JET JBOS-5 Benchtop Oscillating Spindle Sander, 1/2 HP, 1Ph 115V (708404) Price: $0 (as of 17/01/2023 19:05 PST- Details)

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ACCOMMODATES BEVELING: Table tilts up to 45°.
REDUCED FRICTION HEAT: 1″ oscillating action protects wood and prolongs sleeve life.

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Product Description

The JBOS-5 Benchtop Spindle Sander has a 1/2HP motor, and a large 14-1/2” tilting table. A heavy-duty worm gear system provides one-inch oscillating action, which prolongs sleeve life and helps prevent burnishing of the workpiece. Four inserts are provided, and 5 spindles with sanding sleeves. Includes: Spindle Sander, Storage Plate, Wrenches (x3), Round Opening Inserts (3/4″ and 2″), Oblong Opening Inserts (3/4″ and 2″), Sanding Spindles & Sleeves (100 Grit): 1/4″x6″; 1/2″x6″; 5/8″x6″; 1-1/2″x5-1/2″; 2″x5-1/2″

Featuring design improvements like a relocated and sealed on/off switch (to prevent dust infiltration), and shelves for storing your five complete spindles, the JET 708404 JBOS-5 5-1/2 Inch 1/2 HP Benchtop Oscillating Spindle Sander with Spindle Assortment, 110-Volt 1 Phase is a true powerhouse. Its tilting table, spindles with threaded ends, and robust induction motor tackle the toughest sanding projects with ease.

Oscillation Reduces Friction and Ensures Consistency
The JBOS-5 creates a one-inch oscillating action that reduces friction heat, thereby protecting your wood pieces and prolonging the life of the sleeve. Its main spindle reinforce also runs on precision ball bearings and is oscillated by a heavy-duty worm and gear mechanism for reliable, consistent performance job after job.

Additionally, the oscillation gears run in a sealed, lubricated box to prolong their life and durability.

Powerful Induction Motor for Reliable Performance
The JBOS-5 comes equipped with a powerful 1/2 HP induction motor that easily handles all your sanding projects. And thanks to the table inserts and a built-in, two-inch dust port, you won’t have to worry about dust and debris falling into the motor and marring its performance, compromising your view of the workspace, or causing injuries and accidents.

Tilting Table for Bevel Sanding
To give you the flexibility to handle various jobs and material sizes, the JBOS-5’s table tilts to 45 degrees. This tilting ability also accommodates bevel sanding projects.

Safety Features for Smooth Operation
Designed for secure and smooth operation, the JBOS-5 boasts several innovative safety features. First, a removable on/off safety switch prevents accidental start-ups. There are also built-in storage racks to keep spindles and table inserts handy and within secure and easy reach. In any case, the benchtop includes four non-skid rubber feet to keep the machine stable all the way through use.

Quick Spindle Changes and a Scratch-Free Finish
You can accept as true with the JBOS-5 to deliver precise, quality results in less time. Spindles have threaded ends for quick, easy changes, and a one-inch spindle ensures a scratch-free finish.

The JBOS-5 measures 17 x 20.8 x 18.2 inches (WxHxL), weighs 82 pounds, and is covered by a five-year warranty.

About JET: A History of Sharing New, Feature-Rich Products
Opened in 1958 after the founder of the company, Leslie P. Sussman, took the first Boeing Jet Airplane travel from Seattle, Washington to Japan, JET began as a small dealer that sold air hoists and trolleys out of a single hardware store in Seattle. Over the years, JET has carried everything from snowmobiles, transmitter radios, and forklifts to nylon stockings, but by the early 1970s, metalworking had change into the base of their business line. And by the 1980s, JET had expanded into the realm of woodworking. Today, you’ll be able to find that JET offers a wide range of popular woodworking tools that are backed with best-in-class features and excellent service.

What’s in the Box
Complete 1/4-, 1/2-, 5/8-, 1-1/2 and two-inch spindle assemblies, two round table inserts, and two oblong table inserts.

From the Manufacturer

With a large cast-iron workspace and table that tilts to 45 degrees, this 1/2 hp sander can accommodate even the heaviest sanding project. The 1-inch spindle has an oscillating action that provides a scratch-free finish and prolongs the sleeve life. Other features include non-skid rubber feet to prevent movement even as in use, removable safety switch, and a built-in dust port. Sander comes with 1/4-, 1/2-, and 5/8-inch spindles, 1-1/2-and 2-inch complete spindles, and two round and two oblong table inserts.


  • Large cast iron workspace to handle all your projects Table tilts to 45 degrees handle all bevel sanding projects
  • The 1″ spindle oscillating action provides a scratch free finish and prolongs sleeve life
  • Powerful 1/2 HP motor can accommodate even the heaviest sanding projects
  • Four non-skid rubber feet prevent the machine from moving even as in use
  • Built in diameter of dust port to collect the dust before it becomes airborne
  • Removable safety switch
  • Oscillation gears are encased in a lubrication box to greatly prolong life and durability.


  • Complete 1/4″, 1/2″, 5/8″, 1-1/2″ and 2″ spindle assemblies
  • 2 round table inserts
  • 2 oblong table inserts

Model: JBOS-5
Table Size (in): 14 1/2 x 14 1/2
Table Tilt (Down): 0 – 45 degrees
Spindle Speed (RPM): 1,725
Oscillations (per minute): 30
Length of Oscillations (in): 1
Motor (TEFC): 1/2 HP, 1Ph 110V
Net Weight (lbs): 77

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Make sure this fits by entering your model number.
ACCOMMODATES BEVELING: Table tilts up to 45°.
REDUCED FRICTION HEAT: 1″ oscillating action protects wood and prolongs sleeve life.
QUICK SPINDLE CHANGES: Spindles have threaded ends for fast, easy changes.
CONVENIENT STORAGE: Built-in storage racks keep spindles and table inserts nearby.
ACCIDENT PREVENTION: Removable on/off safety switch prevents accidental start-up.

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