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Proper Air Pressure for Pump Drum Sanders

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Do not over inflate. The correct amount of rubber tube pressure can easily be determined by a little experimenting. The pressure depends on the size of the drum, the rpm, and the work being done.

Suggested Air Pressure for Pneumatic Drum Sanders

Drum Size

Air Pressure PSI

Maximum PSI

1-1/8"

8

10

1-3/4"

8

10

2-1/4"

8

10

3-1/4"

6

8

4-3/8"

6

8

6-1/4"

2

2-1/2

8-1/4"

1-1/2

2

DO NOT exceed the above maximum PSI.  Possible damage to the drum or the operator could result from over inflation.



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