Item # 31294 BRAND: Eastwood

5 inch Wet Jitterbug Sander

Heavy duty professional quality tool for years of service
Heavy duty professional quality tool for years of service
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Heavy duty professional quality tool for years of service
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5 inch Wet Jitterbug Sander

Product Overview:

Description

Keep your work surface lubricated by dancing a jig with our wet sander system. This 5-inch jitterbug wet sander is a heavy-duty, professional-quality tool designed for many years of reliable service. By attaching a hose that steadily feeds water to the sanding pad, you don’t need to constantly add water from a bottle or sprayer, giving you two hands to work with when sanding single-stage, clear coat or primer.

  • High efficiency sealed ball bearing
  • Low vibration operation
  • Precision die-cast housing
  • Variable speed control hand paddle

This wet jitterbug sander features a high-efficiency sealed ball bearing drive assembly for smooth low vibration operation and long life. The precision die-cast housing provides a solid foundation and offers ergonomic, one-handed operation. It works at speeds up to 8,000 RPM that are controlled by an infinitely variable hand paddle and rotary knob speed limiting control. Attach it to any ¼-inch FNPT inlet on your shop compressor for air-powered wet sanding made simple.

We offer a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee on our pneumatic jitterbug wet sanders. Learn the basics of wet sanding in our video below or watch this in-depth demonstration for more about how these tools and techniques help you Do the Job Right.

Warranty

60 Day Warranty Eastwood Satisfaction Guarantee

Specifications

Replacement Sanding Disk 5” [127mm] Hook and Loop type
RPM 8,000 free speed
Orbit Size 3/32” [2.4mm]
Minimum Air Consumption 7.1 CFM [201 lm]
Inlet thread size 1/4” FNPT
Water Hose Length 13 feet [4 meters]
Sanding disc are not included.

FAQs

Do I need to use water with this Sander? No

In the Box

Contents

  • (1) Jitterbug Wet Sanding Tool
  • (1) 4mm Hex Key Wrench
  • (1) 1/4” Male NPT
  • Quick Disconnect Fitting
  • (1) Water Hose
  • (1) Water Pickup Assembly

Guides & Accessories

Instructions

Safety Information

Always read the instruction manual before using this product.Always were proper safety equipment while opperating this tool.

Accessories

  • 31331 400 Grit 5inch Wet Jitterbug Sandpaper
  • 31333 800 Grit 5inch Wet Jitterbug Sandpaper
  • 31335 1000 Grit 5inch Wet Jitterbug Sandpaper

Application Tips

High Efficiency Sealed Ball Bearing

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Questions & Answers

As the sanding disks are hook and loop, can I use any hook and loop sanding pads for wet sanding, or just Eastwood brand? I need to use 3000 grit.

Asked by: Tartan3000
Any 5" hook and loop pads with the holes in the surface for the water to pass through should work great.
Answered by: ZachC
Date published: 2022-01-12

If I needed to sand a ceiling would the water system still work of if I held the sander upside down?

Asked by: Zachy
The factory does no recommend upside down operation, could cause water into the rotating mechanism and rust parts.
Answered by: Kelly H
Date published: 2021-12-02

Can I use this for finishing/polishing concrete?

Asked by: Estevan
The Eastwood 5 inch wet sanding jitter bug is designed for sanding/polishing automotive paints. Unfortunately we do not have data pertaining to the performance of this tool when working with concrete.
Answered by: vince
Date published: 2021-05-12

Do you have finer sandpaper then 1000 grit?

Asked by: nix55
Unfortunately, at this current time we do not. I will be sure to mention the interest to our Product manager.
Answered by: Kelly H
Date published: 2021-07-13

Would you recommend this for sanding cured epoxy resin items? I current wet sand by hand. 

Asked by: Jess
Yes the Eastwood 5 inch Wet Jitterbug Sander (31294) it is recommended to sand cured epoxy coatings. The rate of material removal will be dependent upon the grit rating of the sand paper disc used.
Answered by: vince
Date published: 2020-12-07

who makes the Wet Jitterbug?

Asked by: Donnie
This product is manufactured in Taiwan to Eastwood specifications and testing procedures.
Answered by: John S
Date published: 2020-10-29

Can it be used to remove spray off of a car?

Asked by: Zay1296
I would not recommend this to remove over-spray off an existing finish, it would be to aggressive.
Answered by: John S
Date published: 2020-05-21

Is this a true D/A or just a vibrater.?

Asked by: kipy
This is not a true DA sander- it just simply vibrates.
Answered by: Kelly H
Date published: 2019-10-17
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5 inch Wet Jitterbug Sander
$172.99
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