m/min (33 - 198 fpm) and through feed works. Power vertical adjustment to top heads and pressures. Cardan shaft. Max size of finished timber 220 x 120 mm. Spindle speed 6000 rpm. 11 kW (15 HP) motors to all heads and feed motor except both side heads which are 7.5 kW (10 HP).