Powermatic Tools Byrd Helical Planer and Jointer Carbide Cutterheads
posted on August 1, 2008 by Woodworker's Journal
Powermatic Byrd helical cutterhead Powermatic's Byrd helical cutter heads provide easy to change knives for planers and joints.

Powermatic’s “Byrd®” system puts helical cutterhead — four-sided indexable carbide knife inserts — on their planers and jointers. A quarter turn pivots each knife to a new, sharp side without impacting other knives. 2008 prices vary from around $800 for a 6" jointer to around $2,000 for 15" or 20" planers.

posted on August 1, 2008 by Woodworker's Journal
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