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by Joseph Jones
Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: bobbin sanders
Replies: 11
Views: 611

Re: bobbin sanders

Wouldn’t recommend hare and forbes, my drillpress is almost useless.

Joseph
by Joseph Jones
Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: More on dust extraction
Replies: 9
Views: 509

Re: More on dust extraction

Like the blast gates.

Joseph.
by Joseph Jones
Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: How big a drumsander?
Replies: 17
Views: 682

Re: How big a drumsander?

Thanks Martin,
I’ll probably get something a bit bigger now.
by Joseph Jones
Thu Aug 30, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: How big a drumsander?
Replies: 17
Views: 682

Re: How big a drumsander?

Yeah I’m in Australia, that would explain the problems I’ve been getting with quotes!🤨😄

Dust isn’t a problem as we live in a rural area.

If I did hook up another machine (which I will) would it need to be close by in comparison to a bigger extractor? I just don’t want any regrets!
by Joseph Jones
Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: How big a drumsander?
Replies: 17
Views: 682

Re: How big a drumsander?

Thanks for that guys, In the past I’ve only used a drumsander for cleanup after the thicknesser. I’ve been looking at the Beighley 17’’ which is fixed on both sides. The carbetec 1hp dust extractor I was looking at draws 500 cfm. Would that be enough? It was never my intention to use a bag but rathe...
by Joseph Jones
Wed Aug 29, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: How big a drumsander?
Replies: 17
Views: 682

How big a drumsander?

Hi all, just considering buying a drum sander. I will be starting my first instrument this year and I plan to make more more. What’s a good size drumsander for a luthiers’ workshop? (I can’t see myself making anything bigger than a full size acoustic guitar.) Also what are your thoughts on one that’...