PM1800, 18" Bandsaw, 5HP 3PH 230/460V

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PM1800, 18" Bandsaw, 5HP 3PH 230/460V

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The new PM1800 Bandsaw is a part of the new breed of high performance products from Powermatic - the Gold Standard since 1921. Designed with an enormous 18" resaw, multi-step blade tension, precision blade guides, and a 5HP motor hungry for hardwoods, this powerhouse comes standard with all the extra features you've come to expect from Powermatic.

  • Exclusive Powermatic T-Square style Accu-Fence® maximizes accuracy and safety
  • The Accu-Fence has complete adjustability for aligning to blade and squaring to table
  • Sturdy cast iron table and trunnion assembly offers maximum rigidity for large work pieces
  • Positive locking cam with pressure adjustment
  • Oversized side plate can be used in the horizontal or vertical position
  • Solid steel resaw post for optimum rigidity
  • Blade tension release with electrical interlock prevents the bandsaw from starting when the blade is de-tensioned (patent pending)
  • Heavy duty upper wheel support and tracking mechanism for smooth operation
  • Solid cast iron upper and lower wheels create the momentum needed for heavy resaw
  • High end blade guides with tool less adjustment provide stability, increasing cut accuracy
  • Four sided blade guard for optimum protection
  • Foot brake with magnetic switch interrupt provides user with hands free stopping option
  • Magnetic switch protects the motor from harm due to potential electrical supply issues
  • Heavy-duty 5 horsepower motor provides power needed for all projects
  • 460V operation requires an additional 460V magnetic switch – part PM1800B-043C





Style (Type) Bandsaw  
Band Saw Size/Wheel Diameter (In.) 18-1/2  
Cutting Capacity Width (In.) 18  
Cutting Capacity Height (In.) 18  
Blade Length (In.) 160  
Blade Speed (SFPM) 2300/4400  
Table Size (L x W) (In.) 24 x 27  
Maximum Saw Blade Width (In.) 1-1/2  
Minimum Saw Blade Width (In.) 1/8  
Table Tilt (Deg.) 10 Left, 45 Right  
Miter Gauge Positive Stops 45, 90  
Dust Collection Minimum CFM Required (CFM) 600  
Dust Port Outside Diameter (In.) 4  
Motor Power (HP) 5  
Motor Phase 3  
Motor Voltage (V.) 230, 460  
Prewired Voltage (V.) 230  
Motor Current (Amps) 15/7.5