Rough Grinding, Smoothing and Polishing Edges of
For Use with 4" x 106" Belts
Added Operator Protection Standard Safety Shield
Operates on 110 Volts AC
There are some quality products that never really get old – they just get better
as the years pass. This is the case for the world famous Somaca 106" Belt
Machine. It's a machine that has been the workhorse and mainstay for most glass
shops in the U.S., Canada and throughout the world.
Width: 24 in (610 mm)
Depth: 23 in (584 mm)
Height: 72 in (1829 mm)
Additional Product Information:
Since 1932, glassworkers have learned to rely on the 106" to fulfill their glass
grinding and polishing requirements. Reliability, versatility and durability are
the words that best describe this renowned machine. A machine that has been made
with pride by American craftsmen for over 70 years, using American-made
Major Features of the 106
106" Abrasive Belt Machine
This machine uses standard 4" x 106" abrasive belts. One 120 grit belt
(CRL4X106120X), one pair of safety glasses, and one approved respirator,
(ES8710), are furnished with each machine. A safety shield is mounted to the
1HP, 110/220 volt, 60 cycle, single phase, 3450 RPM, capacitor-type wired to
toggle switch, cord and plug. All machines are wired for 110 volts unless
Pulleys (Idler and Driven)
5" diameter, cast iron, machine trued and balanced.
Belt Tension Device
Eccentric type with locking handle, and control knob for tracking.
Platens Available (Choice of One)
A. Rubber Contact Platen with 24" long glass rest and five
3" dia. wheels. (2625587).
B. 3M Flat Metal Cushioned Platen (optional). (2626674).
C. 3M Replacement Pad. (2620099).
D. Double Roller (optional). (2628442).
Sealed standard ball bearings throughout in cast iron housings.
Water line with solenoid control valve and low consumption
water spray nozzle (3.5 gph @ 30 psi) for wet grinding of
glass. Water is automatically turned on when motor starts.
Optional recirculating coolant systems: (2622110) - 110V plug in; (2622230) -
230V wire in.