The Laguna Tools LBM200 Mortiser is a heavy-duty mortising machine designed for the demanding woodwork and professional shop that requires absolute precision. The smooth action of this slot mortising machine is controlled by a single lever for plunge and side to side movements. This heavy-weight now comes standard with a Leeson TFEC motor, dowel indexing device, tilting head, miter gauge, side limit stops, mobility kit and hold down clamp. The cast-iron work table is fixed to keep your work piece secure while mortising. Adjustable stops are provided for side to side movement and plunge depth control. Vertical movement of the mortising head is controlled by handwheel and is very smooth and accurate through an acme-threaded rod. The hold down clamp is very sturdy and has course and fine adjustments as well as cam-action for quick operation. The clamp can be mounted on the right or left side of the table or on both sides if a second clamp is ordered.