Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Convert Your Drill Press To A Bobbin Sander

  1. #1
    Overlord of Music kimball492's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2013

    Convert Your Drill Press To A Bobbin Sander

    Great idea ,have Yu guys done this one yet .mif so how'd it turn out.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	220 
Size:	40.8 KB 
ID:	2418  

  2. #2
    Mentor kells80aus's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2014
    Wyndham Vale, Vic
    Hi Kimball,
    Interesting. I have two drill presses. the smaller one lives on the shelf under the bench and only comes out to let me look behind it.
    I have a 50mm sanding drum( ) that I often use in the big press. I usually stick a piece of merbau under it so tha it just touches the bottom of the drum so I can work stuff on the flat. I like this idea, as it evolves the process a whole new step. now I'll have to build one...

    "Jack of all trades, Master of None"
    "You'll never ever know if you don't have a go"

    Avatar Image is a "The headstock of my first scratchy"

  3. #3
    Overlord of Music keloooe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    The day I get my own press is the day I will have my own bobbin sander. I have wanted to do it ever since I laid my hands on a drill press!

  4. #4
    GAStronomist stan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Geelong, Vic
    great idea, now to convert mine!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts