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Walter Surface Technologies

810 Day Hill Rd., Windsor, CT, 06095, US

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Walter Surface Technologies

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Cordless Cutter drives 6 in. cutting wheel.

January 7, 2015

Specifically designed for metal workers who are consistently on-location without access to power supply, ZIPWHEEL Cutter utilizes 18 V/5.2 Ah battery with Ventilated Charging System, which charges battery while keeping it cool to extend life. Tool leverages DYNAMAX electronics for rpm control and consistent speed under load, beveled gears to minimize noise, as well as front retaining plate and rear bushing to prevent misalignment while minimizing vibration. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Sanding Discs utilize high-tech blend of abrasive grains.

July 15, 2014

Offered in 4½, 5, and 7 in. sizes, COOLCUT XX Sanding Discs feature Cyclone™ self-sharpening grains for maximum material removal. Discs are suitable for heat-sensitive metals such as stainless steel, sanding and finishing of stainless and alloys, weld removal, and grinding. Preformed to fit on Turbo backing pads without warping, 7 in. versions allow max contact with workpiece. Ribbed backing provides heat dissipation, while orange cooling agent ensures cool cutting to prevent burning/distortion. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Machinery & Machining Tools

Plastic Case keeps drill bits safe and ready for use.

May 28, 2014

Made of shock-resistant polyethylene plastic materials, bright orange-colored Walter Drill Bit Carrying Case helps protect Walter drill bits products from water, rust, oil, grease, and other contaminants. Closed, quick-release belt clip provides mobile end-users with practical means to realistically work with 29-piece drill bit set. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Grinding Wheel offers optimized material removal rate.

March 18, 2014

Designed for grinding jobs for industry metal fabrication shops, XCAVATOR features aggressive, coarse front layer of enriched Zirconium grain to optimize removal rates. Strengthened disc base/backing promotes grinding power and aggression, while UHR multi-layer manufacturing technology prevents edge flakiness. Free of such materials as iron, sulfur, and chlorine, vibration-absorbing wheel minimizes/eliminates chance of contaminating surfaces such as stainless steel. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Parts Washing System offers eco-friendly cleaning solution.

January 8, 2014

Used with Bio-Circle CB 100 water-based solvent, which is biodegradable and VOC-free, CleanBox Flow removes hardened greases, oils, and residues on small to medium industrial parts. System consists of sink and flow through cleaning brush, basin, and heavy-duty pump that circulates through contaminants. By minimizing dangerous chemicals that create fire hazards and toxic exposure risk, CleanBox Flow and CB 100 help protect workers while reducing need for waste removal and ventilation systems. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Abrasive Grinding Wheel removes mill scale.

August 13, 2013

Pairing refined, friable abrasives with open diamond cut pattern, FLEXCUT MILL SCALE Grinding Wheel can remove thin layer of iron oxide covering surface of hot rolled steel plates, sheets, or profiles without glazing or disc clogging. In addition to removing mill scale, wheel features FE-Free formulation that is guaranteed to not contaminate aluminum and is effective when used for rust removal on heavily rusted plates, aluminum, or galvanized metal. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Thin Cut-Off Wheel combines precision, durability, longevity.

July 9, 2013

Designed for optimal cutting in thin gage metal under 1/8 in. thick, ZIP ONE TYPE 27 has raised center for extra rigidity and durability that also minimizes friction and eliminates vibration. Design of center hub promotes cutting surface area while enabling straight, sharp, precise, and high-speed cuts. Suited for plunge and flush cutting applications, reinforced and bonded wheel, with mix of abrasives, is resistant to bending and manufactured with iron-free mix. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Flap Discs are designed for metal finishing applications.

May 2, 2013

Intended for overall removal, Enduro-Flex features ECO-TRIM backing made from base of natural and sustainable plant fibers; 5 in. disc with Grit 40 removes up to 2,500 g over its lifespan. Enduro-Flex Turbo, used for weld removal, edge breaking, and blending applications, has proprietary mixture of high content self-sharpening grains. Built-in Cyclone Technology, along with flap configuration, lets operators perform with cutting rate of grit 36 with finish of grit 60. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Cut-Off Wheel features true 1 mm thickness.

January 18, 2013

Designed for cutting metal thinner than gauge 14 or 5/64 in. thick, ZIP ONE consists of specially reinforced disc bonded with proprietary mix of abrasives that deliver cool cutting, and technology that enables optimal grit distribution throughout disc. Tool allows extremely precise cuts, without vibration and with low friction. Manufactured with iron-free mix, wheel is guaranteed not to contaminate stainless steel.  Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

Cleaners/Degreasers feature eco-friendly cleaning agent.

January 17, 2013

As aqueous-based micro-emulsion of NATURE BOOST vegetable extract-derived additive with surfactants, CB 100 removes oils and greases, ink, rubber marks, tar, wax, carbon, soot, and paste. Featuring NATURE BOOST additive in its undiluted form, GS 200 green solvent removes glue, ink, paint, sealant, wax, oils, and greases. Bio-Circle ULTRA, formulated from Bio-Circle L solution and NATURE BOOST additive, removes crude oil, bitumen, heavy grease, and baked-on contaminants. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Materials & Material Processing

Weld Cleaning System offers alternative to toxic methods.

September 28, 2012

Replacing mechanical abrasion and pickling paste with electrolyte solution, SURFOX produces consistent finish on stainless steel. Unit pumps conductive electrolyte solution through application pad, which simultaneously cleans and passivates part at 3–6 fpm. Internal circuitry provides steady current, so cleaning unit has no down-time. Using illuminated panel to display numeric value of passivation on surface, passivation tester enables workers to evaluate quality of weld cleaning. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Flap Disc suits metal finishing applications.

May 30, 2012

Featuring cloth and abrasive composition, ENDURO-FLEX delivers consistent surface finish on steel, stainless steel, aluminum, and other alloys. Patented backing can be trimmed down, adding longevity to product. Five inch disc with Grit 40 is capable of removing up to 2,500 g over lifespan. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Finishing Disc is designed for working with metals, alloys.

May 25, 2012

Used for finishing steel and stainless steel as well as aluminum and other alloys, ENDURO-FLEX features design and flap configuration with cloth and abrasive composition. Disc produces consistent surface finish, and backing can be trimmed down in order to increase operational longevity. Latter results in decreased disc changeover requirements as well as reduced waste. With Grit 40, 5 in. disc removes up to 2,500 g over its lifespan. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Durable Flap Disc is designed for extended wear.

May 17, 2012

Designed for extended life and to minimize changeovers, ENDURO-FLEX finishing disc has flap configuration with cloth and abrasive composition. Backing can be trimmed down, adding longevity to product. Design promotes consistent surface finish and material removal; 5 in. disc with Grit 40 removes up to 2,500 g over its lifespan. Suitable areas of use include finishing steel and stainless steel, aluminum, and other alloys. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean

Rust Removal Agent offers non-toxic solution.

April 4, 2012

BIO-RUST is non-corrosive, biodegradable solution that eradicates rust on iron and mild steel. It is comprised of chelating agents that work to detach iron oxide from steel and is VOC-, solvent-, and phosphate-free. Non-flammable solution does not require special storage or disposal procedures and it can remove 2.2 lbs of iron oxide per 20 L of liquid. It can be used to clean steel prior to painting or coating operations as well as in mechanisms in transportation and military sectors. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Surface Cleaner/Degreaser offers alternative to toxic solvents.

January 2, 2012

Used in place of acetone or toluene for preparation/cleaning of metallic surfaces prior to treatment, AF-CLEAN is non-flammable, biodegradable, and formulated with minimal VOCs. It cleans and prepares metallic surfaces prior to painting, priming, coating, gluing, corrosion protection, as well as cleaning molds for plastic injection. Liquid is available in 10 L bag-in-box and 208 L drum, and aluminum bottles can be filled and refilled via Walter Air Force automatic refilling station. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Machinery & Machining Tools, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Weld Cleaning System offers non-toxic alternative.

September 1, 2011

Able to clean stainless steel at rates from 3-6 fpm without toxic pickling pastes, SURFOX employs conductive application pad that simultaneously cleans and passivates parts. System produces flawless finish on stainless steel and mirror-like finish on chrome. It offers controlled dispersion of cleaning fluid and supports Surfox H and T electrolyte cleaning solutions for standard and heavy-duty jobs. Passivation tester, stainless steel grade ID tester, and marking kits are included. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Cutting Wheel is built for extended life.

October 12, 2010

Constructed for durability and cohesion, ZIP WHEEL is intended for portable angle grinder applications requiring cutting of steel or stainless. Integrated rib design promotes accelerated, comfortable cutting while minimizing required pressure. Heat generation is also minimized, and reinforced construction lends to safety while maintaining flexibility as well as twist/bend resistance. Collectively, features minimize surface damage and promote straight cuts. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Finishing/Grinding Disc is intended for metal applications.

August 25, 2010

Suited for work on steel, stainless, and aluminum materials, Enduro-Flex Turbo employs Cyclone technology, which combines abrasive grains combined with cooling agents to accelerate removal rate and provide uniform finish. Features and flap geometry ensure 36 Grit cut rate with 60 Grit final finish. Design also provides Turbofan cooling, which helps piece being worked on stay cooler to minimize surface damage and extend disc life. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Green & Clean

Anti-Spatter Refilling Station minimizes welding's environmental impact.

August 25, 2010

Comprised of automatic refilling station, reusable aluminum bottle, and 10 L bag-in-box of AF-Weld anti-spatter product, Air Force/AF-Weld minimizes environmental impact by using compressed air as propellant and eliminating need to dispose of empty aerosol cans. Anti-spatter formula inhibits corrosion, allows for immediate painting, and helps prevent weld porosity. Emulsion retracts in presence of heat, leaving immediate welding area clean and void of liquid. Read More

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