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What's the best brand of sandpaper and/or sanding tool?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mardi Macfly on Wednesday. 21 Replies

I spend way too much time sanding.Continue

Anyone try cutting down wheelbarrow handles for necks?

Started this discussion. Last reply by sparky37 Oct 9. 3 Replies

I've been using them occasionally. They are white ash, which is heavy but makes a very durable neck at a good price. They sell them at the hardware store and they are 2"x1.5" or sometimes a little…Continue

 

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Titch the Clown replied to Mardi Macfly's discussion What's the best brand of sandpaper and/or sanding tool?
"Substitute for sandpaper with Shinto brand Japanese saw rasp.  For a home made version tape a few cheap hacksaw blades together https://www.instructables.com/id/Gang-Saw-Thin-Rasp/"
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Mardi Macfly replied to Mardi Macfly's discussion What's the best brand of sandpaper and/or sanding tool?
"Thanks for the replies. I found that the Gator paper they sell at walmart is horrible. The 3M flexible stuff is okay but I like to glue some to different shaped blocks and the backs on 3M flexible doesn't adhere to anything. Never tried Norton…"
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Kirk replied to Mardi Macfly's discussion What's the best brand of sandpaper and/or sanding tool?
"One bit of great advice I got from a luthier: Use sand paper like someone else is paying for it.  "
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At least 50 if you count kalimbas and bonker boxes
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
I like the sound, the old timey look and how primitive they are. Plus I love the blues. CBGs and the blues go hand and hand.

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