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Model#: PCBN513

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Porter-Cable 513 11 A Heavy-Duty Lock Mortiser

  • Porter-Cable 513 11 A Heavy-Duty Lock Mortiser
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  • 11 Amps, AC only
  • 1-3/4 Peak HP, 27,500 RPM
  • Quick, accurate cutting of mortises for box locks
  • Cuts mortises up to 7 in. long, 1-1/4 in. wide, 4-3/4 in. deep
  • Automatically centers cutter on door edge
  • Mounts to door in seconds
  • Adjustable height rod for repetitive mortise cuts
  • Heavy-Duty Lock Mortiser - 513
  • Height Rod Assembly (4 Rods - 804960, 1 Stop - 800203, 1 Nut - 800204)
  • Wrench - 692677
  • 3/4 in. Bit - 43703
  • 1 in. Bit - 43704
  • Allen Wrench - 48245
  • Operating Manual
Compliance and Restrictions
warning: This product can expose you to Lead, which is known to the State of California to cause Cancer and Birth Defect/Reproductive Harm. For more information go to


Length: 18 in.
Width: 1.25 in.
Weight: 30 lbs.
Amperage: 11
Bluetooth Compatibility: No
CSA Safety: No
Chuck Size (in.): 1/2 in
ETL Safety: No
Horsepower: 1-1/2
Motor HP: 1-3/4
Motor Type: Brush
Power Source: Corded
Spindle Speed (RPM): 27500
Table Size: 18 in x 6 in
UL Safety: Yes
Voltage: 110V
Wifi compatibility: No



5.0 / 5.0
4 Reviews
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1 Star
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend (4)
Easy To Use (2)
Powerful (2)
Heavy (1)
Best Uses
Frequent Use (1)
Would you recommend this product?
Easy To Use
One of a kind marvel
For virgin mortise on high end doors this is a flawless mortise cutter. No more drill bit and chisel.
August 23, 2012
Would you recommend this product?
Don't need it everyday, but when you do
saves time and money when installing mortise locks in expensive doors
February 9, 2010
Would you recommend this product?
Best deal out there
Best price on the net!
January 7, 2010
Would you recommend this product?
Easy To Use
Best Uses
Frequent Use
Another quality product from Porter Cabl
Mortising hanging exterior antique oak doors.
August 12, 2009

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Hi. Is this a 240 volt set up compatable with australian power??
Thank you.
Rachael on Jul 22, 2013
BEST ANSWER: No, this is rated at 110 volts only.


Standard Warranty - PORTER-CABLE LIMITED THREE YEAR WARRANTY (1 year for reconditioned products

PORTER-CABLE will repair, without charge, any defects due to faulty materials or workmanship for three years from the date of purchase. This warranty does not cover part failure due to normal wear or tool abuse. For further detail of warranty coverage and warranty repair information, visit or call (888) 848-5175. This warranty does not apply to accessories or damage caused where repairs have been made or attempted by others. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may have other rights which vary in certain states or provinces.

In addition to the warranty, PORTER-CABLE tools are covered by our:

  • 1 YEAR FREE SERVICE: PORTER-CABLE will maintain the tool and replace worn parts caused by normal use, for free, any time during the first year after purchase.
  • 90 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE: If you are not completely satisfied with the performance of your PORTER-CABLE Power Tool, Laser, or Nailer for any reason, you can return it within 90 days from the date of purchase with a receipt for a full refund – no questions asked.
  • LATIN AMERICA: This warranty does not apply to products sold in Latin America. For products sold in Latin America, see country specific warranty information contained in the packaging, call the local company or see website for warranty information.

To register your tool for warranty service visit our website at

To obtain information on warranty performance, please write to: PORTER-CABLE CORPORATION, 4825 Highway 45 North, Jackson, Tennessee 38305; Attention: Product Service. THE FOREGOING OBLIGATION IS PORTER-CABLE'S SOLE LIABILITY UNDER THIS OR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL PORTER-CABLE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other legal rights which vary from state to state.