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Craftsman 5 in. Random Orbit Sander

Item# 00911218000P | Model# 11218 | Added on June 13, 2016 | Seller: Sears.com
Craftsman 5 in. Random Orbit Sander
$51.99
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Description Specifications
2.8 Amp motor provides power for a smooth, professional finish. The counterbalanced, compact, lightweight design eliminates vibration. Random orbit action increases stock removal and duplicates hand sanding motion while providing a virtually swirl free finish. The sander has a variable speed 7000 - 12000 RPM with a 5 in. diameter pad. The dust collection system maintains a clean work surface for extended disc life.

  • Removal dust bag
  • Front palm grip with over mold
  • 8 ft. cord
  • Can connect to a 1-1/4 in. vac hose
  • One year warranty
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Praise
By coonhunter
October 8th, 2007
great little sander

I bought this sander to replace my old B&D that died. The first thing that i noticed was that I didnt have a numb hand after using it. This sander doesnt want to walk all over the board like my other ones do, the dust collection works real well and the variable speed is great. I picked this up on sale so it was a real great deal. My father borrowed it a few weeks ago to finish a project he was working on, and now he owns one too.

11 found this review helpful
Criticism
By jaytk
October 5th, 2013
Craftsman 5 in. sander

Bottom bearing went out after approximately 2 hours of use. Returned for replacement. Will try again

2 found this review helpful
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brandonstewart03

great sander

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July 21st, 2014 via sears.com | The reviewer indicated they are affiliated with this product | The reviewer indicated they received a sample of this product
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TIM MORTON
| Earned 406 community points in Craftsman
December 30th, 2013
Seabecket

Orbital Delight

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Bought this for finish sanding on a retirement gift. Nice product for the price! Hooks up to my dust collection system no problem. hook n loop discs are a breeze to swap out. Variable speed is nice as well. Nice addition to my woodshop. Once again Craftsman didn't disappoint!

December 1st, 2013 via sears.com
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jaytk

Craftsman 5 in. sander

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Bottom bearing went out after approximately 2 hours of use.
Returned for replacement. Will try again

October 5th, 2013 via sears.com
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karskys

Great Sander

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Works much better than the sander it replaced.

September 27th, 2013 via sears.com
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biglefty

Nice Sander....but

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The sander worked great for about the first hour of use. The vibration from it is very little and very easy to use for long periods of time. However, after about an hour of use, the bagger that comes with the sander already formed holes. I emptied the sander once even though it was only about half full after about using it for 45 minutes. It was after I came back the next day and used it for about 20 minutes or so that I all of a sudden had dust coming out of the bag. I guess I could have used my shop vac, but was sanding the boards in a limited area that prevented me from using it. Overall the sander was great, but gave it a good rating because of the bagger. I have since returned it and will try a new one in the upcoming days.

September 5th, 2013 via sears.com
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butterflybabe

Does the job!

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Bought this to sand down some metal file cabinets in order to refinish them. Used it for about 6 hours or so and not a single problem. Great inexpensive buy and easy to use!

July 27th, 2013 via sears.com
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Darrell Buchanan
| Earned 429 community points in Craftsman
June 22nd, 2013
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