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Forum topic by dean2336 posted 04-26-2013 02:37 PM 482 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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dean2336

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04-26-2013 02:37 PM

how much of the inside of a hollow vessal dose one sand and finish? on a deep vessal do you lumber jocks have a tool you use ? i usually finish mine about the first three inches of the inside .i’m not talking about shallow turnings such as bowls.

-- dean2336,nebr.


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Porchfish

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#1 posted 04-26-2013 02:58 PM

I do as much as I can safely reach !

-- If it smells good, eat it ! The pig caught under the fence is the one doing all thesquealing

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#2 posted 04-26-2013 03:01 PM

I finish what is visible and accessible. If I can’t see it or reach it, I don’t worry about it.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 04-26-2013 03:30 PM

Dean,when it gets beyond my safe reach I use these flap disks with a extension on my drill. They come in sizes from 1/2’’ dia. and up in all different grits. Found them online. Lot of other times I use a sanding head purchased at woodcraft. Hope this helps.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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