LumberJocks

Gonna make me a disc sander

  • Advertise with us
This blog is written by joein10asee | 3 entries so far

Latest Entry

Disc sander ... plan B ... or is it C? #1: Disc sander - Temporarily on hold- updated 02/11/13

437 days ago by joein10asee | 11 comments »

I STILL dont think I’ve got this whole multi-part blog thingy figured out yet. So here I am trying to see if I can actually make a “part 2” ... which should actually be part 3 or 4. Anyhooo…. I did manage to finally build my shop made disc sander. YEA ME! On the first attempt I was using a like-new Baldor 110v / 1725rpm motor but unfortunately I realized it was less than a quarter-horsepower, so it was WAAAY underpowered. In just trying to sand the edge of the disc, I was all but stopping it with my hand-held sanding block. .. I did have several other motors in my shop, and they were 110v, but they both ran at 3450rpm which is much too fast for sanding. ...

Read this entry »

Older Entries


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase