The A20-12 represents the most logical and VERSATILE planer/matcher available on the market today because it is capable of performing an extremely wide range of operations. From high quality finishing of boards or patterned panel stock, the A20-12 can easily machine dimensional lumber at speed rates of up to 700 feet per minute. We feel in the long run, the purchase of a more versatile machine will make you able to adapt to the varying conditions of the market and work with a machine that can meet a changing product mix, no matter the market demand.