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Old 02-13-03, 09:06 AM
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hand sander

I want to buy a hand sander.What would you reccomend for a good all around sander.
 
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Old 02-13-03, 05:40 PM
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Random orbital sander.
 
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Old 02-13-03, 10:03 PM
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Makita makes a tough-as-nails palm sander. I've used and abused mine, but it never complained. It is strong enough to let you bear down on it when you want to.
 
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Old 02-17-03, 08:11 AM
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I would go with a random orbital too, as chfite stated. I have a regular palm sander and havn't used it in forever. I like the porter cable random orbital best. It doesn't have varible speed, what thats good for I 'm not sure? But it does have alot of power. If that not enough get a belt sander.
 
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Old 02-17-03, 10:05 AM
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Random orbital is the way to go, visit tools of the trade for a review of them

http://www.toolsofthetrade.net/artic...ticle&partID=1
 
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