Wide-belt sanders with super aggregate

Wide belt sanders from Felder, Format-4 “finish” 1352 and 1353 modular, can be equipped with different units such as contact-bars module, cutterblock planing head, sanding cushion unit or structuring brush. A new cutterblock planer aggregate with 1350 mm processing width on the machine in-feed side is optional. Sanding height ranges from 3 to 170 mm, […]

Single brush sanding machines

SuperBrush single brush machine sanders from SuperMax Tools have a number of benefits when compared to hand finishing, the company says, including faster output, reduced rework and greater surface consistency. Applications include scuff sanding, primer sanding, base coat sanding, straight-lining, graining, decorative finishing, deburring, radius edges, polishing, buffing, cleaning and oxidation removal. Machine features include […]

Sanding machine capable of two shift operations

The KSF sanding machine introduced by Weber America is suitable for two to three shifts per day. Available working widths are 43, 53 and 63 in. (1100, 1350 and 1600 mm). The modular constructed units can be fitted with 1 to 4 sanding heads and can be equipped with up to 8 machining stations with […]

Corner and edge finish sander

The DTS 400 corner and edge finish sander from Festool is designed for fine sanding small, angular surfaces that are difficult to reach. With a 5/64 in. (2 mm) stroke, the 2.4 lb sander is suitable for working on vertical and overhead surfaces. Step-less variable speed improves working results and the vibration-stop balancing makes work […]

Widebelt planer/sanders

The Newman Machine Co. PST4000 series widebelt planer/sander has been designed to provide increased production volume and increased width requirements in heavy workload environments. Features include: air tensioned and tracked abrasive belts; safety door interlocks; endless conveyor belt; ac variable speed conveyor drive; color touch screen operator interface; digital thickness indicator for bed position; quick […]

Belt and disc sander driven by 5.8 A motor

The model KC-703C, a 1 x 42 in. belt and 8 in. disc sander from King Canada features a 1/2 hp, 5.8 A induction motor. The unit handles finishing operations such as sanding, surfacing, grinding, cleaning and deburring on wood, metal and plastics. It has a solid cast-iron body and steel base to add stability […]

Sander line suitable for painting contractors

Festool USA recently introduced its award-winning line of multi-mode, Rotex sanders to professional painters. Each sander in Festool’s Rotex line has dual modes: a gear-driven aggressive rotary mode for rapid stock removal or polishing and a random orbital mode designed for finish or detail sanding. The Rotex line of multi-mode sanders also provides virtually dust-free […]

A world-first sander

Mirka has unveiled what it says is a world first — an electric sander with a brushless motor and no external power supply. The Mirka Direct Electric Random Orbital Sander (DEROS) is a lightweight, compact sander that comes in at just 950 millimetres high and one kilogram in weight. Mirka says the DEROS is the […]

Getting more current

Mirka has expanded its range of Deros 220- to 240-volt handheld, orbital sanders with a new 100- to 120-volt model for the North American electrical current. The Deros line of lightweight, variable-speed (4,000 to 10,000 rpm) sanders come with both five- and six-inch pads. Air channels leading to the center of the backing pads increase […]

Taking it to the max

SuperMax Tools says its 5-50 Drum Sander is the largest open-end  drum sander on the market today. The 25-50 will sand up to 25 inches in a single pass, and 50 inches in a double pass. The company says that prior to this product, open-end drum sanders could only hand pieces up to 38-inches wide. […]