Lathe & Disc Sander Plans

Detailed plans for a homemade lathe & disc sander for small DIY and woodworking workshops.

Simple, easy to build design with cheap and easy to find materials.

250mm sanding disc with a tilting table on the left side.

Supports other accessories on this website, such as a thickness sander and a sharpening system for chisels and knives.

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19,50 €

Once the payment has been made, you will receive an email with a link to download a Zip file which includes the plans of the DIY lathe & disc sander.

If, for some reason, you don't receive this email, you can also download the plans from this site by logging into your user account. Check out the section "How do I download my plans" of the FAQ. Let me know if you have any problem with the plans.

All the plans available on this website are in metric, but you can easily convert them into imperial. In this article you'll find instructions and every conversion method available.

There are no refunds on downloaded digital plans. Before buying, you can download some of the free plans available on this website. Downloading one of these is an excellent way to get a better idea of what they’re like.

DIY Lathe & Disc Sander:

Included with the homemade lathe & disc sander plans:

  • Instructions in English and Spanish.
  • Scaled printable plans of many parts in PDF and JPEG, A4 format.
  • Full-scale printable PDF templates, A3 or A4 format, to glue it onto the board and so that we can cut and drill in a precise way.
  • Exploded views of all parts and cutting list.
  • MaxCut file with accurate cutting diagrams and cutting list. MaxCut is a free and easy-to-use program. There is no Mac version, but there are other similar programs.
  • A 3D SketchUp model featuring various scenes that will allow you to view and understand the model better, make modifications in the design or check measurements. SketchUp is an indispensible CAD tool for makers, and it's free.
  • 3D Autocad mode of the DIY lathe & disc sander.
  • DXF files for CAM programs.
  • The plans are a 40 megabyte Zip file (any computer, Mac or PC, should be able to open Zip files)
  • Take your time to understand the plans.

Boards needed for this project (2500 x 1250mm):

18mm hard plywood = almost 1 board
9mm hard plywood = 1/20

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