moldable sandpaper blocks for precise woodworking finishing
moldable sandpaper blocks for precise woodworking finishing moldable sandpaper blocks for precise woodworking finishing
jan 23, 2013
moldable sandpaper blocks for precise woodworking finishing

moldable ‘sandables’ for woodworking



conceived as moldable sanding tools that can be reshaped on the go, the ‘sandables’ kit – a project
by several collaborators currently being funded on quirky – provides gritty modeling clay blocks for maximum utility.
‘sandables’ are a polycaprolactone (PCL) material that becomes more pliable at higher temperatures –
after three minutes in the microwave – the substance can be shaped like modeling clay into any form required.
a stick for added reach, or sculpted to fit within a tight corner. with three distinct grits the
blocks can be endlessly re-used. the product allows the user to reach awkward
nooks and crannies for precise woodworking.



‘sandables’ kit



molded sandpaper blocks






molding process



microwaving molds



sandpaper kits


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