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~ Belt Sanders #1~

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Belt Sander Safety

The belt sander features a continuous abrasive belt that works over pulleys at either end
of the main sanding table. Adjustments are provided for tensioning and tracking the belt.

The size of the sander is commonly designated the same as the width of the sanding belt
which it uses.

Safe work practices:


* Sand Safely - Sand Smooth *

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