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Sandpaper Rack a.k.a. the last of the salvaged plywood

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Project by BusterB posted 567 days ago 1354 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I swear, this is my last project this week…lol Went down to clean up from earlier today when I built the saw blade storage project. Got to staring at the last few scraps of the plywood I had salvaged a while back and the next thing I know…poof was working on this thing. Used tablesaw to cut the 1/4” dado’s (Sorry Jim, just couldnt face using the router again…lol) and tacked it together with 1/2” brads. All of it was from scrap pile, so cost was minimal.

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)





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sink_tinkler

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#1 posted 567 days ago

There’s no project more satisfying than a “free” one!

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BusterB

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#2 posted 567 days ago

I am very fond of free sink….. got quite a few projects outta that last batch.

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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Jamie Speirs

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#3 posted 566 days ago

Buster I think you need to find a phone box to get
changed in, :)
Very practical way of storing sheets of abrasive.
Do you not get abrasives in the roll? We get ours in 5, 10 or 25
meter rolls and wet n dry in sheets.
jamie

-- 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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JoeinGa

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#4 posted 566 days ago

”I swear, this is my last project this week…”

What’s that old saying?

Oh yeah, FAMOUS LAST WORDS! LOL

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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A.Scott

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#5 posted 566 days ago

Nice, this would be a great project to duplicate. Hope you don’t mind

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BusterB

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#6 posted 566 days ago

Thanks Jamie, Have to be a danged big phone both….lol Rolled sand paper is very available but so far I dont project enough to justify buying that much at a time…not to mention I am kind of cheap to boot…lol. Heard rumors that you scot’s are so tough, y’all use that stuff in the bathroom to clean yer bums as well….any truth to that bud????

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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BusterB

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#7 posted 566 days ago

Its true Joe….. Be working nights through Tuesday so I wont be projecting due to all the whining….lol

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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BusterB

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#8 posted 566 days ago

Thanks ASM… dont mind at all….but I am betting you can do it better. Cant wait to see how you tweak it!!!!

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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farmerdude

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#9 posted 566 days ago

Nice rack, no…..that doesn’t sound right. Nice holder, yeah thats better. Shop must be getting pretty well organized by now. Interested to see what is next. Good job.

-- Jeff in central Me.

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whitebeast88

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#10 posted 566 days ago

buster you gonna have to slow down you making a bunch of us look bad and dis-organized.
great job on the sandpaper rack.thats on my list to make along with about 700 other things!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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BusterB

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#11 posted 565 days ago

Thanks Jeff, got my planer put back together yesterday so when I come off these nightshifts next week…I gotta get started on those cedar chests. But my bud Marty posted some really sweet mobile too bases that have my wheels grinding as well. Really need a set for my joiner and belt sander….decisions decisions

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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BusterB

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#12 posted 565 days ago

Thanks Marty….started nights yesterday…so you got 4 daysto catch up….lol Was just thinking I needed to build me some of those mobile tool bases you built.

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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Jim Jakosh

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#13 posted 563 days ago

Great!! I love organizational projects for the shop!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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BusterB

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#14 posted 562 days ago

Thanks Jim….I seem to become addicted to them myself…lol

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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