orbital sander

orbital sander

[′ȯr·bəd·əl ′san·dər]
(mechanical engineering)
An electric sander that moves the abrasive in an elliptical pattern.

orbital sander

An electric-powered hand tool used in rapid sanding, usually for coarse work; the base of the machine, to which sanding paper or abrasive cloth is clipped, moves in an elliptical pattern.
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Limited Tenders are invited for 1)Triangular Orbital Sander , With Base Plate Range 80X120mm To 120X150mm Rated Power Input -Minimum 150 W, Orbital Frequency At No Load Minimum 24,000/Min , Orbital Frequency At Rated Load -Minimum 20,000/Min , The Machine Should Have Feature To Attach Suitable Rubber Backing Plate And Sanding Sheet.
Jim Jones AHIRE an electric belt or orbital sander and sand the entire surface to clear all the stains.
Jim Jones, Manchester DAVID: Hire an electric belt or orbital sander and sand the entire surface to clear all the stains.
Biesse's Opera R sanded doors with a conventional hand-held orbital sander, swapping out a square sander for getting the corners on a recessed cabinet door panel, then selecting a round orbital for rails and stiles, just like a human operator.
The dust collection system is amazing, and the shopvac is variable speed so woodworkers can connect it to the orbital sander and turn down the suction, plus it doesn't leave swirl marks.
Dynabrade's Dynorbital Silver Supreme Random Orbital Sander is for high production areas and flat and horizontal sanding.
The system which consists of unique abrasives (numbered 1, 2, 3, and 4) a special tool which is like a conventional sanding block, but is a special Orbital sander along with an industrial vacuum unit all mounted on a special 5 s trolley shrinks the repair area by well over 20% compared with conventional repair techniques currently in use.
Besonen added, "Depending on the product, subsequent sanding might require an orbital sander to remove cross-scratch, brush machines to remove fuzz and break edges, or sealer sanders for other common, downstream requirements.
three random orbital sanders with different grades of abrasive paper (80, 100 and 220) and a square orbital sander 60 grit paper in it used exclusively for heavy duty sanding.
Once completely dry, sand down the filler using an 18V orbital sander with fine-graded sandpaper until you have a lovely smooth finish.
Reconditioning: Sand over the floors once with an orbital sander to remove the damaged coat of varnish.
Dewalt DW423 random orbital sander and Bosch 1297D palm sander.