The POWERMATIC® DT45 manual dovetail machine is used to cut dovetails for drawers and various furniture components.

The machine is equipped with a router spindle which allows cutting dovetails of adjustable height. The DT45 can machine four types of dovetails with different pitches. Locking and unlocking of pieces takes place manually by an eccentric clamp.

  • Cast iron and steel construction for added stability and durability
  • Cutter height of 3/16" to 3/4" accommodates different cutting depths and board thicknesses
  • Eccentric spindle collet for resharpened cutters
  • Extra large soft grip handle provides positive control and comfort
  • Four dovetail center lines at 1", 1-1/2", 2", and 2-1/2" create a custom appearance
  • Manual clamping will keep boards firm
  • Material stops provide convenient positioning of the workpiece
  • Spring loaded carriage makes for smooth, effortless dovetail cutting
  • The precision linear carriage bearings are sealed on both ends to eliminate dust buildup
  • Visual stylus and template aid in guiding the carriage
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Stock Number 1791304
Dust Collection Minimum CFM Required (CFM) 500
Maximum Dovetail Height (In.) 3/4
Maximum Front Thickness (In.) 1-3/4
Maximum Side Thickness (In.) 1-3/16
Minimum Dovetail Height (In.) 3/16
Minimum Front Thickness (In.) 9/32
Minimum Side Thickness (In.) 9/32
Motor Phase 1
Motor Power (HP) 1
Motor Voltage (V.) 115/230
Number of Dovetail Center Lines 4
Number of Spindles 1
Prewired Voltage (V.) 115
Prop 65 Cancer and Reproductive Harm
Style (Type) Closed Stand