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Tip: Store sheets of sandpaper in manila file folders.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #12 Jan-Feb 1990 pg. 10

Using a hacksaw blade to tear sandpaper to size.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #22 Sep-Oct 1991 pg. 10

Jig to cut full sheets of sandpaper to size using a razor blade or mat knife.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #37 Mar-Apr 1994 pg. 24

Plywood case equipped with dividers is used to keep sheet sandpaper flat and organized by grit.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #45 Jun 1995 pg. 24

Dispenser for sandpaper rolls has a built-in cutter.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #78 Feb 2000 pg. 22

Tip on storing sandpaper in a portable file folder case.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #82 Oct 2000 pg. 14

Overhead rack for storing and dispensing rolls of self-adhesive sandpaper.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #82 Oct 2000 pg. 36

Tip: Make a board with a hacksaw blade on the edge to trim large sheets of sandpaper to fit an electric pad sander.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1980 (v.58#2) pg. 60

Wall cabinet organizes your sandpaper supplies by size and grit. Also stores your pad sanders, extra pads, sandpaper cutter, etc.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Oct 1994 (v.18#1) pg. 27

Tip: Dispenser holds rolls of sandpaper and uses hacksaw blades as cutters.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #214 Dec 1980 (v.30#10) pg. 57

Handy jig for tearing sandpaper sheets is made from plywood and a hacksaw blade.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #237 Mar 1983 (v.33#3) pg. 101

Using tools. Sandpaper basics. Includes a simple cutting jig and a storage cabinet for sandpaper.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #253 Nov 1984 (v.34#9) pg. 20

Tip shows how to make a jig for tearing sandpaper sheets to fit a sander or sanding block.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #334 Jan 1993 (v.43#1) pg. 20

Use a multi-compartment expanding file folder to store sandpaper.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #351 Sep 1994 (v.44#8) pg. 40

Sandpaper-cutting jig is premarked for standard sizes. Cutting is done with a utility knife.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #351 Sep 1994 (v.44#8) pg. 46

Simple sandpaper cutting jig.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #402 Oct 1999 (v.49#9) pg. 28

Tip: Use a sharp-edged wooden strip to tear sandpaper to size.
FINE WOODWORKING #45 Mar-Apr 1984 pg. 14

Sandpaper tearing tool uses a hacksaw blade.
FINE WOODWORKING #50 Jan-Feb 1985 pg. 10

Dispensing rack holds rolls of 3M's new Stikit sandpaper.
FINE WOODWORKING #65 Jul-Aug 1987 pg. 10

Tip: Store sandpaper in accordion-style file folders.
FINE WOODWORKING #67 Nov-Dec 1987 pg. 10

Simple sandpaper cutter made from a piece of plywood and a hacksaw blade.
FINE WOODWORKING #116 Jan-Feb 1996 pg. 14
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #121 Nov-Dec 1996 pg. 18

Sandpaper storage bin holds sheets and belts.
HOME MECHANIX #690 Oct 1985 (v.81) pg. 110, 112

Tip: Store 9"x11" sheets of sandpaper in a looseleaf binder.
HOME MECHANIX #721 May 1988 (v.84) pg. 47

Make a tool for cutting sandpaper quickly, accurately, and neatly from an old cutting board, a worn hacksaw blade, and a ruler.
HOMEOWNER Oct 1984 (v.9#8) pg. 20

Tip: Storage rack for holding various grades of sandpaper.
NATIONAL CARVERS REVIEW Spring-Summer 1979 (v.10#2) pg. 38

Wall mounted rack and cutoff for dispensing emery cloth from a roll.
NATIONAL CARVERS REVIEW Fall 1979 (v.10#3) pg. 30

Tip: Cut sandpaper with a scriber (or awl) instead of a knife or scissors.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jan 1980 (v.153#1) pg. 58

Simple wooden jig is used to cut standard-size sandpaper into three equal pieces for a pad sander.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1980 (v.153#4) pg. 89

A storage cabinet with sliding shelves, especially for sandpaper.
POPULAR SCIENCE Mar 1969 (v.194#3) pg. 62

Wooden cabinet with sliding shelves stores sandpaper of different sizes and grits.
POPULAR SCIENCE Apr 1969 (v.194#4) pg. 201

Sandpaper press. Open-top wooden box with a floating lid is used to keep sheet sandpaper flat.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #63 Nov 1991 (v.11#3) pg. 62

Sandpaper press (11"x12"x5" deep) has wooden dividers to separate varieties of sandpaper. A top lid with a handle serves as a weight.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #95 Mar 1997 (v.17#1) pg. 38

Sandpaper savvy. Advice on choosing the right abrasive, shop made sanding blocks and sanding sticks, and a box for storing full sheets of sandpaper.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Mar 1988 (v.3#3) pg. 76

Two storage units for sandpaper. (1) Wall-mounted press with spring-loaded plate to apply pressure against sheet sandpaper. (2) Wall-mounted dispenser that holds rolls of adhesive-backed sandpaper provides a quick way to measure and cut strips to an exact length.
SHOPNOTES #32 Mar 1997 (v.6) pg. 24

Dispenser for roll sandpaper is made from pieces of 4" PVC pipe.
SHOPNOTES #48 Nov 1999 (v.8) pg. 5

Storing sheets of sandpaper in a "book" so they don't curl, but grit size is known.
SKINNED KNUCKLES #200 Mar 1993 (v.17#8) pg. 27

Tip: Make a fast-and-easy sandpaper ripper with a scrap piece of plywood and an old hacksaw blade.
WOOD MAGAZINE #2 Nov-Dec 1984 (v.1#2) pg. 26

Sandpaper storage bin has 8 compartments and a built-in paper-tearing device.
WOOD MAGAZINE #12 Aug 1986 (v.3#4) pg. 72

Six organizers for sanding supplies. (1) Sanding-stick and sandpaper-strip organizer. (2) 5" sanding-disc holder. (3) Hand-sander rack and tote. (4) Disc-sander center. (5) Roll-sandpaper dispenser. (6) Belt-sander belt storage.
WOOD MAGAZINE #56 Nov 1992 (v.9#8) pg. 80

Tip recommends organizing sheets of sandpaper in a file storage case.
WOOD MAGAZINE #57 Dec 1992 (v.9#9) pg. 23

Customized sanding-supply center. Wall-hung cabinet stores sheets, disks, belts, scrapers, etc. Includes a built-in sheet cutter.
WOOD MAGAZINE #81 Sep 1995 (v.12#6) pg. 68

Simple jig for cutting sheets of sandpaper to standard sizes using a utility knife.
WOODSMITH #63 Jun 1989 pg. 3

Storage compartment for palm sander and sandpaper refills. Each type of sandpaper is stored in a wooden "envelope" and the sander sits on top of them to help keep the paper flat.
WOODSMITH #68 Apr 1990 pg. 24

Jig for measuring and cutting quarter sheets of sandpaper.
WOODSMITH #68 Apr 1990 pg. 25

Wooden box for storing and dispensing 3M's "Stikit" sandpaper which comes in rolls.
WOODSMITH #68 Apr 1990 pg. 26

Use this simple jig and a pizza cutter to cut sandpaper sheets in half or quarters.
WOODSMITH #92 Apr 1994 (v.16) pg. 5

Tip shows how to make a holder for rolls of cloth-backed abrasives.
WOODTURNING #44 Jul-Aug 1996 pg. 77

Wall-hung storage rack for rolls of sanding paper.
WOODTURNING #57 Nov 1997 pg. 77

Tip on cutting sandpaper sheets into small strips, identifying the grit, and storing the strips for easy access.
WOODTURNING #79 Sep 1999 pg. 63

Jig for ripping sandpaper into quarter, third and half sheets.
WOODWORK #10 Summer 1991 pg. 26

Simple jig uses a hacksaw blade to cut sandpaper to size.
WOODWORK #29 Oct 1994 pg. 12

Jig for tearing sandpaper into exact quarter sheets.
WOODWORK #44 Apr 1997 pg. 10

Wall-mounted dispenser for rolls of abrasive paper includes a serrated edge for tearing.
WOODWORKER Oct 1989 (v.93#10) pg. 932

Tip: Jig for tearing sandpaper is made from wood and a hacksaw blade.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1989 (v.13#2) pg. 54

Tip on storing sandpaper in an accordion-style file folder.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1990 (v.14#5) pg. 74

Build this sandpaper storage cabinet and wooden sanding blocks.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1981 (v.37#2) pg. 20

Spiral holder for sandpaper.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1986 (v.42#5) pg. 92

Storage box for sandpaper features 12 slots and/or drawers. The unit is supported on decorative cove feet and the drawers feature decorative dovetails. Overall dimensions: 15" tall, 12" deep, 20" wide.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1987 (v.43#5) pg. 82