Newman Machine Company has long been known as the premier manufacturer of roughing and finishing planers in the wood processing industry. The newest addition to the Newman line of finishing planers is the S270-M1 Single Surfacer. The machine features a fixed bed line with a belt feed conveyor bed and idle top feed rolls. The machine is offered with the Newman Helical Carbide Cutterhead in 7” diameter cutting circle and 4 knife rows for high quality finish. The head is powered by 50 HP 3600 rpm direct coupled electric motor. The conveyor feed bed is powered by a 5hp gearmotor for a feed range of 20 to 120 fpm. The machine is capable of processing stock as short as 8” and features a full 36” wide bed width. The machine comes with optional plc controls including automatic set-works and Touch Screen Control panel.