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Project by Houtje posted 1412 days ago 9721 views 126 times favorited 30 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Sometimes I’m a little bit lazy.
And want to do my sanding for small pieces the fastes way.
And here it is ….....
The sanding mop!!!

1. The sanding mop
2. Cut the pieces in length and cut small strips on the end and drill a hole in the middle.
3. Cut the head of a bolt and put them with the backside to eatchother.
4. Use some rubber spacers between them and screw an nut ion botb ands.
5. And ready to use…..

I made 3 of them with different grits 80 / 150 / 220
Also very handy with scrollsaw patterens

Houtje





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Woodwrecker

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#1 posted 1412 days ago

Great idea my friend.
I will have to make a few of those.
Thank you for sharing your ideas.

-- Having fun...Eric

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NBeener

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#2 posted 1412 days ago

Looks like a brush from the drive-through car wash :-)

Bet it does a fantastic job, too !

Great thinking. Thanks for sharing.

-- -- Neil

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cranesgonewild

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#3 posted 1412 days ago

Such a great idea for all my old sanding belts. Thanks for sharing.

-- I'm a Fungi --

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sandhill

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#4 posted 1412 days ago

You just filled my need!

-- Bob Egbert AKA Sandhill http://www.sandhillwoodworks.com/

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mafe

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#5 posted 1412 days ago

Brilliant idea!
This I have to try.
But I think not in the car wash… Laugh.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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Dennisgrosen

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#6 posted 1412 days ago

hmmm this I have to remember to try
thank´s for sharing the idea :-)

take care
Dennis

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rkoorman

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#7 posted 1412 days ago

dat is een goed idee!! that’s a good idea.
rick

-- http://thewoodworkersattic.blogspot.com/

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jayman7

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#8 posted 1412 days ago

Great idea! I always wanted to buy them but they’re quite expensive. This fits the bill.

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Ken90712

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#9 posted 1411 days ago

Too cool great saving’s on not buying a mop Great post!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Sodabowski

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#10 posted 1411 days ago

+1 !

-- Holy scrap Barkman!

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joey

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#11 posted 1411 days ago

Great Idea!!!

-- Joey~~Sabina, Ohio http://sleepydogwoodworking.blogspot.com/

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TJ65

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#12 posted 1411 days ago

That heaps better than the one I made, I cut mine into squares and well …. it ended up having corners and blank bits.
I will have to redo mine, thanx for posting.

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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johan

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#13 posted 1410 days ago

HI there its not been lazy,i,ts been productive I use these sanders every day and they save me a lot of time and labour.

-- Johan, South Africa, www.wildwoodboxes.co.za /www.knysnawoodworkers.co.za

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Jamie Speirs

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#14 posted 1410 days ago

Now thats clever

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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sandhill

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#15 posted 1409 days ago

By the way how long is each piece? How long is the cut? and last, how wide? This is a good idea..

-- Bob Egbert AKA Sandhill http://www.sandhillwoodworks.com/

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