Jet JSG-96CS Belt/Disc Sander

WOOD magazine rating
Brand:
Jet Tools
Model:
JSG-96
Price:
$850

Description

Overall Dimensions 16 x 29 x 28-1/2
Height 16.1 inch
Width 24.9 inch
Length 28.2 inch
Net Weight 100 pound
Gross Weight 100 pound
Style Benchtop
Belt Size (L x W) 48 x 6 "
Belt Speed 2258 sfpm
Belt Table Size (L x W) 11 x 5 1/2 "
Belt Table Tilt 10 ° up, 45 ° down
Disc Diameter 9 "
Disc Speed 1725 RPM
Disc Table Size (L x W) 12 x 7 1/2 "
Disc Table Tilt 10 ° up, 45 ° down
Dust Port Outside Diameter 4 "
Motor Power ¾ HP
Motor Voltage 115 V
Prewired Voltage 115 V
Motor Current 11 A
Motor Phase 1 Ph

WOOD magazine review

Good dust collection and disc changes

Review Summary

High points: Good dust collection with a single 4" port and blast gates to direct suction to the sander in use. Lower disc guard is a hinged door, making this the easiest sander for changing abrasive discs. In addition to the typical parallel-running miter slot, the disc table also has a slot perpendicular to the disc face for use with a circle-sanding jig. Low points: When placing heavy sanding pressure on the disc, we were able to stall the motor.
Post-mounted disc table deflected under sanding pressure and, when tilted down to 45°, reduced the capacity of the sanding disc, already the smallest in our test at 9". More points: Clockwise disc rotation is opposite of most disc sanders and takes some getting used to. Also available in an open-stand version.

Detailed Ratings

4.0
out of 5

Performance

4

Features

5

Ease of Use

4

Value

3

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