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Abrasives, grinding, deburring, polishing, PPE, abrasive belts, belt calculator, abrasive belts for metal, metalworking belts, polishing belts, j-flex belts, flexible abrasive belts, Hermes RB346 J-Flex Aluminium Oxide Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - 2945 / RB346 J-Flex Aluminium Oxide Abrasive Sanding Belts
Aluminium Oxide
• Recommended for grinding of non-ferrous metals (primarily aluminium), stainless steel & carbon/mild steel
• Highly adaptable to contours, curves and profiles
• J-weight backing - flexible, perfect for grinding profiled surfaces with "slack" of the belt, for example on curves and contours or for polishing applications
• Active additives reduce heat generation and guarantee cooler grinding, with less discolouration of the workpiece
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Abrasives, grinding, deburring, polishing, PPE, abrasive belts, belt calculator, abrasive belts for metal, metalworking belts, RB377YX Aluminium Oxide Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - Hermes RB377YX Aluminium Oxide Abrasive Sanding Belts
Aluminium Oxide
• Recommended for non-ferrous metals (primarily aluminium) and suitable for hard woods, lacquers, composites
• Heavy cloth with tough Y/X weight polyester/cotton cloth backing - very durable
• Closed coat, combined with the heavy backing means that it is very aggressive, particularly in coarser grits
• Stiff backing - limited flexibility, more suited to grinding with contact wheels or backstand/flatbed linishers than with slack of the belt
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Belt Calculator - Sia 2920 Aluminium Oxide Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - Sia 2920 Aluminium Oxide Abrasive Sanding Belts
Aluminium Oxide
• Recommended for soft/resinous woods, lacquers, MDF, chipboard, paints, fillers
• Heavy cloth with tough X-weight cotton cloth backing - very durable
• Open coat structure reduces loading - ideal for soft resinous woods and other materials that tend to clog
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Abrasives, grinding, deburring, metal polishing, PPE, abrasive belts, belt calculator, abrasive belts for metal, metalworking belts, belts for stainless steel, Sia 2820 Zirconia Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - Sia 2829 Heavy-Duty Zirconia Abrasive Sanding Belts
Zirconia
• Recommended for carbon/mild steel, and suitable for non-ferrous metals
• Active additives with a cooling effect greatly reduce discolouration
• Ideal for both heavy-duty grinding and less intensive applications
• Agressive and long-lasting, while also giving a good finish
• Suitable for wet & dry sanding applications
• Grits 150 and above are standard Sia 2820 material
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Belt Calculator - Norton R817 Zirconia Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - Norton R817 Zirconia Abrasive Sanding Belts
Zirconia
• Very popular material in shoe repair & manufacture
• Open coated to reduce loading - ideal for working on leather, plastic and rubber, suitable for aluminium
• Heavy polyester cloth
• Norzon grain breaks down consistently to expose new, sharp abrasive grain
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Abrasives, grinding, deburring, metal polishing, PPE, abrasive belts, belt calculator, abrasive belts for metal, metalworking belts, belts for stainless steel, R203 Zirconia Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - R203 Zirconia Abrasive Sanding Belts
Zirconia
• Recommended for stainless steel & aluminium
• Top coat and active filler offer cooler grinding and therefore reduce burning when grinding heat-sensitive metals
• Closed coat with heavy Y/X weight backing - aggressive, particularly in coarser grits
• Premium, high-performance zirconia - durable and long-lasting, ideal for heavy-duty grinding
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Abrasives, grinding, deburring, metal polishing, PPE, abrasive belts, belt calculator, abrasive belts for metal, metalworking belts, belts for stainless steel, Norton R976 Ceramic Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - Norton R976 Red-X Ceramic Abrasive Sanding Belts
Ceramic
• Recommended for stainless steel & aluminium
• Supersize layer (or top-coat) offers cooler grinding and therefore reduces burning when grinding heat-sensitive metals
• Good quality ceramic, with patented 'Red-X' friable SG ceramic grain
• High cut rate even at low or medium pressures
• Durable and much longer-lasting than aluminium oxide and zirconia - very cost effective material, particularly for a ceramic
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Abrasives, grinding, deburring, metal polishing, PPE, abrasive belts, belt calculator, abrasive belts for metal, metalworking belts, belts for stainless steel, Sia 2503 Siabite Ceramic Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - Sia 2546 Siabite Flexible Ceramic Abrasive Sanding Belts
Ceramic
• Recommended for grinding mild steel and high-alloy steels
• Flexible JJ-weight cloth backing makes belts highly adaptable to contours, curves and profiles
• Active additives greatly reduce discolouration
• Additives also offer cooler grinding and reduce burning when grinding heat-sensitive metals
• High performance on hard to grind materials
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Belt Calculator - Nitro Extreme Precision Ceramic Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - Nitro Extreme Precision Ceramic Abrasive Sanding Belts
Ceramic
• Highest quality ceramic belt on the market - lasts up to twice as long as the competition
• Hugely popular precision shaped grain material - comparable performance to 3M's 784F Cubitron II
• Cooling supersize layer is ideal for working on heat-sensitive metals such as stainless steel
• Strong polyester backing for heavy-duty applications
• Optimal performance at medium pressures
• Suitable for use wet or dry
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Norton R445 Silicon Carbide Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - Norton R445 Silicon Carbide Abrasive Sanding Belts
Silicon Carbide
• Recommended for use on glass, non-ferrous metals (primarily brass), stone and GRP/composites/resins
• Sharp silicon carbide grain - faster, brighter cut and finer scratch pattern
• For wet or dry grinding applications
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Belt Calculator - Hermes RB515/RB555 Silicon Carbide / Cork Abrasive Sanding Belts
Silicon Carbide / Cork
• Recommended for use on glass, non-ferrous metals (primarily brass) and stone
• RB515 is a silicon carbide material impregnated with cork for very fine finishing
• RB555 is pure cork for achieving an even higher level of bright or "mirror-finish"
• Particularly high performance on glass, e.g. polishing flat edges
• For wet or dry grinding applications
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Belt Calculator - JG530 J-Flex Agglomerate Compact Grain Abrasive Sanding Belts
Agglomerate
• Recommended for all metals
• Consists of an agglomerate grit, where the individual grains are compacted to form larger, more uniform granulates, providing a much more even and consistent finish throughout the life of the belt
• Much longer service life than conventional abrasives due to the condensed grain wearing more slowly
• Ideal for finer finishing, and for achieving a brushed finish
• J-weight flexible material, for working on curves and contours e.g. handrails, pipes etc.
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Belt Calculator - PG730 Agglomerate Compact Grain Abrasive Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - PG730 Agglomerate Compact Grain Abrasive Sanding Belts
Agglomerate
• Recommended for all metals
• Consists of an agglomerate grit, where the individual grains are compacted to form larger, more uniform granulates, providing a much more even and consistent finish throughout the life of the belt
• Much longer service life than conventional abrasives due to the condensed grain wearing more slowly
• Ideal for finer finishing, and for achieving a brushed finish
• Stiff X-weight material - limited flexibility, more suited to contact wheel grinding or flatbed linishers than with slack of the belt
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Abrasives, grinding, deburring, metal polishing, PPE, abrasive belts, belt calculator, abrasive belts for metal, metalworking belts, belts for stainless steel, belts for graining metal, SCM belts, non-woven belts, scotchbrite belts, Sia LS Surface Conditioning Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - Sia 6230 Surface Conditioning Sanding Belts
SCM / Non-Woven
• Recommended for stainless steel, carbon/mild steel, non-ferrous metals & composites
• Resistant to clogging & loading, beneficial for soft metals
• Low-stretch backing, maintains its form when in use so good material for file belts running over a small contact wheel
• Gives a consistent finish
• Ideal for applications where minimal/no stock removal is required
• Useful for achieving a scratch pattern on a surface
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3M 237AA Trizact Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - 3M 237AA Trizact Abrasive Sanding Belts
Trizact
• Recommended for stainless steel, carbon/mild steel and non-ferrous metals
• As the pyramid structure of the grain wears this means fresh, sharp abrasive is constantly exposed to the workpiece - providing a sharper and more consistent cut than conventional non-woven materials for the same flawless finish every time
• Can last up to five times longer than conventional belts, offering precise finishing control to ensure fewer stages are needed
• Ergonomic benefits - no need to apply high pressure as the Trizact material maintains its sharpness through design
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Abrasives, grinding, deburring, polishing, PPE, abrasive belts, belt calculator, metalworking belts, abrasive belts for glass, aluminium oxide abrasive belts, zirconia abrasive Belts, ceramic abrasive belts, silicon carbide abrasive belts, surface conditioning belts, 3M trizact abrasive belts, agglomerate abrasive belts, PN721 Yellow Polishing Felt Sanding Belts
Belt Calculator - PN721 Yellow Polishing Felt Sanding Belts
• Recommended for use on metals and glass
• Ideal for final stage, very fine finishing
• To be used in conjunction with polishing compounds
• Offers zero stock removal, purely for polishing purposes
Felt
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• High-performance ceramic - long-lasting and durable, so ideal for heavy-duty grinding
• Closed coat with heavy Y/X-weight polyester backing - higher cut rates
• Supersize layer offers cooler grinding and therefore reduces burning when grinding heat-sensitive metals
• Performs well even at low grinding pressures"]
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