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Ridgid R2740 Heavy Duty Variable Speed Belt Sander

The RIDGID 3 in. x 18 in. Belt Sander is powered by a robust 6.5 Amp motor to tackle a range of tough jobs. It has a variable-speed dial with electronic feedback to match the speed to the desired removal rate and maintain speed under load for consistent results. Its onboard vacuum adapter fits a standard 1-1/4 in. hose for a cleaner, virtually dust-free work environment.


Lifetime Service Agreement – This tool is backed by the industry’s only lifetime service agreement, simply register within 90 days of purchase for free parts, free service for life.

Twin Fan High Efficiency Dust Collection – while one fan cools the motor, the other collects dust resulting in maximum dust pickup efficiency

Soft Grip Handles – for increased comfort and decreased vibration

12 Foot All Rubber Cord with Cord Wrap – for added durability and convenience

Automatic Belt Tracking – tool automatically adjusts belt to center of platen for alignment

6.5 Amp Motor – belt and gear driven for added power and durability

Variable Speed Dial with Electronic Feedback – match the speed to the desired removal rate. Electronic feedback helps maintain motor speed under load for consistent results.

Flush sanding capable – flat face allows for flush sanding against vertical surfaces

Accessible Brushes – can be serviced quickly for minimum downtime

Tool-free belt release – makes changing belts quick and easy

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