Shop Fox W1813 18-Inch Open End Wide Belt Sander
The Shop Fox W1813 18-Inch open end wide belt sander offers a heavy casting and a counterbalanced motor position that provide sanding flexibility without giving up rigidity. The 18″ sander is wide enough to carry out most sanding applications. It also offers a variable speed. a pneumatic belt tracking, and an oscillating belt, which guarantees the best sanding results.
In addition, its pneumatic belt tracking feature ensures more time sanding and less time belt adjusting. And its oscillation system feature shifts the sanding belt from side to side on the sanding drum resulting in an even sanding finish across the entire width of the work piece.
Shop Fox W1813 18-Inch Open End Wide Belt Sander Features
This model features an open end design, which allows sanding work pieces of up to 36″ wide boards, panels or doors. It also offers quick and easy belt changes and belt tension settings. Its sanding motor brake feature requires compressed air, which brings the sanding motor and sanding belt to a quick stop when the power is turned off. Plus, for a safe operation, the Shop Fox W1813 features a depth of cut safety bar and air pressure safety switch.
Shop Fox W1813 18-Inch Open End Wide Belt Sander Key features
- Variable speed conveyor feed
- Pneumatic belt tracking
- Emergency brake system
- Spring belt tensioning system
- Amp load meter
Shop Fox W1813 18-Inch Open End Wide Belt Sander Specifications
- Sanding drum motor: 3 HP, 220V, 14 Amp, single-phase, TEFC
- Sanding drum motor speed: 1,725 RPM
- Power transfer (sanding motor): direct drive
- Conveyor feed motor: 1/10 HP, 220V, 1 Amp, single-phase
- Conveyor feed motor type: DC variable speed
- Conveyor feed motor speed: 10-34 RPM
- Power transfer (conveyor motor): gearbox
- Sanding and conveyor motors: Shielded and lubricated bearings
- Number of sanding drums: 1
- Maximum board width: 18″
- Minimum board width: 2″
- Maximum board thickness: 6″
- Minimum board thickness: 1/4″
- Minimum board length: 6″
- Sanding drum speed: 1850 FPM
- Sanding drum diameter: 4″
- Conveyor feed rate: 5 – 17 FPM
- Sandpaper length: 48″
- Sandpaper width: 19″
- Drum type: rubber
- Drum diameter: 4″
- Number of pressure rollers: 2
- Pressure roller type: steel
- Pressure roller diameter: 3/4″
- Dust port: (1) 4″
- Approximate shipping weight: 597 lbs.
- Warranty: 2 years
- Price: $3,975
The Shop Fox W1813 retails at $3,975.00, and comes with a 2 year warranty.