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Simple solution for saving spindle-sander sleeves 

While using my oscillating spindle sander, I realized that the bottom portion of the sanding drum does most of the work, while the top portion remains unused. I solved this problem by making an auxiliary table that elevates the workpiece to get more mileage out of the drums. I made custom inserts with holes sized to accommodate the various drum diameters. 
—Dan Martin, Galena, Ohio

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