By the way, I am looking for a used one just like yours for parts. For this, hold the unit as you would while working. I need to find out how to lubricate both of these sanders. Change belt and then use a large screw driver and pry just below the name plate. Point the nose to the floor and apply pressure. Roll the unit to the right 45 degrees, tilt the unit forward until the roller contacts the floor.
For information about this item please contact. Once you place an order, you or someone you know can pick it up at a Sears store, have it shipped to over 100 countries—whatever is most convenient for you. Sears International Online Shopping If you are planning to visit the United States, or have friends and family here, shop at Sears to get everything you want—including gifts for yourself or others. I also can't figure out how to attach the sand paper. Proper interpretation of these symbols will allow you to operate the tool better and safer. Safety, performance, and dependability have been given top priority in the design of this belt sander making it easy to maintain and operate.
For ease of operation and maintaining proper control, the sander has a front handle and a rear handle. I broke a gear and they do not make the part anymore. Customer Help Line: 1-800-932-3188 Sears, Roebuck and Co. I can't find a logical way for the full width of the paper to be secured. Could you please email me one at actionjksn gmail. These handles allow two-handed operation, which aids in maintaining control, keeping the sanding area level with the workpiece, and keeping hands clear of the sanding belt. I recently inherited a Craftsman Belt Sander Model No.
On your model belt sander, all you do is push the front roller against a solid surface. I took me a good hour to figure out how to get slack via the front roller when removing a belt. But the belt sander is the most important. Look for this symbol to point. This parasitic use of information which should be freely available for all to access is an Intellectual Crime and should not be tolerated. Use of any other part may create a hazard or cause product damage.
For Sears professional and items like garage door openers and water heaters. No copyright notice Public Domain as per Rule 5 of the United States Copyright Statutes. It's a pretty old sander, but it works fine. Below is a picture of the clasp to secure the paper and I can't make sense if it. That part took quite a bit longer to figure. Apply slight downward pressure unit still tilted forward at at the same angle and the front roller pops back into place.
When servicing, use only identical Craftsman replacement parts. The sanding belt should not contact a workpiece or any foreign object when you are making belt tracking adjustments. This will snap the roller back in place. Only one problem, I can't figure out how to change the belt. It shouldn't be this hard, should it? Go to the above site to find out more about the digitization of this item and the on-going attempt to help make 'Knowledge' and 'Information' available to everyone, anywhere, at any time, for no cost.
Hello Paul, I recently acquired this Craftsman model 315. Locking the trigger switch on allows you to operate the sander for extended periods of time. There are many forces at work which are attempting to turn 'Public Domain' information into a commodity which some can milk for a profit. This is done by turning large screw on the side of sander. Cluttered benches and dark areas invite accidents.
It us designed to use adhesive and non-adhesive backed paper. Failure to do so could result in fingers getting pinched, causing serious injury. The roller retracts and stays in place. I wasn't given a book with the sander, and was wondering if anyone can help me and tell me how to do it. I, too, have great difficulty in bringing back the wheel.