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Forum topic by Quebecnewf posted 1071 days ago 580 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Quebecnewf

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1071 days ago

Just bought a 16/32 Performax Drum sander (now bought and sold under the Jet name). I am looking for a canadian supplier of the sanding strips that this tool needs.

I have down loaded the manual and will stert trying to tweak the machine and get it set up. Looks like I may need to order a new feed belt .

Any one out there using this machine please jump in any info is good info

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doninvegas

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#1 posted 1071 days ago

I picked up a used 22/44 Performax that needed a feed belt and paper. I got the belt from Highland Woodworking and the paper from Klingspor. The belt that was shipped was the wrong one and after emailimg the customer service they got back to me right away. They shipped the correct belt over night at no charge and sent me a shipping label to return the wrong one.

-- "Courage is being scared to death -- but saddling up anyway."

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RexMcKinnon

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#2 posted 1070 days ago

Nice, if you don’t mind me asking, where did you get it from? They seem hard to find up here in Canada.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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RexMcKinnon

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#3 posted 1070 days ago

www.busybeetools.com has sanding strips for thier drum sander. Don’t know if it will fit yout model or not though.

http://www.busybeetools.com/products/SANDING-PAPER-ROLL-100G-4IN.-X-25FT.html

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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RexMcKinnon

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#4 posted 1070 days ago

Me again, I went to amazon.com and added the jet 16-32 sander the paper and a feed belt clicked proceed to checkout. I got a message saying that the drum sander could not be shipped to my address but I did not get an error for the other stuff. You might want to try there.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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