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Top 3 Orbital Sanders for 2022!

An essential tool for every DIY wood worker is of course an orbital sander. The question is, which orbital sander to buy? Today we're showing off GLI Construction Services top 3 corded orbital sanders for 2022!


To start things off, here's a video showcasing our top 3 picks:


For clarification, the tools used are sourced from the available orbital sanders in the Philippines. In the video, each power tool is quickly reviewed and the key features are mentioned.


1. DeWalt's Corded Sander (Model DWE6423)

Here are some of DeWalt's key features:

  1. Has a dust-sealed switch for a longer switch life span.

  2. Has a universal quick connector for attaching to other vacuum systems.

  3. Can reach up to 12,000 OPM.

  4. Has variable speed.

  5. Includes one (1) sanding paper

  6. Has a smaller build size compared to the other brands.

  7. It's market price is the highest amongst the group.

2. SKIL Corded Sander (Model 7471)

Here are some SKIL's key features:

  1. Wattage is set at 300W.

  2. Has a dust-sealed switch for a longer switch life span.

  3. Has variable speed.

  4. The no load-speed is set at 13,000RPM.

  5. Has a unique dust collector attachment called "X-Flow", making it stand out compared to DeWalt and Lotus.

  6. Includes five (5) sanding paper.

  7. Has a universal quick connector for attaching to other vacuum systems.

  8. It's market price is in the middle compared to DeWalt and Lotus.

3. Lotus Sander (Model LTEX300/VX)

Here are some Lotus' key features:

  1. Wattage is set at 280W.

  2. The no load-speed is set at 13,000RPM.

  3. Does not have a dust-sealed switch.

  4. Does not have variable speed.

  5. Includes one (1) sanding paper. It also accepts hook-and-loop sanding paper.

  6. Has a comfortable grip, perfect for long usage.

  7. It is the more affordable option compared to the other two brands.

Conclusion

Each sander has it's pros and cons, and depending on what you're looking for, the tool for you may differ. If you're looking for a budget friendly sander, Lotus is for you. If you're looking for a good dust collecting feature, SKIL would be your best choice. If you're looking for a durable and light-weight sander, you should choose DeWalt.


You can purchase these items directly at our showroom located at Infinity Square Building, Bucal Bypass Road, Calamba, Laguna. You can also use Google Maps or Waze by searching "GLI Construction Supplies Trading".


Aside from sanders, GLI Construction Services also sells power tools, construction materials, construction equipment, hand tools and accessories. Other services offered are:

  1. Build and Design services: GLI accepts construction projects for residential, industrial, and commercial sectors.

  2. Power tool distributor services: GLI is the authorized distributor of Ryobi power tools and Kyocera power tools here in the Philippines. We have over 60+ authorized dealers (as of 2022) across the nation. If you're interested in becoming an authorized dealer, send us an email here: sales@gliconstructionservices.com

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