Sanding Blocks
 Starting Date: November 2006
 Completion Date: November 2006
 Inspiration: This is an accident...(!)
 Size: 4.5" X 3.5" (Accomodates a quarter sheet of sandpaper)
 Wood Species: Jatoba, Indian Rosewood, Yellow Birch
 Finish: Deft Danish Oil (Clear Natural)
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This occurred quite by accident... I was toying with different looks for a staircase handrail and ended up with this:

I then had the idea of choping it into smaller lengths to make Sanding blocks. Here is what resulted:

The sanding blocks look as good today as they did 6 years ago...


  • The base must be thick enough to not bend under pressure when the sandpaper is secured into place by the top screws.

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