PM1500 Bandsaw, 3HP 1PH 230V


The PM1500 packs many of the features traditionally only found on larger bandsaws, and brings them to a new, category-redefining, 15’’ size. As with every product Powermatic builds, the PM1500 pushes the limits of design, innovation, and durability. It truly is The Gold Standard.


14 ½” of throat and 14” of resaw provide more capacity than a traditional 14” bandsaw
Sturdy cast iron table and trunnion assembly offers maximum rigidity for heavy work pieces
Exclusive Powermatic T-Square style Accu-Fence maximizes accuracy and safety
The Accu-Fence has complete adjustability for aligning to blade and squaring to table
Fence features positive locking cam with pressure adjustment
Oversized side plate can be used in the horizontal or vertical position
Foot brake with magnetic switch interrupt provides user with hands free stopping option
Blade tension release with electrical interlock prevents the bandsaw from starting when the blade is de-tensioned or released (patent pending)
Heavy duty upper wheel support and tracking mechanism for smooth operation
Solid cast iron upper and lower wheels create the momentum needed for heavy resaw
High end blade guides with tool less adjustment provide stability, increasing cut accuracy
Four sided blade guard for optimum protection
Integrated foot brake stops a coasting blade
Magnetic Switch protects the motor from harm due to potential electrical supply issues
Heavy duty 3 horsepower motor provides power needed for all projects


Cutting Capacity Width (In.)
Cutting Capacity Height (In.)
Blade Length (In.)
Minimum Saw Blade Width (In.)
Maximum Saw Blade Width (In.)
Blade Speed (SFPM)
Table Size (L x W) (In.)
21-1/2 x 16
Table Height from Floor (In.)
Table Tilt (Deg.)
10 Left, 45 Right
Miter Gauge Positive Stops
45, 90
Dust Port Outside Diameter (In.)
Dust Collection Minimum CFM Required (CFM)
Motor Power (HP)
Motor Phase
Motor Voltage (V.)
230 only
Motor Current (Amps)