It’s been said there are welders and there are grinders. Even if you’re not a grinder like me, give this review your full attention. ~Mitchell Dillman
When you work with metal, at some point along the way you are going to need an angle grinder. Most folks know about grinding discs, right. So what’s a flap disc? Spend the next few minutes and see for yourself.
A flap disk or flap wheel is an abrasive disk, used for finishing metal and/or a variety of other materials. Most modern flapwheels are made of multiple overlapping small pieces or ‘flaps’, bonded to a central fiberglass or plastic hub. Once you hit the core on these, they become trash.
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What makes Walter flap discs different?
The ENDURO-FLEX finishing flap disc is designed specifically for metal and will stay sharper for a longer period of time while removing more material faster.
Now let me tell you from my experience, these flap discs are the best.
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Unlike other flap discs on the market, with Walter flap discs there is no need to discard the disc once the flap overhang is worn down to the backing because the ENDURO-FLEX disc can be restored to like-new performance by reducing the diameter of the ECO-TRIM backing.
It does not matter if you are a first time furniture maker or a full-time professional fabricator, when it comes to consumables and finishing your metal components there are two main concerns. Time and money.
If you can find a way to cut down on the amount of time it takes to complete your metal finish work, do that. It will always save you money.
Advantages of a Walter flap discs over any traditional flap disks include:
- One step finishing solution saves time reducing overall cost
- Quiet, vibration-free grinding and polishing
- ECO-TRIM backing increases life and disc flexibility
To learn even more about trimming your Walter Flap Discs, watch this video, How to Trim Flap Discs presented by Johnathan Douville, Product Manager at Water Academy