Question: How to use old gym floor wood

Does anyone know an effective way of removing the plastic coating on gym floor wood. 
I have managed to remove the plastic once, using a belt sander and many, many, unfortunate, coarse sand belts. Also occasionally using a chisel. This did work well, just very time consuming. The result was a very nice, strong wood.
I would be very interested in any information on this. 

caitlinsdad3 years ago

Use a surface planing machine or sometimes called a thickness planer. It has blades on a drum that skims off material as it feeds through the machine.