Abrasive Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

Plantex Ceramic Flap Discs feature abrasive structure.

November 28, 2016

Available in 4-1/2" and 5" diameters and in grits of 40, 60 and 80, Plantex Ceramic Flap Discs feature backing plate made of polypropylene binder. Delivering speeds of 5000 to 8000 rpm, unit’s hemp fiber provides high insulating, vibration damping and noise-reducing properties. Suitable for grinding all metals including stainless steel, steel, aluminum, titanium, bronze, flap discs... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

Red Heat R983 Abrasive Belts and Discs contain no performance-inhibiting dies.

November 13, 2016

Wear resistant, Norton Red Heat R983 suite of products comes with enhanced grain/bond adhesion. Designed for grinding and polishing metals, R983 Flap Discs are available in three shapes and in sizes ranging from 4" x 5/8" up to 7" x 7/8". R983 Discs are available in TS (Type II) and TR (Type II) in sizes ranging from 1-1/2" to 3". R983 Belts come in lengths ranging from 11" to 700," stand... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Tiger® Angled Flap Discs come with self-sharpening zirconium flap disc.

November 10, 2016

Available in 7/8-inch arbor or 5/8-inch -11 nut for fast change-over, Tiger Angled Flap Discs features 90° angled flap design which allows operator to grind at higher or lower angle. Featured with phenolic blocking, units reduce the risk of gouging of workpiece while grinding fillet welds for smoother finish. Suitable for grinding steel, stainless steel, aluminum and other hard-to-grind... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Tiger UltraCut Cutting Wheels comes with self-sharpening zirconia alumina grain.

November 9, 2016

Available in both zirconia alumina grain and INOX, Tiger UltraCut 1 mm Cutting Wheels come in diameters of 4 1/2 and 5 in. UltraCut 1 mm delivers clean, precise cuts with smaller seams on thin sheet metal, tubes and small diameter rods. Weiler SOLID CORE technology helps in increasing wheel life and stability, maximize cuts per wheel, reduce changeover time, and minimize costs. INOX wheels are... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

New Festool HK/HKC Carpentry Saws Win Industry Recognition

October 7, 2016

2016 Editors’ Choice Award from Tools of the Trade and Best Corded Saw from ProTool Reviews PTIA Lebanon, IN – The new carpentry saw from Festool, the HK/HKC, has just won a 2016 Editors’ Choice Award from Tools of the Trade and a 2016 PTIA (Power Tool Innovation Award) from Protool Reviews. Launched just last month, the Festool HK/HKC Carpentry saw, with integrated guide rail and other... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Diamond Abrasive Wheel delivers clean, smooth cuts.

October 4, 2016

Featuring solid steel body that minimizes risk of breakage, LENOX METALMAX™ is made with metal cutting diamonds bonded to wheel's surface. Diamond cutting edge wheel does not wear away, allowing it to hold its original wheel diameter until last cut. Because product does not wear out, there is substantial reduction of odor and airborne particles. LENOX METALMAX works in wide range of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Weiler Upgrades Roughneck® and Wolverine® Stringer Bead Wheels

September 21, 2016

Stringer Bead wheels have been re-engineered for unmatched cleaning, increased life, effortless operation and better value CRESCO, Pa. — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning has announced the upgrade of its Roughneck and Wolverine 4-inch Stringer Bead wheels. The Stringer Bead wheels have been re-engineered to... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Weiler to Introduce New Product Offerings at FABTECH 2016

September 15, 2016

Attendees of FABTECH can explore a variety of product offerings and product line upgrades at booth N3704 CRESCO, Pa. — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning announced it will attend FABTECH 2016 in Las Vegas, November 16 to 18 at booth N3704 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The company will showcase a variety... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Flap Discs grind and blend carbon and stainless steel.

September 1, 2016

Featuring self-sharpening Zirconia Alumina grain, Wolverine® Abrasive Flap Discs deliver aggressive grinding from start to finish. Discs come in both Type 27 and Type 29 styles, allowing for optimal angle of approach and finish. For fast changeover, flap discs are available with quick-change 5/8 in. – 11 nut, in addition to 5/8 and 7/8 in. arbors and variety of diameters to fit all tool... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Weiler Expands Bonded Abrasives Offering

August 26, 2016

Expanded options include new combo wheels for pipeline cutting and grinding, and two new Type 28 grinding wheels for aggressive grinding needs CRESCO, Pa. — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning has announced the expansion of its Tiger® bonded abrasives offering. The expanded line of products, manufactured in... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Blending Disc eases finishing in hard-to-reach areas.

August 22, 2016

Constructed using heat-resistant non-woven matrix, Blendex U™ Turbo provides consistent finish without smearing. Self-sharpening grains allow for high material removal on many different surfaces, including steel, stainless steel, and aluminum alloys. Using Blendex™ Unitized Technology, disc was designed specifically to blend fillet welds as well as deburr sharp edges commonly found across... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

PFERD Inc to Feature Metal Finishing Solutions at Fabtech 2016

August 1, 2016

Milwaukee, WI— PFERD INC., a global manufacturer and distributor of abrasives, brushes and power tools, will highlight its precision products and power tools as well as its PFERDVALUE® program in booth N2004 at FABTECH 2016, November 16-18, 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.  The company will present featured products from its comprehensive line of metal cutting and finishing... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Centerless Grinding Wheels increase working life, stock removal.

July 26, 2016

Available with ceramic, aluminum oxide, silicon carbide grain, and abrasive blends to maximize user grinding safety and efficacy, Norton Century45™ Centerless Wheels provide continually sharp wheel face that increases stock removal and reduces grinding times. Chemistry optimizes grain retention, which porosity for given hardness and thereby offers hard grade with softer grade... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Abrasive Discs cut titanium and brass.

July 22, 2016

Designed with silicon-carbide based formulation, Zip Titan™ and Chopcut Titan™ help prevent materials being cut from overheating. Keeping metal cooler helps preserve mechanical properties and surface integrity of titanium and brass. Both discs offer extended lifetime as well as faster and freer cuts. Chopcut Titan™ is designed specifically for performance cutting on portable chop saws. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Sanding Disc provides maximum stock removal on any surface.

July 1, 2016

Formulated with blue zirconium grain blend to accelerate material removal, Topcut™ Sanding Disc is designed for finishing applications on steel and stainless steel. Cooler sanding helps to preserve metals and ensure they will not overheat. Discs are supplied in protective packaging designed with humidity control to preserve wheel's physical properties until ready for use. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Centerless Grinding Wheels minimize noise.

June 20, 2016

Available with ceramic, aluminum oxide, silicon carbide grain, and abrasive blends, Century 45™ Grinding Wheels feature centerless bond platform with exclusive chemistry that optimizes grain retention. Continually sharp face maximizes stock removal, minimizing grinding times through fewer passes. Capable of decreasing grinding noise levels by as much as 23.2 dB, wheels are suited for bar... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Flexible Shaft Machine delivers multifunctional operation.

June 16, 2016

Via interchangeable hand pieces, Rotomax functions as angle grinder, straight grinder, drum polisher, belt sander, tube polisher, or die grinder. Power ranges from 2.0–4.7 hp, and electronically controlled speeds range from 500–15,000 rpm in increments of 100 rpm. While lack of gearing lends to quiet operation, industrial-grade motor and solid-state electronic control ensure constant speed... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

POLIFAN®-CURVE Flap Discs from PFERD INC Yield Excellent Grinding and Fnishing Results

June 16, 2016

POLIFAN®-CURVE flap discs bring new levels of performance and economy to an array of applications, including chamfering, deburring, contour grinding and ornamental iron fabrication. Milwaukee, WI — POLIFAN®-CURVE flap discs from PFERD INC bring significant advantages to rough and finish grinding applications. A patented, proprietary design to PFERD, POLIFAN-CURVE offers a fast, productive... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

OMAX Highlights the Next Generation of Micromachining at IMTS 2016

June 13, 2016

KENT, Wash., June 1, 2016 - At IMTS 2016 this September, OMAX Corporation will showcase the next generation of the MicroMAX® abrasive waterjet, capable of producing the most accurate parts in the industry. The latest model of the MicroMAX includes accuracy enhancing upgrades and expanded accessory compatibility. “Since its introduction, the MicroMAX has offered industry leading part... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Centerless Grinding Wheels cut cycle times and noise levels.

June 3, 2016

Available with ceramic, aluminum oxide, silicon carbide grain, and abrasive blends to maximize grinding safety and efficiency, Norton Century45 Wheels provide continually sharp wheel face that achieves over 30% more stock removal versus standard products. Wheels also minimize grinding noise levels by as much as 23.2 dB, even with hard-to-grind alloys such as Inconel 718. Products are suited for... Read More