"This sander was over kill for it's first project. Needed to refinish two night stands that had a little water damage from someone leaving the window open when it was raining. The sander worked great."... (read full reviews)
"I needed a belt sander to level my plywood sub-floor in order to install a hardwood floor. This one had favorable reviews for its dust collection ability, and that's what ended up swaying my"... (read full reviews)
You won't be sorry you bought it. In fact I am sorry I didn't buy it sooner. Far exceeded my expectations. This has become the answer to many of my sanding challenges as a hobbyist but"... (read full reviews)
"My old sander was a Rockwell that was identical to this one.
It lasted 25 years! This baby is a pleasure to maneuver and
makes ALL sanding easy! Porter Cable is a great brand and
Home Deport got it to"... (read full reviews)
"I typically equate Bosch with quality, and with this sander you definitely get what you pay for. At under $400, this tool has some excellent functionality and gets the job done. A few of the pros"... (read full reviews)
"This is a heavy duty belt sanders to get the job done with high quality. Easy to use, install new belts and get them tracking straight. Only wish the sander did a better job of collecting the sawdust"... (read full reviews)
"I am starting to do a lot more cedar outdoor furniture and some indoor furniture also and I needed to upgrade my sander. I had a less expensive Bosch sander and it done the job fair for the price of"... (read full reviews)
"I used this product for the first time to level a 6' x 3' table top made of purple heart. The sander has plenty of power to get the job done. At 14 lbs. , it is somewhat heavy so extended use will"... (read full reviews)
"This tool is great for serious surface removal. Don't buy it for small surfaces, little jobs or detail work.
Everything I own by Makita is top notch. We work our tools hard and pretty much only use"... (read full reviews)
"I've owned this sander for around 10 years now & I love it. It's a powerhouse that will get the job done much faster than the cheaper palm sanders, and it LASTS. I've gone through 4-5 palm sanders of"... (read full reviews)
"Very nice tool which is truly vibration free (or only minimal vibration) and the dust collection system is absolutely superb - better than having a dedicated vacuum attachment to the too.
You have to"... (read full reviews)
"I have used this sander for over 6 years. I use it primarily on reclaimed lumber- barnwood, rough-sawn flooring & siding, hewn logs. The woods were Pine, Fir, Hemlock & Oak. It removes the soft and/or"... (read full reviews)
"Love this tool - does a great job. I am a fan of anything PC builds except the cordless tool kits sold through Lowe's - those seem a bit junky. Last PC belt sander lasted 15+ years in a custom cabinet"... (read full reviews)
"Have had this sander for about 4 weeks now and his has he to fail me. The installation of the sanding belt and disk are simple and easy to do. This is my first belt sander, so getting use to it took"... (read full reviews)