Grinding Discs are constructed to handle tough applications.

Press Release Summary:

To enhance control when grinding corners and edges, Griding Wheels semi-flex discs are made with stiff phenolic resin fiberglass backing. Phenolic backing also allows disc to be used without back-up pad and prevents discs from deforming due to use, heat, or humidity. Able to be used wet or dry, discs come in 16, 24, and 36 grit sizes; type 27 shape; and 4 ½, 5, and 7 in. dia with 7/8 in. or 5/8-11 arbor holes. Capabilities suit such applications as grinding fiberglass forms and shower surrounds.

Original Press Release:

New Rigid Semi-Flex Discs from CGW Offer Strong Solutions for Tough Grinding Applications

NILES, Ill. – CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels introduces new rigid semi-flex discs, expanding its semi-flex disc line for aggressive grinding applications.

The new rigid semi-flex discs are made with a stiff phenolic resin fiberglass backing, which is engineered to be stronger than plastic or vulcanized fiber backings for more control when grinding corners and edges. The new backing material also allows the disc to be used without a back-up pad for ease of use and cost savings.

The strong, phenolic backing on the rigid semi-flex discs prevents the discs from deforming due to use, heat or humidity and ensures unlimited storage life is possible.

The rigid semi-flex discs can be used wet or dry and are available in 16-, 24- and 36-grit sizes, type 27 shape and in 4-1/2-, 5- and 7-inch diameters with 7/8 inch or 5/8-11 arbor holes.

“Rigid semi-flex discs are great for tough applications like grinding fiberglass forms and shower surrounds,” said Joe O’ Mera, president, CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels. “CGW is proud to offer its customers strong tools for virtually any application.”

CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels is one of the world’s leading suppliers of grinding wheels since 1956. Its 100,000-square-foot USA facility serves as a centralized warehouse with manufacturing capabilities and includes customer service, sales and marketing departments.

For more information on the company or the new CGW rigid semi-flex discs contact:

CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels, 7525 North Oak Park Ave, Niles IL 60714. Phone: 800-447-4248. Fax: 800-447-3731. Website:

Please send inquiries to: Joe O’Mera, CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels, USA, 7525 North Oak Park Ave., Niles, IL 60714.

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