I bought a new Craftsman belt sander yesterday, top of the line
When I pulled the trigger, the motor hummed briefly then the belt
came up to speed. While running, if I let off on the trigger
it wouldn't restart until it had coasted to a complete stop.
I've had several belt sanders and I expect instant response to the
trigger. I took it back and swapped it for another one. It does the
So, did I get two faulty units or is this some new "feechur?"
The Sears clerk didn't comment when I described the symptoms.
Feature or flaw, it's going back, and this time for a refund. I just
don't see this behavior being useful in this tool.