Two-way belt sander jig

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Project by BOBAH posted 07-24-2016 06:58 AM 2074 views 14 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have put together a belt sander jig that can be used for both edge sanding and tool sharpening – you just need to flip it from side to side and replace support piece.

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#1 posted 07-24-2016 09:49 AM

Excellent jig. You never know when you will need any of those variations.

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#2 posted 07-24-2016 10:36 AM

Just love it, well done. As soon as i get a belt sander Ill be needing a jig like this

-- I'm not creative, I'm just bad at copying

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#3 posted 07-24-2016 12:00 PM


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#4 posted 07-24-2016 12:04 PM

Very ingenious!!


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#5 posted 07-24-2016 03:35 PM

Great Idea Bobuh. That’s exactly what I’m looking’ for. Hope ya don’t mind if I copy it?

-- Mark

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#6 posted 07-24-2016 05:01 PM

This is a very handy jig. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#7 posted 07-24-2016 07:56 PM

very nice …..... good idea ….... GREAT JOB


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#8 posted 07-25-2016 07:25 AM

What is the 45* ramp used for ?

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#9 posted 07-25-2016 03:31 PM

@woodtablet: it helps use the full belt width when sanding small pieces.

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#10 posted 07-25-2016 03:47 PM

nice jig

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