belt sander


belt sander
A power sanding tool with a rotating belt of sandpaper

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • Belt sander — A belt sander is a machine used to sand down wood and other materials for finishing purposes. It consists of an electrical motor that turns a pair of drums on which a seamless loop of sandpaper is mounted. Belt sanders can be either hand held,… …   Wikipedia

  • belt sander — a sander that uses an endless abrasive belt driven by an electric motor. Cf. disk sander, orbital sander. * * * …   Universalium

  • belt sander — noun : a machine for belt sanding …   Useful english dictionary

  • Belt grinding — is a machining method to process metals and other materials, with the aid of coated abrasives. The basic difference between belt grinders and belt sanders is the material being machined. Sanding is the machining of wood, grinding is the common… …   Wikipedia

  • Sander — This article is about the power tool. For other uses, see Sander (disambiguation). A random orbit sander, with disks of various grit sizes A sander is a power tool used to smooth wood and automotive or wood finishes by abrasion with sandpaper.… …   Wikipedia

  • sander — A power driven tool with a rotating abrasive disc for smoothing and cleaning surfaces. See belt sander disc sander orbital sander …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Random orbital sander — Random orbit sanders, also called Dual Action or D.A. sanders (referring to the rotation of the disk and the head) are hand held power sanders where the action is a random orbit. They were first introduced in the early 1990s and quickly became… …   Wikipedia

  • disk sander — a sander that uses a revolving abrasive disk driven by an electric motor. Cf. belt sander, orbital sander. * * * …   Universalium

  • orbital sander — a sander that uses a section of sandpaper clamped to a metal pad that moves at high speed in a very narrow orbit, driven by an electric motor. Cf. belt sander, disk sander. * * * …   Universalium

  • disk sander — noun : a machine having one or more flat circular disks faced with abrasive for smoothing wood surfaces (as floors) * * * a sander that uses a revolving abrasive disk driven by an electric motor. Cf. belt sander, orbital sander …   Useful english dictionary


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