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Shop Fox W1740 12 inch 1.5 HP Benchtop Drum Sander

Finally, a smaller shop-sized unit that delivers the even sanding performance that only a self-feeding drum sander can provide.

With 12″ width and 3-3/4″ thickness capacity, this little workhorse handles most stock sizes produced in a home shop, which makes it the ideal machine for removing the telltale surface marks from a planer.

Accepts hook-and-loop sanding rolls for easy installation and grit changes.


Sanding motor: 1-1/2 HP, 115V, single-phase, 13A

Conveyor motor: 1/8 HP, single-phase, 0.3A

Feed rates: Variable (2.47-17.3 FPM)

Drum surface speed: 2127 FPM

Max. stock dimensions: 12″W x 3-1/2″H

Min. stock length: 8″

Min. stock width: 2″

Sanding drum size: 4″

Sanding belt size: 3″ x 70″ hook & loop

Dust port: 2-1/2″

Footprint: 22-1/4″W x 13-1/2″D

Approximate shipping weight: 160 lbs.

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