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Re: Best sander for bottom sanding?
I'm a little surprised that all the respondents to the thread speak only of dry sanding......
So my boats get wet sanded with a 100 grit water paper on an oscillating pad attached to the end of a broom stick that has a constant water feed to the paper via a tiny (mini irrigation type) hose pipe. If it sounds complicated, it is not, actually very simple..... .
Links or pictures, Andre? Around here you are required to tarp up and vacuum sand.. I've never seen anyone power-wetsand but it does sound like a great solution...... we'd probably have to catch the effluent somehow....
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