The Makita 3 in. x 21 in. Belt Sander combines power and speed with ease-of-use features for superior performance. Ideal for woodworkers, carpenters, furniture makers, floor installers, deck builders and general contractors, the powerful 8.8 Amp motor with electronic speed control maintains constant speed under load, while the variable speed control allows you to match the speed to the application to get the results you demand. Featuring outstanding dust collection, this sander has a front grip design for comfortable use, an extra long cord for easy maneuverability and is durably made for long-lasting and reliable performance.