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My Sandpaper Storage Box

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Project by Trev_Batstone posted 933 days ago 2252 views 7 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This was today’s project. A storage box for the workshop to hold my various grits of sandpaper. Now I know where to look for my sandpaper instead of sheets and partial sheets scattered all over the place. It was built to accommodate the standard 9”x11” sheets. Conveniently located between my shop stereo system and my scroll saw.

-- LIVE, LAUGH, CUT WOOD.





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Ian Hawthorne

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#1 posted 933 days ago

Nice one Trev – I have had one for quite a few years that I got from jointech, worth its weight in gold.

Ian

-- Coming soon the new improved Neat hinge! http://hawthornecrafts.com/our-blog/

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DaveGlx

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#2 posted 933 days ago

looking great mate.

-- Dave -

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Belg1960

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#3 posted 932 days ago

Trev, nice practical project a little how to on how you created the arced dividers would be appreciated.

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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Trev_Batstone

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#4 posted 932 days ago

Well, belg1960, to cut the arcs on the dividers, I just used the plastic lid from an empty (large) coffee can and drew the arc, then cut the first one out on the scroll saw. After the first one was cut, I just used that as a template to draw the arcs on the remaining shelves.. simple and quick!

-- LIVE, LAUGH, CUT WOOD.

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flippedcracker

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#5 posted 932 days ago

very nice.

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Belg1960

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#6 posted 931 days ago

Trev, I thought because they all looked so even that perhaps you made a template and then routed the rest. But quick and dirty works great too. Thanks

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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