3. Thickness Planer
Have you ever had your thickness planer bind up when you go to change the thickness setting? By that, I mean that you go to rotate the handle, and either the handle is hard to turn or just will not turn period. Well, so have I. And, what follows is how you can go about troubleshooting and fixing this problem.
This post will go over troubleshooting and fixing a DeWalt DW735 thickness planer. However, the troubleshooting and fixing information could be applied to pretty much any thickness planer that is similar in design.