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Old 03-29-2017, 07:36:26 PM
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I want to purchase a belt sander for occasional use I'm used to quality my radial arm saw DEWALT my table saw DEWALT my saws all DEWALT what you all think about there belt sanders I've
heard nothing but bad about ther tools.

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Go buy a DEWALT !
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If you're using Dewalt tools, you'll have no problem with Harbor Freight!
Seriously, for occasional use I've had no problems.
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I like DEWALT always bought quality just sanding pallet wood occasionally .

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Old 03-29-2017, 08:03:41 PM
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Was there today and looked at them and the staff plugged a couple in for me. Not much power as it took a while to spool up. The disc wobbles as the face wasn't true to the bore. The rollers for the belt resemble cam lobes as far as being round. Gotta throw out a big NOPE on these.

On the other hand I'm a glutton for punishment. I bought a 3/8 air impact. $10 with a discount coupon. This thing leaks air from everywhere.
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If there so much trouble with most of what they sell how do they stay in business ?

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Because I'm single handedly keepin them afloat?
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Old 03-29-2017, 08:21:43 PM
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oil stuff do you surf the stack site how did you know I posted here I see you all the time off subject seems harbor freight has issues with most of what they sell.

Ronny

---------- Post added at 08:15:30 PM ---------- Previous post was at 08:13:46 PM ----------

Ole saying you usually get what you pay for except my paint job on my pickup .

Ronny

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oil stuff do you surf the stack site how did you know I posted here I see you all the time off subject seems harbor freight has issues with most of what they sell.

Ronny

---------- Post added at 08:21:43 PM ---------- Previous post was at 08:20:06 PM ----------

darn posted it twice.

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