Wood scrap bead tumbler- Hope it works. #1: First attempt.

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Blog entry by Bye Bye posted 01-02-2012 02:53 AM 3430 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I designed a wood scrap tumbler but the motor made from a ceiling fan would just get faster and faster even with a dimer switch so… I used a old Montgomery Ward drill I had.

-- "Bazinga"

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#1 posted 01-03-2012 03:06 AM

Love it. I’d like to make one that will hold sand to clean small arn pieces, nuts, bolts, etc. But really not any bigger than what you made, maybe a tad heavier.

-- Better woodworking through old hand tools.

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#2 posted 01-05-2012 05:17 AM


-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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