LumberJocks

Have you ever used a coffee grinder to make chips into powder?

  • Advertise with us

« back to Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories forum

Forum topic by Lee Barker posted 06-22-2012 04:18 PM 1131 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View Lee Barker's profile

Lee Barker

2170 posts in 2316 days


06-22-2012 04:18 PM

I’m facing making a quantity of epoxy/wood flour for filling some deep defects in reclaimed fir.

I’m wondering if chips off the jointer, thrashed into submission by one of these, would make it fine enough.

I’m interested in first hand experience, not theory. I’ve already got my theory.

Thanks kindly,

Lee

-- "...in his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"


3 replies so far

View Ted's profile

Ted

2785 posts in 1676 days


#1 posted 06-22-2012 04:30 PM

I’ve use a blender before, which worked well enough for me, but your opinion may differ. I’ve never used a coffee grinder so I won’t delve into theory.

-- The first cordless tool was a stick. The first power tool was a rock.

View Terry Ferguson's profile

Terry Ferguson

203 posts in 2133 days


#2 posted 06-22-2012 07:27 PM

I have no experience, no real theory,
Have you looked into “SculptWood Epoxy Putty” from Woodcraft
on page 2H of their latest catalog?

-- Terry Ferguson, Bend Oregon

View Cato's profile

Cato

693 posts in 2778 days


#3 posted 06-22-2012 07:35 PM

my coffee grinder works great for shellac flakes, turns them into dust.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

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