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DEWALT DCP580B 20V MAX Brushless Planer Review

DEWALT DCP580B 20V MAX Brushless Planer

You might have seen the hard work of a woodworker. Lots of things need to be done before it comes to you in good shape. Wood planning, cutting it precisely and then joining it accordingly to serve you the best furniture. If you have seen the manual wood planning, you might have enjoyed the scene a worker rolling over and over again with his manual planner to get the smoother portion of wood and eventually gets the shiny look of the wood piece.

The Dewalt has almost covered every part of our daily task with their automatic machines. With the help of a Dewalt belt sander, the wood planning work is no more tough and stressful work. DEWALT DCP580B is just another great addition to Dewalt’s product line. There are a Dewalt angle grinder and Dewalt random orbital sander available for you to make all the cutting and polishing task simpler for you. All the hard work will be now in a nip.

DEWALT DCP580B 20V MAX Brushless Planer Explained

This Dewalt cordless grinder has got the aluminum base that makes all the cut parallel constantly. Its sturdy base helps it to make all the uneven surface smoother. The base is designed in a way to cut all the sharp-edged beveled so that you get a better look.

Unlike the Dewalt 18v grinder, you get a 20V motor with this power tool. You can get 3200 cuts with this simple Dewalt wood planer. It’s super easy to operate; no extra trick need to learn to run this tool. It’s lightweight, comfortable to transport around job sites. This also leads sometimes to inconvenience as you need to put some pressure on it to cut the uneven surface of a wood piece. It’s not like the round shaped Dewalt random orbital sander this Dewalt planner has got the planning width of 3-1/4 inches, you can’t operate this tool in an orbital way.

Whom Is DEWALT DCP580B For?

This Dewalt belt sander has got all the features and advantages to make the woodworking really comfortable for you. It’s lightweight; you can simply carry it from one place to another, and this kind of tool is mostly loved by the DIYers. You can’t let it down for professional uses. It has got the grooved channel at the front shoe that helps the workers to get the beveled cut on the sharp edges which really helpful for a professional and home user.

This Dewalt cordless sander makes it really convenient to work where you have not got the electric support, but still, you can get the job done with the help of Dewalt dcp 580b. Really, we need to be thankful to Dewalt.


  • Product Dimensions 8 x 6.9 x 16 inches
  • Item Model Numbe DCP580B
  • Weight 6.8 pounds
  • Cuts Per Minute 3200
  • Voltage 20 Volt
  • Motor speed 15000 RPM (No load)
  • Planing Depth 11/16 inches
  • Planing Width 3-1/4 inches
  • Power Source Battery
  • Battery Type Lithium Ion
  • Drive belt Poly V
  • Included Planer, Users Guide, Fence, Wrench
  • Warranty 3 Years


  • Lightweight and efficient tool
  • No hassle with cord, it’s a cordless power tool
  • Comfortable to transport around the job site
  • Kickstand with the tool helps the users to rest the tool with comfort
  • Durable Poly V belt
  • Constant parallel cut ensures the finest woodwork


  •  Does not come with the battery
  • Lightweight tool need to put some pressure

Our Remarks

With Dewalt palm sander you can roll over on a wood piece in an orbital way, but Dewalt DCP 580b works in a different way. You need to run it in a straight line. Both the machines got different uses, but the basic of their working is quite the same. The Dewalt dw433 is more appropriate to give the finishing touch to the working objects where you use the Dewalt 580b as an initial tool to use in woodworking.

Brushless motor of this Dewalt wood planner improves its performance. It has got the cool design that illuminates the wood debris through its garbage port efficiently and does not create disturbance in working. Dewalt belt sander dw433 works differently here. Dw433 rubs the surface fast and makes it smoother; it can be used both on metal and wooden surfaces.


Question : Does Dewalt DCP580b come with charger and battery?
Answer : No, it’s a bare tool.

Question : Being plugged into an outlet does unit charge the battery?
Answer : No you can’t plug it when the battery is installed. The battery and plug are in the same area.

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