- Lightweight file belt sander is ideal for cutting and finishing work in body repair
- Powerful .65 horsepower motor is excellent for collision repair applications
- Light 2-lb. weight makes for greater maneuverability and less operator fatigue
- Rotatable housing allows for use in a versatile range of tight spaces
- Designed for use with 3M™ Cubitron™ II Abrasive Belts
Our 3M™ File Belt Sanders for Body Repair features the technology and versatility of our metalworking belt sanders in a size that’s ideal for automotive collision repair. This narrow-profile tool is excellent for cutting in tight areas, including cutting, dressing and refining spot welds as well as blending and finishing. This file belt sander is designed for use with 3M Cubitron™ II abrasives.
A File Belt Sander Sized and Powered for Collision Repair
Bringing the reliability and versatility of our heavy-duty file belt sanders for metalworking into the collision repair shop, our 3M™ File Belt Sanders for Body Repair features a light weight and a narrow profile that makes it ideal for automotive work. This automotive file belt sander fits smoothly into your hand and into your auto repair schedule. It operates at .65 HP (495W) and weighs just 2 lbs. – plenty of power and excellent maneuverability for a range of jobs including spot weld removal. In many cases, the belt sander can replace a traditional spot weld drill. It is also great for efficient hem flange removal, surface prep, urethane, seam sealer and weld clean-up.
Maneuverable and Comfortable for Fast, Efficient Work
The 3M™ File Belt Sanders for Body Repair is especially suitable for sanding or grinding in tight areas such as between door panels or along sharp contours. The entire housing is rotatable, enabling the operator to turn and rotate the sander and the belt for hard-to-reach areas. The sander’s weight is balanced throughout the unit, and a rotatable housing offers added comfort and control.
This file belt tool is designed for use with 3M™ Cubitron™ II Abrasive Belts, created for performance grinding and long abrasive life. It features a replaceable rubber contact wheel that is designed to provide added flexibility and exert less pressure on the abrasive during use, further lengthening the life of the abrasive belt.