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Non-woven Abrasive Pads

Non-woven Abrasive Pads

Posted by The Team at 2Sand on 09 09 2019

One of the tools we like to use with our projects is often overlooked in shops of all kinds. We’re talking about non-woven abrasive pads, and they can be used to enhance almost any finishing … read more
Make a Custom Profile Sanding Block

Make a Custom Profile Sanding Block

Posted by The 2Sand.com Team on 07 19 2019

Sanding molding or any regular contour can be a time-consuming and labor-intensive chore, especially if you have many linear feet to cover. To save time (and labor) as well as improving the consis … read more
Quality Abrasives = Quality Finishes

Quality Abrasives = Quality Finishes

Posted by The 2Sand.com Team on 06 26 2019

In past posts, we have discussed why you might choose from among different grades of grit, various abrasive materials, backers and more. This time around, we’re all about the quality of the abras … read more
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