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Posted on Question about thickness planer? Why is it taking multiple passes?

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#1 posted 08-09-2017 03:48 PM

I don’t think dull blades would cause this – well maybe if they’re extremely dull.

I’m with WhyMe. I’m thinking something is causing the bed to creep up???? (If anything I would think it would creep down.)

Its an old machine there could be a missing part.

I would start by checking knife sharpness + see if there’s slack the gears that rotate the bed height screws.

I suggest trying

Brad, where are you? :-)

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