Definition of belt sander in English:

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belt sander


A sander that uses a moving abrasive belt to smooth surfaces.
Example sentences
  • You'll need a drum sander, a belt sander or both.
  • To sand the floor, you need a drum sander and possibly a belt sander which can be rented at your neighborhood Home Depot or hardware store.
  • After the board dries, take out of the clamps and use a belt sander to smooth the top and bottom surfaces.

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Syllabification: belt sand·er

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