Hoffmann PU2 Dovetail Routing Machine

Hoffmann PU2 Dovetail Routing Machine
Part No: W1070000
Availability: In Stock
Price: $6,180.00
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Production-duty, freestanding dovetail routing machine with solid cast aluminum table and large work surface at comfortable working height.  Machine is designed to rout a single dovetail keyway with each machining cycle. For Dovetail Keys sizes W-1, W-2, W-3, and W-4.


The PU2 is equipped with a high-speed router motor, located at the center of the machine. The supplied 45 degree fence plate, which is guided in a keyway in the machine table, is used to accurately position the material on the table. The locations of the dovetail slots for the Hoffmann Keys are adjusted by simply moving this fence plate.

The machine is equipped with a pneumatic foot pedal. Pressing the pedal initiates the routing sequence:

  • pneumatic clamp secures work piece on machine table
  • router head advances until the pre-set height position is reached
  • router head returns to base position
  • pneumatic clamp releases work piece

Output is approx. 16 routing strokes per minute, which translates into 2 completely processed rectangular frames. These numbers include material handling, but obviously depend on routing depth, feed speed, material flow and operator performance as well. Flow control valves on the main pneumatic cylinder allow the operator to adjust the upward and downward feed rate independently, depending on the material being processed.

A heavy-duty cast aluminum table provides a large work surface, the steel cabinet has a 4" diameter dust collection port on its backside for dust free operation.

The supplied router bit is solid tungsten carbide, made to exacting specifications. Depending on the routing depth and the material to be routed, the useable cutter life is approx. 10,000 strokes. Every machine is shipped with a tool kit and set-up jig, which allows a router bit change in only minutes. Diamond tooling is also available.

Standard Features: Hoffmann Dovetail Routing Machine, model PU2, ready for operation, with air regulator, air filter, oil lubricator assembly, W-2 carbide router bit, standard 45 degree fence plate and square stop installed. Also includes toolkit and manual.

Warranty: One year on parts and workmanship. Complete Hoffmann Warranty Terms apply.

Freight Cost Information: Machines are shipped in sturdy plywood boxes and shipping charges vary greatly due to different shipping weights, transit times and destination ZIP codes.

If you would like to get a freight quote or place an order for this machine, please contact our office toll-free at (866)248-0100.

Power Supply 120 Volts - 8.3 Amps.
Motor 1,000 Watt
Motor Speed 35,000 RPM
Collet Size 1/4"
Max. Routing Height 4"
Max. Material Height 5 3/4"
Installed Router Bit W-2, Solid Carbide
Available Router Bits W-1, W-2, W-3, W-4
Dust Collection 4" Diameter
Dimensions 31 1/2" x 29 1/2" x 59"
Weight 262 Lbs.
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