The 3000-series of machines are built with the heaviest production requirements in mind. They are designed to handle such applications as calibrating, white-wood sanding, cross grain removal, veneer sanding, sealer sanding, brushing/denibbing, distressing, or a combination of these applications. This series of machine can be built in both top and bottom configurations.


  • Heavy duty construction designed to handle 24-7 production needs
  • Machines built in widths from 25″ to 64″ and multiple head frames
  • Dual infeed and outfeed pinch rolls to ensure parts feed through machine properly
  • One- to four-head configurations with drum, cutter head, brush, disc, or combination heads
  • Machines built in both top and bottom configurations
  • Individual cam adjustment down to .001″ per head for accurate sanding
  • Air-loaded cylinder for automated belt tensioning
  • Automatic abrasive belt tracking to ensure proper belt alignment during operation


Belt Size
Width: 25″ to 64″ Length: 75″ to 103″
Motor Size
15 HP to 75 HP
Number of Heads
1 to 4
Drum Size
150 mm to 280 mm
Drum Duro
35 to 90 Durometers Available
Feed Motor
2 HP to 7.5 HP

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Apex Machine Group 3000 series wood sanding machine