S14W 14 X 103 Inch Wet Production Sander

The Kalamazoo S14W isn’t your average metal finishing sander. It’s a 14-foot beast of a machine built for serious metalwork. Imagine a tireless workhorse, effortlessly tackling thick slabs of steel, smoothing stubborn welds, and leaving behind a mirror-like finish – that’s the S14W.

Machine Benefits: 

  • Handles a variety of jobs: From roughing to finishing, this versatile sander masters them all.
  • Wet sanding: Controls heat and debris build-up, preserving material properties and creating a cleaner workspace.
  • Precision control at your fingertips: Features a tilting work table, easy belt tracking, and magnetic controls for effortless operation and safety.
  • Unleashes 20HP of power: Shreds through metal with a massive 14 x 103 inch belt and a 20HP motor that never backs down.
  • Customize your finish: Choose from different belts to achieve the exact results you need.

14 X 103 Inch Wet Production Sander Features

  • Motor specifications: 20 HP, 3 PH TEFC 220v or 440V (specify voltage at time of order).
  • Belt specification: 14″ x 103″
  • Machine controls: mag controls with jog, 24 volts at push button.
  • Motor FLA: 230V 48 amps and 460V 24.1 amps.
  • Pump FLA: 230V 2 amps and 460v 1.35 amps.
  • Belt speed: 3400 SFPM
  • Steel reversible and replaceable platen 14-1/2″ x 36″
  • Platen Work surface 14″ x 32″.
  • Cast iron work table size: L 14.25″ x W 18″
  • Belt tensioning system:  Air tension, 0-55 PSI required.
  • V-belt driven
  • Steel coolant tank
  • Coolant splash bar
  • All steel constructions
  • Shipping dimensions: L 50″ x W 63″ x H 87″
  • Shipping weight: 1700 lbs.
  • Model: S14HD, as above, less coolant tank & pump.

Engineered To Do the Following

  • Bevel and Deburr
  • Square an End
  • Round Corners
  • Flat work
  • Contouring
  • Polishing
  • Production sanding
  • Sanding various shapes
  • Surface clean up

Machine Option

  • Variable frequency drive – voltage required to quote 

Part Replacement

All parts that Kalamazoo Industries manufacture’s for this 14 x 103 inch wet industrial abrasive belt sander are replaceable no matter the age of this unit and all parts are kept in stock.

Where Can This Machine Be Used

The S14W’s power and versatility make it a valuable tool for diverse metalworking applications across various industries and settings. Here’s a glimpse into its potential:

Heavy-Duty Industries:

  • Energy: Grinding and smoothing thick plates, deburring weldments, and finishing heavy equipment components.
  • Oil & Gas: Refining rough-cut pipes, polishing valves and flanges, and maintaining pressure vessels.
  • Petrochemical: Smoothing weld seams on tanks and reactors, finishing stainless steel equipment, and deburring machined parts.

Metal Fabrication & Manufacturing:

  • Knife Making: Achieving mirror-like blade finishes, shaping handles, and removing imperfections.
  • Cabinet Shops: Smoothing metal cabinet elements, creating decorative finishes, and finishing hardware.
  • Aerospace Manufacturing: Delicately shaping and polishing aircraft components, removing weld flash, and ensuring high precision.
  • Automotive: Smoothing body panels, finishing weld seams, and restoring vintage parts.

Metalworking Studios & Hobbyists:

  • Tool Restoration: Bringing old tools back to life with precision surface refinishing.
  • Metal Art & Sculpture: Shaping and polishing complex metal creations, achieving unique textural effects.
  • General Metalworking: Deburring machined parts, finishing small projects, and experimenting with various sanding techniques.

Beyond Metal:

  • Acrylic Fabrication: Polishing edges and surfaces of acrylic sheets, preparing them for further processing.