Don't let go as soon as it grabs a hold. A dust collector helps to cool the drum and abrasive. When placing a board in the machine. About the thickness of a three by five card. My lower frame came slightly dented.
Shop Fox W1772 Features & Specs
Control panel with Amplifier load meter
Variable speed conveyor control box
State of the art computer balanced drums
Editor's Impressions Of The Shop Fox W1772
Tool Motor Power
Value For Money
Shop Fox W1772 Final Thoughts
Clean it up during and after usage. Should prove to be a good decision in short order. It took maybe 15-20 minutes to have the sander up and running. I tried to be to precise and it cost me a new belt. With the caster it move around easy.