sander

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sand·er

 (săn′dər)
n.
One that sands, especially:
a. A device that spreads sand on roads.
b. Such a device together with the truck that carries it.
c. A machine having a powered abrasive-covered disk or belt, used for smoothing or polishing surfaces: a floor sander.

sander

(ˈsændə)
n
1. (Tools) a power-driven tool for smoothing surfaces, esp wood, plastic, etc, by rubbing with an abrasive disc
2. (Mechanical Engineering) a person who uses such a device

sand•er

(ˈsæn dər)

n.
a person or apparatus that sands.
[1620–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sander - a power tool used for sanding woodsander - a power tool used for sanding wood; an endless loop of sandpaper is moved at high speed by an electric motor
electric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
power tool - a tool driven by a motor
Translations

sander

[ˈsændəʳ] N (= tool) (gen) → lijadora f; (for floor) → pulidora f

sander

[ˈsændər] n (= tool) → ponceuse f

sander

n (= tool)Rutscher m, → Vibrationsschleifer m

sander

[ˈsændəʳ] n (machine) → levigatrice f
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The coating is applied with rollers, with no primer, after sanding the surface of the telescope using large disc sanders with a diameter of approximately 20cm.
or larger), putting a thin film of paraffin on the metal plate of stationary disc sanders will aid in removal of the disc when change-out is necessary.
Disc sanders are usually offered in two styles: the angle head, where the disc runs parallel to the motor; and the vertical style, where the disc runs in a plane perpendicular to the motor.
In fact, disc sanders are so difficult to control that many pros won't use them in high-visibility areas.