South Bend SB1097 VS Oscillating Edge Sander
Industrial strength plus ultimate convenience right at your fingertips—that was the approach to designing the SB1097 world-class edge sander with auxiliary spindle sanding table.
The 3 HP motor and digital control for variable speed will take your edge and contour sanding to a whole new level of power and precision.
The sanding head tilts from 0–90° allowing you to edge sand at any angle you need on the heaviest of workpieces with full support of the large precision-ground cast-iron table.
The table raises and lowers via handwheel, making table height adjustments easy and fast, even with a workpiece mounted to it.
And you get two high-quality industrial machines in one, with the addition of an integrated oscillating spindle sander with 1-1/2″, 2″, and 3″ interchangeable drums and auxiliary table.
With digitally controlled variable speed and heavy-duty features of this versatile machine, The SB1097 will answer all of your busy shop’s edge and contour sanding needs.
Motor: 3 HP, 220V, 3-phase, 9.5A
Sanding belt size: 6″ x 108″
Sanding belt speed: Variable, 600–6000 FPM
Platen size & type: 6-3/4″ x 39-3/4″, graphite coated
Sanding head tilt: 90°–180°
Main table size: 12″ x 35-1/2″ x 1-1/2″ thick
Main table vertical travel: 8″
Auxiliary table size: 10″ x 11-1/2″ x 3/4″ thick
Auxiliary table vertical travel: 10″
Number of dust ports: 2
Dust port size: 4″
Footprint: 32″ x 19-1/2″
Overall dimensions: 60″ W x 28″ D x 43″ H
Approximate shipping weight: 597 lbs.
Sanding surfaces tilt vertical and horizontal
T-slot table and miter gauge
Quick-release belt lever
Oscillating sanding surfaces
Sanding belt oscillates at 52 cycles per minute
Includes 3 sanding drums: 1-1/2″ x 4-1/2″, 2″ x 4-1/2″, and 3″ x 4-1/2″
Platen tilts 0 to 90°
Variable-speed motor with touch screen controls
US based customer service and technical support