Tradesman Edge Twin DC Belt Sander for Sharpeners and Bladesmiths
This Belt sander is different it is designed for Bladesmiths
What we’ve done to make this machine one of a kind.
What makes the edge so quiet?
The Platens are machined flat to within.001 flat, The platens have Rads all around, The platen corners are radiused, The platens have an open belt area, The belt frame has been reduced in size to improve the approach so the blade can be sharpened right to the bolster/ handle.
The Motor is shaft is isolated from the main shaft with a geared timing belt, the main shaft is 1 inch diameter uses the same large single row ball we use in our Largest tool grinder. Yes we can stand a coin on edge on top of the machine at any speed range (the Tradesman Loonie test) Smooth is the name of the game
Tool / Work/ hand rests (Large and Comfortable) can be positioned almost anywhere on the belt,
front or back or on the base. Open side panel threaded holes for scissor fixturing.
Configuration Choices twin 2 x 48 ,Twin 4 x 48 ,Twin 2 x 36, 2 X 48 ,4x 48 combo or Belt Belt felt
Belts can be vertical or horizontal, moved with no tools required, one belt up one belt down forward or backward,
The Motor and Motor Drive are silent, at 100 surface feet, direction, edge into the belt 600 grit belt you can ber on the blade so it sits flat on the platen without fear of damaging the knife
TOTAL CONTROL NO HEAT, NO RISK, LITTLE BURR
Toycen DC whisper drive Speed range from 150 to 3000 surface feet
Any Position either belt, Reversing, Quiet, Unstoppable Geared Belt Drive, available in various speed ranges
This machine is one our nicest creations, Just in time for Christmas
Merry Christmas All
Jeff Toycen and the Crew