LumberJocks

My in time of crisis buffing system

  • Advertise with us
Project by Houtje posted 06-09-2013 02:14 PM 2235 views 6 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





8 comments so far

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

115806 posts in 3241 days


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

Unique idea.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Woodwrecker's profile

Woodwrecker

4034 posts in 3240 days


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

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

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

View waho6o9's profile (online now)

waho6o9

7795 posts in 2241 days


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

Most excellent idea Houtje!

View clieb91's profile

clieb91

3517 posts in 3599 days


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

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)

View mtenterprises's profile

mtenterprises

933 posts in 2357 days


#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!!!!
MIKE

-- See pictures on Flickr - http://www.flickr.com/photos/44216106@N07/ And visit my Facebook page - facebook.com/MTEnterprises

View NormG's profile

NormG

5762 posts in 2668 days


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

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

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

View stefang's profile

stefang

15512 posts in 2998 days


#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.

View gfadvm's profile

gfadvm

14940 posts in 2354 days


#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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com