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Safety Tips for Oscillating Spindle Sanders

Posted by Sandpaper America on Nov 9th 2021

Safety Tips for Oscillating Spindle Sanders

Although spindle sanders are one of the most useful and prevalent sanding tools in the woodworking industry, they can be very dangerous. For this reason, there are several important safety guideline …

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How to Sand Wood With Traditional Sheet Sandpaper

Posted by Sandpaper America on Oct 10th 2020

How to Sand Wood With Traditional Sheet Sandpaper

Sandpaper is a widely-used and beneficial product that is highly effectual in the world of woodworking, carpentry, and more. It is used to shine, polish, smooth, even, level, finish, and shape wood. …

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Standard Types of Sandpaper Backing Materials

Posted by Sandpaper America on Sep 14th 2020

Standard Types of Sandpaper Backing Materials

Sandpaper is an effective tool made from applying abrasive grit to the back of a flexible sheet. These flexible sheets range in materials, depending on the type of sanding project you have on board. …

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How to Read Specifications for Grinding Wheels

Posted by Sandpaper America on Jul 31st 2020

How to Read Specifications for Grinding Wheels

Often times, those new to woodworking or abrasives may wonder how to read the specifications on a standard bench and pedestal grinding wheel. With all those numbers and measurements, it is no wonder …

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How to Get Rid of Water Stains on Wood Furniture

Posted by Sandpaper America on Jun 5th 2020

How to Get Rid of Water Stains on Wood Furniture

We have all been guilty of setting down a beverage without using a coaster. And we all know what happens when you don’t use a coaster: You get water rings! After working so hard to finish or restore …

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