Press Release Summary:
Made of multiple layers of non-woven cotton fabric, Type 1 Wheels feature aluminum oxide or silicon carbide abrasives, which are laminated, pressed, and bonded together. Wheels are suited for removing thread-root corrosion and grinding out cracks without changing thread geometry. Measuring 3 x 1/8 x 3/8 in., wheels come in soft bond and hard bond styles with coarse, medium, fine, or very fine grain, and are suitable for ID and OD applications.
Original Press Release:
Pipe Thread Grinding Helps Prevent Downhole Problems
A line of Type 1 cotton-fiber wheels for removing thread-root corrosion and grinding out cracks to help assure pipe connection integrity and is avail-able from Rex-Cut Products, Inc. of Fall River, Massachusetts.
Rex-Cut® Type 1 Wheels for pipe thread grinding are made from multiple layers of non-woven cotton fabric and either aluminum oxide or silicon carbide abrasives which are laminated, pressed, and bonded together. Providing an effective way to remove thread-root corrosion and grind-out cracks using a high-speed grinder, they will not change the thread geometry.
Available in two styles: A54GFX soft bond for cleaning and finishing threads and A54MTX hard bond for grinding-out cracks, Rex-Cut® Type 1 Wheels for pipe thread grinding are offered with coarse, medium, fine, and very fine grain sizes. Measuring 75mm x 3mm x 10mm (3" x 1/8" x 3/8"), they are suitable for I.D. and O.D. applications.
Rex-Cut® Type 1 Wheels for pipe thread grinding are priced according to bond, and abrasive grain type and size. Literature, pricing, and samples are available upon request.
For more information contact:
Rex-Cut Products, Inc.
Robert B. Costa, Dir. Sales & Mktg, N.A.
960 Airport Rd. / P.O. Box 2109
Fall River, MA 02722
(800) 225-8182 FAX (800) 638-8501