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Using Abrasives to Improve Your Jigs and Fixtures

Using Abrasives to Improve Your Jigs and Fixtures

Posted by The 2Sand.com Team on 05 14 2019

Many jigs and fixtures used in metalworking, plastics fabrication, and woodworking need to hold parts from moving as they are milled or otherwise worked. Although there are a variety of products o … read more
Sanding Big Projects with a Lathe Drum Sander

Sanding Big Projects with a Lathe Drum Sander

Posted by Ralph Bagnall on 04 07 2019

A recent project in our shop required “S” curved drawer fronts about 4” wide. After cutting the shapes on the band saw, they needed to be formed and smoothed but were too wide for typical sanding … read more

Size Matters

01 12 2019

…and 2Sand.com’s got you covered!Although both drum sanders and belt sanders are now generally – and conveniently! - designed to utilize standard size sanding belts, there are still many thousands of … read more
Building a Better Sanding Block

Building a Better Sanding Block

12 10 2018

Sanding blocks come in all sorts of shapes, sizes and materials. In past issues of this blog we have shown methods for making custom sanding blocks from auto body filler, packing foam, and a dec … read more