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Grinding stainless, cross contamination

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Grinding stainless, cross contamination

Post by PPD » Sun Oct 07, 2018 4:00 pm

Recently cut a couple stainless steel signs for outside, rained a few times and started to rust around all the cut edges. I didn't use different pads and or disc when I cleaned up all the edges so I assume it got some regular steel imbedded causing the issue.

Anyone have this trouble? What did you do to fix this problem?

Thanks in advance

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Re: stainless, cross contamination

Post by Old Iron » Sun Oct 07, 2018 10:38 pm

Yep, you can not use any disc that has been used on mild steel on stainless. They make flap wheels specifically for steel, aluminum and stainless use.

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