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Project by rnw posted 01-17-2016 06:52 AM 2957 views 25 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Sander made from plans by Stumpy Nubs .com. Exception is that I made a slot in top plate to enable sanding one edge or side of board.

-- Bob W, Simi Valley, California





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TheWoodfather

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#1 posted 01-17-2016 09:11 AM

Looks like there is a bit of time invested in this, does it work well?
Very good looking.

-- www.thewoodfather.com - A daddy that loves playing with his kiddies and his tools!

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S_Bove

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#2 posted 01-17-2016 10:59 AM

nice one. how is it working ?

BR SB

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#3 posted 01-17-2016 02:56 PM

I have the same question as the others, how does it work? How bout the cost and where to get the materials? And, how does it work? I like the looks of it very much and would like to make one myself.

-- DWelch. Michigan, The only dumb question is the one not asked!

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splintergroup

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#4 posted 01-17-2016 03:29 PM

Looks like it is built like a tank! The top sander is a nice dual-purpose addition. I don’t really understand these, is the out feed portion of the top raised slightly higher (like the out feed table on a jointer)?

Do you have a system for dust collection?

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#5 posted 01-17-2016 04:17 PM

It looks like a fine machine. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 01-17-2016 04:20 PM

Excellent work, wish I had room for one in my shop.

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

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#7 posted 01-17-2016 04:54 PM

Nicely done. What was the final $$ spent on this?

-- Drew in Ohio -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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devann

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#8 posted 01-17-2016 05:04 PM

That’s cool Bob. Well done. I was wonder when I’d see it on this site. Post some more please. and I’d like to give a tip of the hat to Bob. He’s the one that introduced me to this site, thanks man.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#9 posted 01-17-2016 05:43 PM

Beautiful maschine. Very clean job.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 01-17-2016 05:54 PM

Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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#11 posted 01-17-2016 07:05 PM

great job on this Bob, .did you add the top plate ?,got the plans just havent got to it yet , looks strong

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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gfadvm

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#12 posted 01-18-2016 01:08 AM

Congrats on a job well done. How wide did you build your drum?

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#13 posted 01-18-2016 04:28 AM

Nice job Bob.
That came out great and I bet you get a lot of use from it.

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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Underdog

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#14 posted 01-20-2016 06:05 PM

That’s looking very good Bob.
I’ve had my eye on those plans for several weeks, so I too wonder how well it’s working, and what the final cost was.
And how well does the feed belt track?

-- "woodworker with an asterisk"

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Theewoodworking

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#15 posted 02-04-2016 12:22 PM

Nice project

My wood project
http://thewoodprojects.blogspot.com/

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