Originally Posted by Bavafa
What size belt sander did you use. Most of them seem to be big to easily be handled for trimming canopy.
I have a small on, Porter Cable 371. It's kind of heavy, but only maybe a 2 1/2 x 14" belt. I used 80, and then 120; finished with a long block of wood with 220 and then scraped it shiny... whole process took maybe a half hour.