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Jitterbug

A reciprocating or oscillating sander that uses a coated abrasive sheet affixed to a felt or rubber back-up for flat sanding and finishing.

Joint

See Belt Splice.

Joint Angle

The angle of the belt splice in relation to the edge of the belt. Expressed in degrees.

Joint Hinging

A condition describing a belt joint that has taken an inward fix (gulled effect) at the point of joining. On lighter weight products, the hinge will pull out under tension. On heavier weight products the ?hinge? may resist pulling out and could weaken the belt joint and mark the workpiece.

Jumbo

A large roll of coated abrasive product as it is wound after the manufacturing process. Jumbos are then fabricated into finished shapes (sheets, discs, belts, etc.) for industrial and consumer use.

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