The Belt Sander. Many woodworkers won’t use one because they are easy to make mistakes with. But once you get the hand of the sander, you will see they are essential to many projects.
But it takes more than just practice to get good with the belt sander. You also have to take into account the type of sander, the size of the sander, the workpiece, as well as the workpiece height, and many other factors.
I have pulled this video for you to look at, and this way I didn’t actually have to make the video myself, or take pictures. It will really help you to get confident with this great tool.
DO YOU HAVE a woodworking project or tip that you would like to submit to WooDesigner and get it added to our site? Then go to the contact tab below OR at the top of this page and let me know. Just make sure you are able to give us step by step instructions on it, as well as images as you see here, and we will put it on this site just like you have read on this page! As long as it is clear and concise like you just saw, it will go up. Your name will be credited to the project, as where you live. (Please include that.) Also include the type of lumber you use for the design. We look forward to hearing from you! (Take note that the tip and images and instructions have to become ours. I do hate that so much but in today’s society so many will sue, and yes, you can sue for a lot of money over images.) The tips will need to include YOUR IMAGES that you take. They can’t be images from somewhere online. Remember, we have to go through these images and if they aren’t your own, we will not be able to use them. This is illegal and it won’t be tolerated and you will be banned from this community by being blocked. We can get sued for this, and just one bad apple can ruin our community.
Ted Leger –
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