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Forum topic by Stormy posted 12-24-2013 07:37 PM 734 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Stormy

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12-24-2013 07:37 PM

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I made a Chinese checkerboard in cherry for my wife. As we were playing a game, I noticed the the “V” dimple holes for marbles all have some tearout at the top rim. Which of you talented LJ’s have a good method for sanding the rim to remove or blend out this tearout? V shaped sanding stick? Help please.

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#1 posted 12-24-2013 07:47 PM

Make custom stick and use “stick on” sandpaper.

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#2 posted 12-24-2013 08:01 PM

get something like this for your drill or Dremel

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#3 posted 12-24-2013 08:15 PM

Lay the sandpaper on the board and using your thumb, simply press down and spin your thumb (and thusly the paper) back and forth.

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#4 posted 12-24-2013 10:29 PM

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