Item# W1688 Model# W1688

Shop Fox W1688 - 6" x 80" Edge Sander

W1688 Shop Fox 6" x 80" Edge Sander

Industrial-like quality and compact size that won’t hog precious shop space.

The W1688 6" x 80" Edge Sander features a graphite-coated cast-iron platen and precision-ground cast-iron tables.

The 3-3/8" diameter rubber roller allows you to get into tighter radius projects such as curved chair legs, guitar bodies, etc.

Equally important, the quick-release belt tension lever makes changing belts a breeze and all controls are thoughtfully placed for convenient access.

For a full range of replacement belts for the W1688, shop here.

Like all Shop Fox edge sanders, the W1688 comes with a 2-year warranty which covers parts and assures the unit is free from factory defects.

The W1688 manual was written by our U.S. based Technical Documentation Department and is packed with useful information. The complete and easy-to-read manual provides full instructions on how to assemble and maintain your sander.

The Woodstock Customer Service and Technical Support Teams are U.S. based. Parts and accessories for the edge sander may be available online and shipped from the Woodstock parts warehouse in Springfield, MO.

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Motor: 1-1/2 HP, 110V/220V, prewired 110V, single-phase, 16A/8A
  • Sanding belt size: 6" x 80"
  • Sanding belt speed: 1800 FPM
  • Belt sanding head tilt: 0–90°
  • Table size: 10-1/2" x 22"
  • Table travel: 5"
  • Platen: 6-3/4" x 29-3/4", graphite-coated
  • Idler roller: 3-3/8", Rubber
  • Drive roller: 4-1/4", Aluminum
  • Footprint: 14-1/2" W x 29-1/2" L
  • Overall size: 47" W x 20" D x 49" H
  • Approximate shipping weight: 311 lbs.

FEATURES:

  • Two-year warranty!!
  • Sanding surface tilts vertical to horizontal
  • Belt tracking and tension adjustment
  • Quick belt release
  • Spring-loaded table elevation
  • Shielded and lubricated ball bearings
  • 4" dust port
  • Includes built-in dust hood and miter block
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W1688 Shop Fox 6" x 80" Edge Sander

Industrial-like quality and compact size that won’t hog precious shop space.

The W1688 6" x 80" Edge Sander features a graphite-coated cast-iron platen and precision-ground cast-iron tables.

The 3-3/8" diameter rubber roller allows you to get into tighter radius projects such as curved chair legs, guitar bodies, etc.

Equally important, the quick-release belt tension lever makes changing belts a breeze and all controls are thoughtfully placed for convenient access.

For a full range of replacement belts for the W1688, shop here.

Like all Shop Fox edge sanders, the W1688 comes with a 2-year warranty which covers parts and assures the unit is free from factory defects.

The W1688 manual was written by our U.S. based Technical Documentation Department and is packed with useful information. The complete and easy-to-read manual provides full instructions on how to assemble and maintain your sander.

The Woodstock Customer Service and Technical Support Teams are U.S. based. Parts and accessories for the edge sander may be available online and shipped from the Woodstock parts warehouse in Springfield, MO.

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Motor: 1-1/2 HP, 110V/220V, prewired 110V, single-phase, 16A/8A
  • Sanding belt size: 6" x 80"
  • Sanding belt speed: 1800 FPM
  • Belt sanding head tilt: 0–90°
  • Table size: 10-1/2" x 22"
  • Table travel: 5"
  • Platen: 6-3/4" x 29-3/4", graphite-coated
  • Idler roller: 3-3/8", Rubber
  • Drive roller: 4-1/4", Aluminum
  • Footprint: 14-1/2" W x 29-1/2" L
  • Overall size: 47" W x 20" D x 49" H
  • Approximate shipping weight: 311 lbs.

FEATURES:

  • Two-year warranty!!
  • Sanding surface tilts vertical to horizontal
  • Belt tracking and tension adjustment
  • Quick belt release
  • Spring-loaded table elevation
  • Shielded and lubricated ball bearings
  • 4" dust port
  • Includes built-in dust hood and miter block
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