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Project by Houtje posted 06-09-2013 at 07:14 AM 1517 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 at 07:26 AM

Unique idea.

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#2 posted 06-09-2013 at 07:30 AM

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

-- Having fun...Eric

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#3 posted 06-09-2013 at 07:41 AM

Most excellent idea Houtje!

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#4 posted 06-09-2013 at 08:05 AM

That is an awesome shop tip! Thanks for sharing.

CtL

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

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#5 posted 06-09-2013 at 09:02 AM

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!!!!
MIKE

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#6 posted 06-09-2013 at 09:04 AM

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

-- Norman

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#7 posted 06-09-2013 at 09:12 AM

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 06-09-2013 at 06:04 PM

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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