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Comfortable bow-shaped handle takes the strain off your fingers—ideal for curved and contoured workpieces!

Rockler Sanding Bow

Item #
50119
Rating:
78% of 100
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Rockler Sanding Bow

For sanding rounded contours, radiused corners or irregular shapes, reach for the Rockler Sanding Bow. Its comfortable bow-shaped handle takes the strain off your fingers and makes difficult sanding tasks feel like a walk in the park. Well-suited for a wide variety of sanding jobs, including curved table legs, carvings and guitar, ukulele and mandolin necks. A long stroke length of about a foot makes for fast sanding with less clogging.


Features:

  • Ideal for hard-to-sand curves and rounded contours
  • Glass fiber construction with rubber overmold for durability, comfort and grip
  • Hinged 2-piece handle with toothed hinge for setting belt tension
  • Tool-free knobs on both ends of bow for ease of abrasive adjustment/replacement
  • Narrow width lets you sand in tight areas
  • Folds up for compact storage
  • Use with cloth-backed sandpaper only (e.g. #22134, sold separately)
(1) Rockler Sanding Bow
More Information
Brand Rockler
Manufacturer Part Number GEN50119
Weight 0.7500
Tech Spec
  • Material: Glass fiber with rubber overmold
  • Overall Bow Width (with knobs): 1-5/8''
  • Fully Extended Bow Length: 12-1/4''
  • Folded Bow Length: 8-1/4''
  • Recommended Sanding Strip Lengths: 11-1/2'', 12-1/2'' and 13-1/2''
  • Compatible Sandpaper: 1'' wide cloth-backed (e.g. #22134, sold separately)
Technical Documents
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Prop 65 WarningWARNING: Drilling, sawing, sanding or machining wood products can expose you to wood dust, a substance known to the State of California to cause cancer. Avoid inhaling wood dust or use a dust mask or other safeguards for personal protection. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/wood.
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Nice tool.
Well built but hard to get teeth to probe the sandpaper. Good for curved areas.
February 6, 2019
Purchased
1 month ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
Sandig Bow
Worked great to sand down the diameter of the detail vacuum kit to get it on the hose
February 2, 2019
Purchased
3 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Works very well on turnings and finishing solid edging on plywood. Quick to setup and keeps fingers away from spinning wood.
January 27, 2019
Purchased
1 month ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Great addition
Very useful
January 25, 2019
Purchased
4 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Advanced
I've just started carving spoon ,and this is the perfect tool for sanding them.
January 13, 2019
Purchased
1 month ago
It helps with this new woodworker
Had planned on making one but this was a much better choice. Have found that cutting some bands ahead in varied grits is nice,may on my next Rockler order may purchase a second one and keep two grits ready to rock and roll.
January 13, 2019
Purchased
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Works great for rounding handles and more.
January 8, 2019
Purchased
2 months ago
Saved my hands and wrist
This is an excellent product and with the sandpaper pack, it works well.
January 7, 2019
Purchased
4 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Works perfectly for those to reach spots
December 31, 2018
Purchased
2 months ago
I think that this is a very good tool to have in the tool box.
I make knife scales for knife blanks. I bought 3 of these sanding bows so I can have a different grit sandpaper on each. I can clamp the scales down and switch back and forth depending on which grit I am wanting to use. I think that they are going to make the sanding time easier and shorter.
December 26, 2018
Purchased
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
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Looks interesting for working with rounded surfaces, legs and such. Hope it is helpful.
Roy H on Feb 18, 2019
looks like it will work
George T on Feb 3, 2019
Looks interesting for working with rounded surfaces, legs and such. Hope it is helpful.
Roy H on Feb 18, 2019
I carve spoons and have been dreaming about this tool for a long time. I am certain it will make my work easier and more effective! Jim
Jim L on Feb 3, 2019
looks like it will work
George T on Feb 3, 2019
Looks like it might assist c sanding furniture legs.
Ronald R on Feb 3, 2019
For a project
KENT T on Feb 3, 2019
You can actually sand an item using one hand while allowing your other hand to hold the item..
Arthur G on Jan 20, 2019
Perfect for upcoming projects!
Mike F on Jan 18, 2019
Need for sanding turned projects.
Stephen M on Jan 16, 2019
sanding bows seem to work
Charles P on Jan 15, 2019
Solution to difficult sanding tasks
B S on Jan 2, 2019
unique tool for sanding
John F on Jan 1, 2019
Unique
Philip T on Dec 30, 2018
This is good tool for sanding peaces I turn on my lathe..
James B on Dec 21, 2018
I do a lot of hand sanding of curved surfaces so will see how this works. Hopefully well.
Gary A on Dec 20, 2018
Round edges
Dawn M S on Dec 18, 2018
Didn't want to make one
Robert B on Dec 18, 2018
Dad wanted it.
Jessica R on Dec 14, 2018
Arthritis makes it tough when you're sanding small pieces this seems like an Ideal tool
Kenneth Scarborough E on Dec 14, 2018
gift for wood turner
Luke O on Dec 14, 2018
started learning to turn; looks like it would be helpful for finishing
SUSAN D on Dec 14, 2018
Gift
Janet M on Dec 14, 2018
On someone's Christmas wish list
Gayle S on Dec 13, 2018
Needed for irregular shapes
H U on Dec 10, 2018
sanding My small projects
Emma C on Dec 9, 2018
useful for bird carving
Patricia D on Dec 8, 2018
This will be great for sanding my walking sticks in some places. Hand sanding is so tiring when you get old. :)
Joe S on Dec 8, 2018
My husband asked for this as a Christmas gift
Melissa C on Dec 6, 2018
Ease sanding in tight spot
Doug L on Dec 3, 2018
Gift for another woodworker who works with odd shapes.
Richard B on Nov 29, 2018
Good choice for sanding in tight, tough spaces.
Judy Bristow U on Nov 29, 2018
To make sanding easier
Wayne S on Nov 28, 2018
Christmas present for a family member
Barbara A on Nov 28, 2018
My wooden handle bow broke. Giving this a try.
Robert D on Nov 27, 2018
This is my second Sanding Bow, having bought my first whilst on holiday in the US. The second Bow will allow me to use 180 grade in one and 320 in the other which will speed up work rather than having to change grades . If anyone is thinking about buying one, don’t think just order, they are a must in any workshop.
Howard F on Nov 26, 2018
it was on my dad's christmas wish list.
amanda kemp M on Nov 26, 2018
My Son-in-Law is really into wood crafting and he can always use tools.
Gerald F on Nov 25, 2018
Convenience
Jerry G on Nov 24, 2018
For my hubby
Tanja D on Nov 23, 2018
I am restoring a chair
Martin j on Nov 23, 2018
I think it would be a great help to my husband.
Barbara j. W on Nov 23, 2018
To sand logs for furniture and other curved surfaces
Jeffrey N on Nov 23, 2018
interesting
ALBERT E on Nov 21, 2018
Looks like this will work good for sanding round pieces.
Daniel T on Nov 18, 2018
Because it looks like it will do a great job to sand my canes and walking sticks
Roger T on Nov 17, 2018
Need flexible sanding on curves and other round items.
JIM M on Nov 15, 2018
My dad really wants to try this. We are excited to see if this works. It looks strong and sturdy.
Joanna V on Nov 14, 2018
For my work building walking canes and cabriole legs.
Veryl K on Nov 14, 2018
Christmas present for son in law.
Dorothy H on Nov 13, 2018
GIFT
Patricia S on Nov 11, 2018
Looks like a perfect sander for lathe work
norm abram of vermont on Nov 11, 2018
I carve spoons and have been dreaming about this tool for a long time. I am certain it will make my work easier and more effective! Jim
Jim L on Feb 3, 2019
Looks like it might assist c sanding furniture legs.
Ronald R on Feb 3, 2019
Can you use this on a lathe?
Walnut on Aug 15, 2018
BEST ANSWER: NO, it is not intended to be used on a lathe, that is considered a safety hazard.
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