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drum sander

  1. Tools and Woodworking
    I picked up my new drum sander the other day along with a store bought mobile base (Shop Fox model rated at 700 lb). Yesterday I managed to get the mobile base onto the drum sander and lowered it all to the floor. I pushed the machine back about 1 ft and a weld broke on the base making it...
  2. Tools and Woodworking
    I have just found a bit time to create the drawings of my heavy duty table saw which I have used over the last 5 years. Besides oil and a few bearings there was no other maintenance needed. The design was enhanced with facilities for a router and a drum sander. The leading ideas where...
  3. Tools and Woodworking
    The attached thickness sander was made using a 3 1/4" cylinder with an 1 1/2" rod. The Rod is mounted in a bolt on bearing flange on one end and is mounted on a pillow block bearing on the other. The pillowblock bearing is mounted on a leveling block. The leveling block pivots on one end and...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Anyone have luck making one? I bought a treadmill roller and it spins on it's own axle which will make it impossible to put a pully on it that will fit under the table (Like the Vdrum). I've seen many plans and pics from people on the net for drum/thickness sander but few that are like the V...
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