Ever wonder why certain species of lumber have tear out problems during milling? Find out more on how to reduce and eliminate tear issues by changing the cutter head hook angle on the knives. For knife quoting purposes use the calculator below, we have added only the important dimensions, just determine the profiles you need. A brief detailed explanation on how to use the calculator is located here.
Width = 1.687" / Depth of Cut = .186" (top knives).
Thickness = 1.562" / Depth of Cut = .489" (right blades) & .489" (left cutters), only one template is needed for the side knives.
Note: If you’re experiencing trouble printing to Full Scale, Go to File, Print Preview. Change the “Shrink to Fit” option to 100%