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RIDGID 6 in. Variable-Speed Dual Random Orbital Sander with AIRGUARD Technology

Model # R26111|Store SKU # 1000177133

Overview

Model # R26111 Store SKU # 1000177133

Dual random orbit settings with variable speed motor, dials in the perfect finish for all applications and adjustable front handle for maximum comfort.

  1. Powerful 4.0 Amp Soft Start Motor provides gradual acceleration and consistent power for a more even finish.
  1. Integrated Brake Pad for a gouge-free workpiece.
  1. Electronic Variable Speed Control 4,000-10,000 OPM (no load speeds).
  1. Dual Random Orbit Settings 1/8¨ for fine finishing or 1/4¨ for aggressive stock removal.
  1. 2 Position / Removable Front Pommel Handle for superior ergonomics and flush sanding capability.
  1. Lifetime Service Agreement: Free parts and service for life with registration
  1. 12 Foot All Rubber Cord with Cord Wrap for added durability and convenience.

Specifications

Dimensions

Assembled Depth (in inches)
7.09
Assembled Height (in inches)
8.5
Assembled Weight (in lbs)
8.72
Assembled Width (in inches)
7.09
Packaged Depth (in inches)
13.9
Packaged Height (in inches)
8
Packaged Weight (In lbs)
7.1
Packaged Width (in inches)
7

Details

Amps
4
Batteries Included
No
Battery Amp Hours
0
Battery Power Type
Hardwired
Certified
Yes
Chuck Type
Hex
Cordless/Corded
Corded
Country of Origin
CN-China
Handheld or Stationary
Handheld
Laser Guide
No
Motor
Brushless
Number of Batteries Included
0
Number of Speeds
1
Random Orbit
Yes
Variable Speed
Yes
Voltage (volts)
120

Warranty / Certifications

Lifetime Service Agreement with registration within 90 days of purchase. For more details on this warranty, please call 1-866-539-1710, or visit www.RIDGID.com
6 in. Variable-Speed Dual Random Orbital Sander with AIRGUARD TechnologyRIDGID 6 in. Variable-Speed Dual Random Orbital Sander with AIRGUARD TechnologyDual random orbit settings with variable speed motor, dials in the perfect finish for all applications and adjustable front handle for maximum comfort.
RIDGID
1000177133
CAD1112021-10-19
The Home Depot Canada
6 in. Variable-Speed Dual Random Orbital Sander with AIRGUARD Technology is rated 3.9 out of 5 by 385.
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Rated 1 out of 5 by from ridgid 6" I replace my original ridgid 6 " and the new one has excessive vibration
Date published: 2021-10-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Mean, lean, little sanding machine Worth ever penny. Needed it to finish sanding a floor after my 5in DA bought the farm, and this thing worked great. Ergonomic and powerful. Even can hook a shop vac up to the back to help with dust. Wish I had one years ago.
Date published: 2021-10-05
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Too heavy, didn’t like it.... Too heavy, didn’t like it.
Date published: 2021-08-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent power. Nicely weighted and easy to work with.... Excellent power. Nicely weighted and easy to work with.
Date published: 2021-07-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good sander well-built nice balance great price with lifetime warranty how can you beat that Good sander well-built nice balance great price with lifetime warranty how can you beat that
Date published: 2021-07-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of my favorite sanders always my go to.. One of my favorite sanders always my go to..
Date published: 2021-06-25
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Broke almost immediately Broke after using for 30 minutes. Bit the bullet and bought a Mirka. Much better choice.
Date published: 2021-06-21
Rated 2 out of 5 by from sanded great but did not last long sanded great but did not last long
Date published: 2021-05-17
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How good is rue dust collection

Is the dust collection any better than an equal qualtiy sander? Ive got four cordless sanders and dust collection is average. Is this one any better?
Asked by: Trevor
Hi, Trevor. Thank you for your interest in the RIDGID 4 Amp Corded 6 in. Variable-Speed Dual Random Orbital Sander with AIRGUARD Technology. This product has a great dust collection system. When the sander is not connected to vacuum, always install dust bag back on sander to ensure the the dust collection will work properly. Thank you for asking, if you have further questions and would like to speak with a RIDGID Customer Experience Professional, all contact services are available Monday- Friday from 9am to 6pm (est) to contact us toll free please call 866.539.1710. Other methods of contact offered are email (24 hr response) or live chat, to speak with someone immediately at https://register.ridgidpower.com/contact I hope this helps! - Jewel
Answered by: RIDGID Power Tool Team
Date published: 2021-09-13

Have all the issues/flaws been corrected from 2010 - 2018 from viewers?

Asked by: Larry
Larry, thank you for your interest in the RIDGID 4 Amp Corded 6 in. Variable-Speed Dual Random Orbital Sander with AIRGUARD Technology. You stick to strict quality standards and constantly adapt when we learn that there is a problem. Thank you for asking, If you have further questions and would like to speak with a RIDGID Customer Experience Professional, please call, 1-866-539-1710 M-F from 9am-6pm EST. Hope this helps! - Vini
Answered by: RIDGID Power Tool Team
Date published: 2021-08-08

yes I was wondering about this sander. Does it have brushes that i will have to replace ?

yes I was wondering about this sander. Does it have brushes that i will have to replace ?
Asked by: johnny
It is not brushless. It is however very powerful and backed by Rigid’s lifetime warranty.
Answered by: GLine
Date published: 2021-08-08

can i used self adhesive sanding discs with this

Asked by: HomeDepotCustomer
I would like to know if it uses sticky pads or hook an loop
Answered by: Lee
Date published: 2020-09-22

Hello! Will this fit directly onto the 2.5" Rigid ShopVac hose or will I need an adapter? Thank y...

Hello! Will this fit directly onto the 2.5" Rigid ShopVac hose or will I need an adapter? Thank you!
Asked by: TO
Hi To, Yes, the RIDGID 4 Amp Corded 6 in. Variable-Speed Dual Random Orbital Sander with AIRGUARD Technology comes equipped with and onboard vacuum adaptor that fits standard 1-1/4 in. or 2-1/2 in. hoses for a cleaner, virtually dust-free work environment. Thanks for asking! - Eve
Answered by: RIDGID Power Tool Team
Date published: 2021-08-08

do all of the rigid sanders have a lifetime service gaurentee? I bought one about 10 years ago an...

do all of the rigid sanders have a lifetime service gaurentee? I bought one about 10 years ago and the sanding plate came off.
Asked by: Ric
I think it's 3 years warranty.
Answered by: DerektheRed
Date published: 2020-09-14

How does it do on decks??

Asked by: Clarence
Clarence, Thank you for contacting us about the RIDGID 4 Amp Corded 6 in. Variable-Speed Dual Random Orbital Sander with AIRGUARD Technology. It would depend on what kind of deck. You may use this tool for the purposes listed below:  Sanding wood or wood product surfaces  Sanding steel surfaces  Removing rust from steel surfaces Thank you, JJ
Answered by: RIDGID Power Tool Team
Date published: 2020-07-24

Can I get replacement pads for this sander

Asked by: Clifford
Hi Clifford, Thank you for contacting us concerning the RIDGID 4 Amp Corded 6 in. Variable-Speed Dual Random Orbital Sander with AIRGUARD Technology. Yes you can purchase those at Home Depot, or for assistance with parts you may contact us at 866-539-1710 Monday through Friday 9am-6pm (est). Thank you, JJ
Answered by: RIDGID Power Tool Team
Date published: 2020-07-11
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