Belt Maker

Cut and glue sandpapers to form cylindrical sleeves or endless belts.

What does a Belt Maker do?

Cuts and glues sandpaper to form cylindrical sleeves or endless belts for sanding drums or machines: Inserts paper of specified width and grit in bench fixture and cuts it to length, using knife and guide bar. Presses ends of paper against grinding wheel to remove grit and form smooth margin for lapping and gluing. Spreads glue on ends and overlaps them to form cylindrical sleeves or endless belts. Presses glued ends in lever press to set glue.