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Project by JeremyT posted 12-27-2014 11:30 PM 1246 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed a solution for my spindle sander as I am way too short to operate this thing on my workbench.
Picked up some cheap lumber at the BORG and tried my hand at mortise and tenon joinery. I hogged out the majority of the mortises on the drill press and finished with a chisel. After a dozen or so I felt pretty confident though the chip-out in this lumber was significant. I left the plywood panels unattached. The bottom one isn’t going anywhere and the top one removes so the sander can sit lower to slide under my table saw.

-- Jeremy - San Antonio, TX





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NormG

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#1 posted 12-28-2014 12:15 AM

Very nice sanding station piece

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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ic3ss

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#2 posted 12-28-2014 12:23 AM

I just bought the jet jbos-5 and am now having to come up with a storage solution. This makes a lot of sense, nice job.

Wayne

-- "I am endeavoring, ma'am, to construct a mnemonic memory circuit using stone knives and bear skins."

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MrGoodCat

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#3 posted 12-28-2014 05:33 PM

Thank you for sharing this. I’ve wanted to build an end table with a sink cutout of granite I’ve had. This is the perfect design for my breezeway. Being new to woodworking it’s very hard for me to come up with a design out of my own mind. If I see it I can build it. So with your permission I’d like to use this as a blueprint with some twists. Thank you.

-- I dream of a world where a chicken can cross the road without having their motives questioned.

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#4 posted 12-28-2014 09:13 PM

MrGoodCat – please use it as you see fit. I would love to see pics when you finish.

-- Jeremy - San Antonio, TX

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#5 posted 12-29-2014 05:54 AM

I like it. Nice and sturdy I’ll bet. Handsome piece my friend.

-- "It's not scrap until it's sawdust", and maybe not even then...MAKwoods

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