restoring hook & loop sander


Old 08-17-03, 06:04 PM
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restoring hook & loop sander

Hi, I have a "Skil Random Orbit Sander" model #7384. The hook and loop backing will no longer hold my disks. I replaced the "backing pad" several years ago and that helped. It is again worn down but now I can't seem to find anyone who sells parts for them. It is a great working tool but it will no longer hold onto the disks. I don't want to just throw the tool away. Is there some way to replace the hook and loop itself? Has anyone ever tried to do this? How can I continue to use this tool? Does anyone know where I can still get parts?

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Old 08-17-03, 07:13 PM
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Old 08-17-03, 07:15 PM
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Depending upon the size, it may be that other brands will fit.

You might get in touch with Skil and see if they can help you.

Hope this helps.

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