South Bend SB1096 - 37" 15 HP 3-Phase Wide-Belt Sander

Regular price $15,495.00

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Introducing the SB1096 South Bend 37" 15 HP 3-Phase Wide-Belt Sander.

Designed for industrial-level production work. It features a 15 HP drum motor and independent motors with digital controls for table elevation and conveyor speed. The machine accommodates a variety of work sizes, from 1/8" thick pieces to large tables and slabs.

The automatic side-to-side movement of the sanding belt enhances sanding results and extends belt life. Safety features include an amp/load meter, built-in regulator/water separator, emergency stop panel, and disc brake.

Replacement belts for the SB1096 are available for purchase. The machine is built to South Bend high-precision industrial standards and comes with a 2-year warranty.

Your machine comes with a comprehensive, easy to follow manual written by the South Bend HQ documentation department right here in the USA.

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  • Motor: 15 HP, 220V/440V*, 3-phase
  • Conveyor feed motor: 1 HP
  • Elevation motor: 1/4 HP
  • Max. stock size: 36" W x 5-3/4" T
  • Min. stock size: 14" L x 1/8" T
  • Sanding belt size: 37" x 60"
  • Sanding belt speed: 2600 FPM
  • Sanding belt stroke: Variable, 5/16"-5/8"
  • Platen size: 3-1/2" x 37-3/4"
  • Conveyor speed: Variable, 15-49 FPM
  • Dust ports: 3, Size: 5"
  • Air requirement: 75 PSI
  • Footprint: 21-1/2" x 51-1/2"
  • Dimensions: 81" W x 50" D x 66-1/2" H
  • Approximate shipping weight: 1826 lbs.


  • Independent motor controls
  • Keypad controls for table elevation with digital readout
  • Adjustable sanding belt oscillation speed
  • Micro-adjustable graphite/felt platen
  • Amp/load meter
  • Built-in air regulator/water separator
  • Pneumatic belt tensioning
  • Rubber infeed and outfeed pressure rollers
  • Emergency stop panel and disc brake
  • U.S.-based customer service and technical support

*The machine is prewired for 220V, and rewiring to 440V is possible for a fee of $385. Contact Mark Newton Custom Woodcraft Technical Support at (818) 469-1345 before placing the order.

Due to its size, this item requires delivery to a loading dock or unloading with a forklift. Liftgate service is not available.

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