The TSM-22 is our latest model in the TSM-20 series, the most widely used, and best-selling pocket cutting machine series ever made. Known for its durability, ease of operation and low maintenance, the TSM-22 is a clear favorite among professionals in cabinet making, furniture making, and woodworking.

TSM-22 Pocket Cutter

The TSM-22 clamps the stock, routs a pocket, and drills a pilot hole with a tap of the foot pedal, all in about 1.5 to 2 seconds per cycle.

With the TSM-22, creating strong, stable joints is fast and easy. Requiring minimal training and maintenance, the TSM-22 uses standard 110V electric, and only requires minimal set-up upon delivery.  

Product Info

Features and Benefits Include:

  • Cuts the Castle low-angle pocket, for strong, stable, tight, and superior joints
  • Designed for professional, joinery with maximum throughput of parts and components
  • Low-angle pockets minimize the need for clamping during assembly
  • Cuts pocket and pilot hole in a single cycle, increasing throughput and decreasing material damage and waste
  • Footswitch with automated operation that’s simple and easy to use
  • Adjustable for different sized webs
  • Standard machine height with a small footprint - easy to fit into any shop
  • Lid lifts for fast and easy tool changes and maintenance
  • Minimal shop air required: 85 psi
  • Integrated, 4” dust port for minimizing dust and debris
  • Requires only basic, 110V power
  • TSM-22 requires minimal assembly, for quick integration into any existing production process or work-flow   



Technical Specifications:

  • Router: Bosch 2.0hp #1617
  • Drill: Bosch Colt 1.0hp #PR20EVS
  • Router bit: Premium 3/8” Solid Carbide, Rough Mill
  • Drill bit: Premium 9/64” Brad and Spur TiN-Coated Bit 
  • Power req: 110V, 15 amps
  • Air req: 85 psi
  • Bosch 1617 Router 2hp for pocket cutting
  • Bosch Colt Router 1hp for drilling pilot hole
  • Basic footprint: 31.5″ depth x 30″ width x 48" high
  • Working height: 36.5″
  • 4” integrated dust port
  • Manufactured in USA
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