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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
Abrasive and Sandpaper Types

Abrasive and Sandpaper Types

08 01 2018

Sandpaper TypesMany, many materials have been used to make sandpaper. As discussed before, ground glass was one of the early commercial grits, which is why the English still refer to "abrasive sheets" … read more

Not Just Discs and Sheets!

03 26 2018

For many people, sanding supplies are all about sanding discs, sandpaper sheets, and sanding belts, but abrasives come in many forms beyond those.Drum Sandpaper Roll[caption id="attachment_1467" … read more

Pad Protectors, Mandrels, and Feed Belts

03 19 2018

[caption id="attachment_1455" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Multi Hole Protectors, Feed Belt, Disc Holder[/caption] Finding a pad protector that fits your sander exactly may be ideal, howe … read more