1. J

    PC 3 X 21 VS Sander $49 (352 VS)

    Located at Big Sky Pawn Shop in Apex. If I didn't already own a couple or three, I would be all over this deal.
  2. steviegwood

    Plans for widebelt thickness sander

    Hi Folks, does anyone have any plans for making you own wide belt sander. I am in need of a thickness sander and I have a supply of 3' & 4' belts from a local cabinet company. The belts are used but I get then and wash them up and most are like new. I would like to be able to use these belts and...
  3. C

    New Guy - old skills

    I'm up in Youngsville, NC and found this site while looking around at thickness sander reviews. Most of my woodworking today is limited to home projects and British car restoration - you'd be surprised how much wood is in some of those old cars. Professional experience - long ago -...
  4. TN Woodie

    Grizzly Drum Sander 1/2 price

    Sorry guys, but once again, this is in knoxville, but it seems like a good deal. A Grizzly 24" dual drum sander for $750.
  5. ebarr

    Direct Tool Rigid Sander

    So since I was off today I wanted to cash in my $70 groupon. So off to Tanger Outlet and Direct Tool to see if they by chance had the Rigid Sander. Sold Out:BangHead::BangHead: Manager lady said she sold them all at the Woodturner event in Greensboro a few weeks ago. I knew I should have...
  6. H

    Raleigh CL - Ridgid Oscillating Sander - $80 (Raleigh-Durham)

    not mine... all the usual disclaimers. Previous posts regarding acquisition of this tool have elicited a lot of "I love this thing" responses, so if you're in the market for something like this, this MAY be an opportunity Henry W _________________________________________________...
  7. J

    Ridgid oscillating sander $100

    Not mine, I paid $199.00 for mine Avoid scams and fraud by dealing locally! Beware any deal involving Western Union, Moneygram, wire transfer, cashier check, money order, shipping, escrow, or any promise of transaction protection/certification/guarantee. More info RIDGID Oscillating Edge/Belt...
  8. pviser

    drum sander advice needed

    Hi Guys, I'm getting tired of leaving swirl marks from my 21 X 3 belt sander. Therefore, I'm now in the market for a drum sander. The Jet oscillating 22" drum sander seems like a good choice. While I'd love to have a monster 5 HP Powermatic wide belt sander, I have to be practical. All...
  9. L

    Do belt sander belts go bad over time?

    In an earlier post, I mentioned that I am finally back in action from a woodworking standpoint after a three and a half year absence due to living in a rental property. Now that we have our own home again I am busy making replacement cabinets. I had a lot of 3" x 18" belts left which had now...
  10. LeftyTom

    I Need Some Time on a Belt Sander

    I need to sand a 36" L x 27" W x 2" T edge grain butcher block top. (Yes, I finally got the sections glued together.) The top is made out of white oak I bought from Rick DiNardo at The Woodworking Source. I am 30 minutes from Wilkesboro, Statesville, Mocksville, and Winston-Salem; an hour...
  11. T

    ridgid EB4424 oscillating edge belt sander (greensboro - ebay)

    someone might be able to get a good deal on this.... It is not worth the drive for me but heck it say make a offer and he does not want to ship.... might be worth a try for someone...
  12. S

    Edge sander restoration COMPLETE

  13. N

    Do you like a graphite sander platen ?

    Hey everybody, I put a graphite platen on my belt sander last week to help with the heat and I like it. But talking with some metal workers today they pretty much all talk trash about a graphite platen saying they dont like them and they are a waste of money. Now I dont ever remember hearing...
  14. cyclopentadiene

    Need help installing sandpaper on Delta 18-36 drum sander

    I have a Delta 18-36 model 31-255 drum sander that I purchased used. It was working fine but needed a new sanding belt applied to the drum. i purchased a 4 pack and have destroyed 3 of the sheets (at $7 each) with no successful sanding job completed. The instructions in the manual make it...
  15. Mike Camp

    1/4 Sheet Finishing Sander Recommendations?

    Anyone have any recommendations for a 1/4 sheet finishing sander? It looks like all the big names (PC, Bosch, Dewalt, Milwaukee, etc.) are all in the $50 - $75 range which is where I'd like to keep the price.
  16. P

    Ridgid sander problems

    1. About 3 years ago my wife and daughter bought me the Model EB4424. Even though it was the less used machine in my shop I liked it. Especially the versatility of it. May even buy another one. It is hard to beat for the price.The last 2 or 3 times I used it I noticed it was vibrating...
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  20. Glennbear

    1/4 Sheet Sander Recall

    The CPSC has announced the recall of Ryobi 1/4 sheet sanders. Hopefully no one has any of these sanders which apparently can have a penchant for spitting out shrapnel. :eek:

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