My in time of crisis buffing system

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Project by Houtje posted 06-09-2013 02:14 PM 1904 views 7 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed a buffing system…
So I made one out of a paint roller
It works great…..
I buffed a bottlestopper made of left overs

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#1 posted 06-09-2013 02:26 PM

Unique idea.

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#2 posted 06-09-2013 02:30 PM

Smart idea my friend, and it looks like it works great !

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#3 posted 06-09-2013 02:41 PM

Most excellent idea Houtje!

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#4 posted 06-09-2013 03:05 PM

That is an awesome shop tip! Thanks for sharing.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#5 posted 06-09-2013 04:02 PM

That is a great tip. I think I’ll try that. But why not cut the roller holder off the handle and insert a shaft to drive it with. And it doesn’t need to be the 9” rollers only you can use the smaller ones too. Great tip!!!!

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#6 posted 06-09-2013 04:04 PM

Great idea, and it even has wood ends. Very good thinking

-- Norman

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#7 posted 06-09-2013 04:12 PM

Great idea, I will have to try it out. Beautiful bottle stopper too!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 06-10-2013 01:04 AM

Very innovative!

No lathe here but maybe my drillpress could do this.

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

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