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Dewalt 735 Mods and Repairs

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Blog series by pintodeluxe updated 12-26-2014 01:26 AM 2 parts 10704 reads 21 comments total

Part 1: Dewalt 735 Planer Dust Collection Fix

12-09-2014 05:12 PM by pintodeluxe | 8 comments »

Have you ever noticed the depth crank on your Dewalt planer getting tougher to turn? Do wood chips collect under the top cover near the blades? If so, then I may have the solution for you.Unplug the planer and remove the top cover with the supplied hex wrench.-----Remove the dust collector fitting by pressing the spring loaded pin, and twisting the fitting. -----Remove the three red thumbscrews to loosen the dust shroud. -----Carefully lift the infeed side of the dust shroud, and gently p...

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Part 2: Shelix Head Installation

12-26-2014 01:26 AM by pintodeluxe | 13 comments »

I installed the Shelix cutterhead from Holbren in my Dewalt 735. Although Holbren has online instructions, I found Chris Wong’s video, of Flair Woodworks, to be more detailed. The process was surprisingly simple, and went together without a hitch. I won’t recount the entire installation process, because it is well covered elsewhere, however I will add a couple tips if you are considering this upgrade. When you pull the gearbox off to access the cutterhead, use a bungee cor...

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