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Kalamazoo 2FSM 2 x 48 inch belt sander

Kalamazoo 2FSM 2 x 48 inch belt sander

Tired of replacing your imported abrasive 2 x 48 inch belt sanders every few years because the parts that need to be replaced such as the pulley’s, platen, work table and or motor aren’t working any longer and or that unit has been discontinued?

The Kalamazoo 2FSM heavy duty electric sander and also is a great woodworking machine for doing, blending, smoothing and finishing that’s manufactured right here in Kalamazoo Michigan and uses a powerful 1/2HP 1PH 110V TEFC motor.

All main components of the Kalamazoo Industries 2FSM industrial sanders are replaceable regardless of the units age.  This 2 x 48 inch belt sander again comes standard with the 1/2HP 1PH  motor (1 horse power motor available as well), steel platen, idler (top) pulley, drive (bottom) pulley, steel work table and belt guard.

This is a huge benefit for the customer because you don’t have spend a whole bunch of money on a new heavy duty belt sander because of a warn out part. All you have to do is go to our online parts store and select the parts that need to be replaced and get them on order.

What’s also really cool about the 2FSM heavy duty belt sander is that it has a multi position belt sander head so you place the head any, various positions such as horizontal and vertical, a removable work steel table, steel platen so you can slack belt sand, a lever that allows for a quick sanding belt change and two in one knob.  This knob not only allows the operator to track the belt but when the tension shaft and pulley need to be change all you have to do is remove that knob completely and that will allow those two parts to be removed.

This heavy duty industrial electric sander is great for a various metal working belt sander but can used as a woodworking machine as well.

What is our belt sander capable of doing but not limited to

  • Finishing
  • Smoothing
  • Blending
  • Sanding
  • Beveling
  • Polishing
  • Stock removal
  • Deburring
  • Cleaning
  • Blending scratch patterns
  • Final finishing

General belt sander maintenance tips

  • Pay attention to the condition of the belt and replace when you see heavenly worn areas or torn areas.
  • Give your belt sander a good cleaning at the end of the every job to keep from debris building up. That means taking an air hose with nozzle and use it to blow out all debris after every job.
  • Once a weeks  tear down your machine and give a complete cleaning.
  • Inspect the plug and other connections to make sure that there is positive connections and isn’t any loose wires or connections.
  • Check drive pulley for any cracks and or general wear and tear.

Where can this industrial sander be used?

Woodworking shops, shops doing finishing or analyzing work, metalworking shops and frankly any shop that has 115V power.

Replacement part store

To get those replacement components on order click here to be taken to the 2FSM electric sander online parts store.  You can order when you want to, because everything is done online. Plus you don’t have to worry about those replacement parts fitting.   Most main components generally ship in one to two business days. Again all the replacement parts are MADE IN Kalamazoo Michigan.

In conclusion

If you have a sanding application that a 2 x 48 inch multi position metal belt sander can’t accommodate for whatever reason check out what sander might be appropriate for your application by clicking hereClick here to see all of our belt sanders and give us a call at (269) 382-2050 to discuss your application so we can recommend the correct sander for you.

To learn more about the 2FSM industrial machine click here to be redirect to it’s web page.

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