4 Sanders That Will Improve Your Woodworking
4 sanders that will improve your woodworking is article about Basics bookmarked by lawrence with ID 12512375618 was uploaded on 16-04-2019 and has been viewed 352,346 times.
For all beginning woodworkers, I only recommend a single sander, the random orbit sander.It's so useful that I consider it an essential woodworking tool.But there are some other fairly affordable sanders that can make your time in the shop even more enjoyable and efficient.
DISC/STRIP SANDER This first sander is actually 2 sanders: a 1' str*p sander and a disc sander.You can buy these separately, but they are commonly sold in a single unit.I bought mine close to 20 years ago because I wanted the disc sander.
The 1' str*p sander seemed nice, but doubted I would really get much use out of it.As it turned out, I kept finding more and more uses for it and now I absolutely love using the str*p sander.I probably use it just as often as the disc sander.
I use it for sanding small pieces and it's great for reaching into spaces impossible with other sanders, say widening thin slots.I use it for freehand shaping of pieces.It's probably the most artistic sander there is…you can actually sculpt with it.
And it's great for sharpening tools, lawn mower blades, axes, as well as cleaning stuff off of tools.The main use of a disc...