Powermatic 1791257B 20 Inch Bandsaw

Powermatic 1791257B 20 Inch Bandsaw
Larger projects and larger workpieces call for more power, more resaw capacity and more cast iron. This bandsaw features the legendary quality, precision and attention to detail that has been helping woodworkers expand their ambition. Heavy-duty 5 horsepower motor provides power needed for all projects.


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. Integrated foot brake stops a coasting blade. Magnetic switch protects the motor from harm due to potential electrical supply issues. Heavy-duty 5 horsepower motor provides power needed for all projects.
  • Cutting Capacity Width (In.): 20
  • Cutting Capacity Height (In.): 18
  • Blade Length (In.): 170
  • Table Size (L x W) (In.): 24 x 27
  • Blade Speed (SFPM): 2300/4400
  • Maximum Saw Blade Width (In.): 1-1/2
  • Table Height from Floor (In.): 36
  • Table Tilt (Deg.): 10 Left, 45 Right
  • Minimum Saw Blade Width (In.): 1/4
  • 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: 1
  • Motor Voltage (V.): 230
  • Prewired Voltage (V.): 230
  • Motor Current (Amps): 22
  • Model Number: PM2013B
  • Stock Number: 1791257B

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Additional Information

Additional Information

Hp Range 3-1/4 HP - 5 HP
Power Source Corded