WEN 6552T 13″ 15 Amp 3-Blade Benchtop Planer

Last updated date: March 28, 2019

Review Melt Score
8.9

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 47 expert reviews, the WEN WEN 6552T 13" 15 Amp 3-Blade Benchtop Planer placed 3rd when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note March 28, 2019:
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Expert Summarized Score
8.7
5 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
8.5
445 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
stands out for it's precise cuts and long lasting durability
- BestReviews
Three-blade design. Able to handle variety of wood types. 2-year warranty.
- Strawpoll
Helpful to get a wooden piece of consistant thickness
- Drilly
What experts didn't like
the outfeed table lid is placed in a subtimal position
- BestReviews
Size and power not suited for professional use.
- Strawpoll

From The Manufacturer

Onboard material removal gauge informs users about the cutting depth of each pass, - Plane boards up to 6 inches thick and 13 inches wide, - 15A motor generates 25,500 cuts per minute at a 26 feet per minute feed rate, - Three-blade design makes easy work out of even the hardest of woods, - Fan-assisted dust port removes sawdust from workpiece

Overall Product Rankings

1. DEWALT DW735X Two-Speed Thickness Planer, 13″
Overall Score: 9.4
Expert Reviews: 5
3. WEN 6552T 13″ 15 Amp 3-Blade Benchtop Planer
Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 5
4. Cutech 40200H-CT 13″ Spiral Cutterhead Planer
Overall Score: 8.6
Expert Reviews: 3
5. Makita KP0810 7.5 Amp 3-1/4-Inch Planer
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 4
6. Bosch PL1632 6.5 Amp Planer, 3-1/4″
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 3
7. PORTER-CABLE PC60THP 6-Amp Hand Planer
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 4
8. WEN 6530 6-Amp Electric Hand Planer, 3-1/4″
Overall Score: 8.4
Expert Reviews: 3
9. Grizzly G0505 12-1/2″ Planer
Overall Score: 8.0
Expert Reviews: 3
10. Delta Power Tools 22-555 13″ Planer
Overall Score: 7.7
Expert Reviews: 5

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