Surface and thickness planer , as the name implies , unites two functions Planning and planers . With this type of woodworking equipment can produce the finishing material , and create a flat surface without sherohovatosey . According to many experts in the field of woodworking - the use of this type of machine tools for professional work is not quite optimal. Better to buy separately and thicknessing planer , because any combination equipment often loses some of its advantages over the spot-beam machines. But if you want to surface and thickness planer for their own needs or you do not so much important to the quality of lumber output as needed to optimize costs and space - this type of equipment is what you need.