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Forum topic by Dave Price posted 04-11-2010 03:10 AM 2347 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-11-2010 03:10 AM

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Maybe i improvise to much but these work great for push blocks. They are drywall sanding sponges for around 5 bucks.


-- Dave Price , Roswell New Mexico

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#1 posted 04-11-2010 05:05 AM

Excellent idea, Dave…and if the Mrs. ever wants to you finally re-do that bathroom….

-- Lloyd Kerry; creator of the Kerry-All Pouch,

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#2 posted 04-11-2010 07:06 AM

Dave….I have the exact same “push blocks” in my shop too! Just have to keep myself from grabbing one when I need to rough sand something fast…..they tend to be a little expensive for that.

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#3 posted 01-13-2012 11:05 AM

Tried to google those Norton sand blocks and nothing comes up. Guess you bought the last pair on the planet.
Any idea where to buy them?


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#4 posted 01-13-2012 03:27 PM

I’m pretty sure i bought them at home depot, i still have them so i haven’t looked for any since i bought these. If i remember right they were in the paint section with the rest of the sand paper. Good luck

-- Dave Price , Roswell New Mexico

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#5 posted 01-14-2012 08:19 AM

Thanks Dave…will take a look to see if they carry them or something comparable.

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#6 posted 01-14-2012 03:07 PM

Thanks for the tip Dave. Great idea. God I love this website.

-- Ken --------- never try and put 5 lbs. of tenon in a 3 lb. mortise.

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#7 posted 01-14-2012 04:43 PM

Very cool !

Dask: I think they’re these.

-- -- Neil

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#8 posted 01-15-2012 04:41 AM

Coincidentally on close out at peachtree right now

I prefer the concrete floats at the Borg. Nice firm sticky foam base. Good handles. Disposable.

-- Dave, Oak Park, IL

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#9 posted 01-15-2012 05:38 AM

That’s creative thinking well done.


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