Porter-Cable 362V Review


The Porter-Cable 362V belt sander is a high-powered machine designed for use by professional contractors and serious woodworkers who need to do a lot of work in a small amount of time. With its wide 4″ surface and 12 AMP power, it can quickly remove large amounts of material from …

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Makita 9403 Review


Let’s start by saying that if you don’t already have a heavy-duty sander, the Makita 9403 should be the first model you consider. One single feature that supports this is a low noise level built into it’s design. Makita made it a point to engineer the quietest sander of this …

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Makita 9903 Review

The list of features for the Makita 9903 8.8 Amp Variable Speed Belt Sander is impressive. For its size it has a powerful 8.8 amp motor that is surprisingly quiet; it rates at only 85dB. It has a dial controlled variable speed feature that allows you to tailor the sander’s …

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Best Belt Sanders for Under $100

The belt sanders are real workhorses, they are the heavyweights when it comes to sanding. They can be used for fine trimming, smoothing and leveling rough surfaces, rounding corners and edges, or freehand shaping. Carpenters rely on the top rated sanders to dress the edges, smooth and flatten big glued-up …

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