belt size for woodmaster stroke sander

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Forum topic by sawedoff posted 12-10-2013 10:43 PM 2161 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-10-2013 10:43 PM

I just bought a woodmaster w-800 stroke sander. Problem is that it didn’t come with a manual and I was unable to get any info from Woodmaster since they dont produce these anymore. I have done an online search and came up with multiple answers. It did come with several belts and I laid them out flat and measured them then multiplied by 2. I came up with 77.5×2 = 155” belt. I have seen anywhere from 143 to 165 online. Do any LJ’s out there have this machine? If so I’d sure appreciate any info you could pass along.

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#1 posted 12-11-2013 12:08 AM

This article I found doesn’t answer your questions but it has some
useful info at the end on using stroke sanders and making belts.

I’m skeptical of the ability of packing tape to hold belts together,
but the author seems confident.

I have a stroke sander too. I haven’t used it much yet but I’m very
impressed with what I’ve seen.

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#2 posted 12-11-2013 12:18 AM

Thanks Loren! I will check it out

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#3 posted 12-11-2013 12:37 AM

You can get belts from manufacturers no problem. I do not have a stroke sander but I order custom belts for my edge sander all the time. All my belts are custom cut for me from large rolls, they can do any size you would need. I use Keystone abrasives, Wood pro is their abrasive I use the most

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