Hey Tom, your sander is an inspiration. I never would have thought this could have been put together so easily and still be so functional. Had you thought of a design running the belt in a verticle position, so that your work could rest on a table while being edge sanded? That's about the only thing I think I'd like to see on this.
Thanks Charles. I have since added a tilting fence on top to help edge sanding and a 12" sanding disc with a table. Disc is mounted to the lug nuts on one wheel. Also added dust collection built into the cabinetry with blast gates behind each wheel. Very little dust now. Before this the dust was incredible!
Tom, just curious about the length of your belts. I have Posted 20 for sale in Classifieds. They are 8"x164" of various Grit.
Fred, My belts are 6" x 264". Yours must be for an edge sander, they are shorter and wider.
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