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xx   LATHE

Homemade sanding drum for a lathe uses a filling of sawdust and shavings to control firmness.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #22 Sep-Oct 1991 pg. 12

Convert a lathe to a disc sander with this simple tilting table.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #26 May-Jun 1992 pg. 52

Put your lathe to work as a 12" disc sander with this shop-built attachment which includes an adjustable support table and a vacuum box to collect sawdust.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Dec 1994 (v.18#3) pg. 11

Tip on using the lathe as a horizontal drum sander by installing a 2"-diameter wooden cylinder that's spiral wrapped with abrasive cloth.
FINE WOODWORKING #90 Sep-Oct 1991 pg. 12

Tip on applying paste wax prior to sanding a lathe turning.
FINE WOODWORKING #125 Jul-Aug 1997 pg. 32

Tip on making a better lathe sanding block out of a scrub brush and two mousetraps.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #59 Mar 1991 (v.10#5) pg. 8

Finishing on the lathe. Tips on sanding and finishing a small wood turning project while it is still on the lathe.
SHOPNOTES #38 Mar 1998 (v.7) pg. 28

How to make a sanding stick for working on the inside of a turned bowl or vase.
WOOD MAGAZINE #53 Aug 1992 (v.9#5) pg. 22

Tip on using your lathe as a stationary disc sander by adding a 10" disc and 14"x14" plywood table.
WOOD MAGAZINE #90 Sep 1996 (v.13#6) pg. 27

Flipping a turned work piece end-for-end for sanding on a lathe described.
WOOD MAGAZINE #100 Nov 1997 (v.14#7) pg. 26

How to use mounting blocks to hold chair spindles in a lathe for sanding.
WOOD MAGAZINE #103 Feb 1998 (v.15#1) pg. 33

Pneumatic drum sanders to use on a drill press or lathe. Tips on inflation and set up. Includes sketch of a wooden bearing to fit into a lathe tailstock.
WOOD MAGAZINE #110 Dec 1998 (v.15#8) pg. 16

Tip for backing sandpaper which will keep fingers cool when sanding on a lathe.
WOOD MAGAZINE #128 Nov 2000 (v.17#8) pg. 38

Lathe sanding. Tips on the proper sandpaper, technique, lathe speed, pressure, and burnishing.
WOODSMITH #71 Oct 1990 pg. 25

Tip on making padded sanding discs for use on a lathe.
WOODTURNING #15 Jul-Aug 1993 pg. 73

Using a Black & Decker power file to speed up the sanding of spindles while still on the lathe.
WOODTURNING #20 Mar 1994 pg. 73

Getting down to scratch. Hand sanding and power sanding of work pieces on a lathe.
WOODTURNING #36 Oct 1995 pg. 40

Tip recommends using a rounded block of styrofoam as a sanding block when sanding turnings which have soft, spalted or missing parts.
WOODTURNING #50 Mar 1997 pg. 76

Sand and deliver. How to improve your techniques for sanding work pieces while still mounted on the lathe.
WOODTURNING #77 Jul 1999 pg. 54

Speed up the smoothing of long tapered lathe turnings by sanding with a belt sander while the lathe is turning.
WOODWORK #13 Jan-Feb 1992 pg. 16

Tips on making a sanding drum and sanding disc for use on a lathe.
WOODWORK #31 Feb 1995 pg. 20

Simple jig converts a lathe into a drum-style thickness sander.
WOODWORKER Jul 1990 (v.94#7) pg. 676

A temporary brake to keep a work piece from turning when finishing with a power sander.
WOODWORKER Feb 1992 (v.96#2) pg. 85

Get more from your lathe with simple jigs. Part 1. Disc sander, sanding table (with sawdust collector), and miter gauge.
WOODWORKER Oct 1994 (v.98#10) pg. 86

Tip on using fine sawdust to do the final sanding of spindles on the lathe.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1990 (v.46#2) pg. 66