HEMA Portable Surface Planer

Legendary quality. Powerful, portable planing of timbers from 8" to almost 14" width.

There are other, lighter planers, but none planes with more efficiency.

  • HEMA planerDesigned for wide surface planing with robust, heavy-duty aluminum frame.
  • The compact size of the ZBH planer gives you the ability to produce high quality surface finish anywhere.
  • Perfect weight keeps the machine down on the surface, preventing undue bounce
  • Removes as much as 1/8" (3mm) in one pass, without need to press down on machine
  • High-speed, two-blade drum
  • Economical use of blades, reversible, made of tri-metal alloy for long-lasting operation
  • No set-up gauges necessary
  • Blades fit into magnetic blade carrier and tensioning block for easy and quick blade changes
  • Leaves your work surfaces looking professional with a smooth, clean finish.

Planing widths:

Model Planing width Price Buy
Metric Imperial
205 mm
8 1/16"
300 mm
11 13/16 "
350 mm
13 3/4"

Handle position and large base on the hand planer assure solid tracking from start to finish.

Please download our Wide Surface Planer information sheet for more detailed specifications.

See also our Planer Blades.

Planer detailPlaner blade


HEMA planer ZBH35

HEMA planer ZBH 30

HEMA planer ZBH 20

ZBH 20, 30, 35 Planer Information Sheet (165KB) pdf icon

See also our Accessories page for planer blades, & guide track.

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