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3 x 24 HAND BELT SANDER

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Project by kiefer posted 01-27-2017 12:47 AM 2274 views 14 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well I am back in the shop and today I took it easy and made a couple hand sanders that use a standard 3 X 24 sanding belt and cost very little as they are made from offcut plywood and a hinge and the base can be covered
with cork or leather which is what I did on these .
I made a video of the build and here is the link if you like to watch it
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxI0_ofkK4A&t=3s
give a thumbs up if you like it and subscribe .

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos





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#1 posted 01-27-2017 01:05 AM

I like it, Great idea for certain sanding applications. Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 01-27-2017 01:46 AM

I can see how this would be useful in few different ways. If you break a belt this would be a good way to get a little more life out of it by tacking it to your fixture. Good thinking Klaus.

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#3 posted 01-27-2017 02:18 AM

Always thinking! You’re getting more comfortable in being in front of the camera.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#4 posted 01-27-2017 02:22 AM

Another great idea Klaus! Well done…........

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#5 posted 01-27-2017 03:30 AM

Thanks for posting, great idea!!!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#6 posted 01-27-2017 04:39 AM

very cleaver

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#7 posted 01-27-2017 04:53 AM

You and your builds always amaze me, glad to hear that your back in the shop.

-- https://www.artisticwoodstudio.com/videos

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#8 posted 01-27-2017 05:47 AM

Hi Klaus… another clever and unique fancy sanding block/fixture… will have to remember this… COOL

Thank you very much!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: https://www.ncwoodworker.net/forums/index.php?media/albums/users/joe-lyddon.1389/

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#9 posted 01-27-2017 10:57 AM

Nice mallet to.

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#10 posted 01-27-2017 12:27 PM

Terrific!

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#11 posted 01-27-2017 02:57 PM

This is the way I like ! Perfect design to sand convex curves. Thanks.

Best,
Serge

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#12 posted 01-27-2017 03:41 PM

Great Idea!

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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#13 posted 01-27-2017 05:24 PM

Simply genius! I WILL be making this.

-- Live, lathe, and prosper. - William Gwin

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#14 posted 01-27-2017 06:01 PM

Very clever and easy way to tighten the belt and sanding curves feature is great too.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#15 posted 01-27-2017 08:55 PM

Great idea. Like many great ideas it is genial in it’s simplicity, you just have to think of it.

-- Bernard Delaey, Belgium - http://www.delaeywood.be

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