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Makita 9903 review

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The Makita 9903 belt sander is the main go to sander in their lineup as far as 3x21 inch sanders are concern.  It combines great versatility with tough build and is considered a very popular sander...

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Bosch 1274DVS Review

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The Bosch 1274DVS sander has been thoughtfully design and precisely built to separate itself from its competitors. Its automatic variable speed dial basically eliminates the need to press harder or...

Best Belt Sander under $200

In the past belt sanders were built a lot simpler.  They were heavy, clunky, had only one speed and were very expensive. They were only use by professionals and home builders.  When you needed a sander most of the time you would go out to home depot or something and rent one.  Today, however belt sanders are now in much more households.  They now come lighter and have many more features that make it much easier to operate. Unfortunately they can still be very...

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Dust Bag Guide

Most belt sanders come with a dust collection system in the form of a dust bag.  Attaching the dust bag is an easy process of connecting the bag to a nozzle on the belt sander and making sure it fits snugly.  Some attachments might be a little more complicated so if you are not sure read the instruction manual that came with the sander.  Once the bag is properly secure it is time to start sanding. Dust Bag Maintenance Dust build up can cause problems with operating the...

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Belt Sander safety tips

Compared to a bladed power tools like circular saws, powered belt sanders are far less intimidating to use and are much safer.  Despite this users should be aware that a belt sander is still a very heavy piece of equipment that has a lot of power.  It can be very dangerous if general and specific instructions are not followed carefully.  Here are 10 Belt Sander safety rules to keep in mind when operating a belt sander or any power tools. Belt Sander Safety 1.  Keep...

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