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Vernon
03-22-2011, 08:34 PM
Well started working on the sander again and my shop is not 30 deg :D I tig welded the guard and sanded all the corners than blended everything together. Will weld the exhaust port to the main guard tomorrow I will first cut the main guard than weld the exhaust port to it.
http://i795.photobucket.com/albums/yy232/1969Vernon/Belt%20Sander/DSC01486.jpg
http://i795.photobucket.com/albums/yy232/1969Vernon/Belt%20Sander/DSC01479.jpg
http://i795.photobucket.com/albums/yy232/1969Vernon/Belt%20Sander/DSC01477.jpg

sasquatch
03-22-2011, 08:43 PM
Looking good Vernon, and thanks for posting those great pics!!

Wondering the other day where you had disappeared to!!!

wierdscience
03-22-2011, 08:49 PM
Super nice as usual Vernon,gaurds can be a pain to get right,but you look to have it nailed.:cool:

Vernon
03-22-2011, 08:56 PM
Looking good Vernon, and thanks for posting those great pics!!

Wondering the other day where you had disappeared to!!!

Thank you I started college takes most of my time but did get a 4.0 and made the dean's list. Vernon:)

Vernon
03-22-2011, 08:58 PM
Super nice as usual Vernon,gaurds can be a pain to get right,but you look to have it nailed.:cool:

Well not done yet it could still go all wrong!! :rolleyes: But I will keep trying.
Thanks Vernon:)

rmw
03-22-2011, 09:03 PM
No, that is beautiful work.

Vernon
03-22-2011, 09:08 PM
Here is the LINK to all the pictures for people who never saw the whole thing

http://s795.photobucket.com/albums/yy232/1969Vernon/Belt%20Sander/

Vernon
03-22-2011, 09:11 PM
No, that is beautiful work.

Thank you Vernon I posted a link to all of the photo's if you never seen it before Show how alot of it was made Vernon:)

spkrman15
03-22-2011, 10:32 PM
yeah that is exceptional work. Nice :)

Rob :)

Mcgyver
03-22-2011, 10:50 PM
Beautiful work, looks great. what gauge metal are you using?

Vernon
03-22-2011, 11:22 PM
yeah that is exceptional work. Nice :)

Rob :)

Thank you Rob Vernon:)

Vernon
03-22-2011, 11:24 PM
Beautiful work, looks great. what gauge metal are you using?

The metal is 14 gauge Thank you Vernon:)

Vernon
04-03-2011, 01:15 PM
Well here's the guards for the base of the sander. The front guard has the switch in it. Vernon:)


http://i795.photobucket.com/albums/yy232/1969Vernon/Belt%20Sander/DSC01499.jpg

http://i795.photobucket.com/albums/yy232/1969Vernon/Belt%20Sander/DSC01497.jpg

http://i795.photobucket.com/albums/yy232/1969Vernon/Belt%20Sander/DSC01496.jpg

Elninio
04-06-2011, 12:37 PM
In the last hsm, a fellow made one for his tpg from copper sheet - do you guys think this was a good idea?

Alistair Hosie
04-06-2011, 04:28 PM
Well thought out , well designed , and well executed ,as usual .KIndest thanks for posting.regards Alistair

sasquatch
04-06-2011, 08:29 PM
Vernon you,ve got some very nice fabrication there, impressive!!!

You should feel quite proud of this work!!

Thanks for posting the great pics.

Oh, yes,, when you begin the next project, be sure to post pics again please!!