PFERD bench grinding wheels are made of green silicon carbide in a vitrified bond. These products are particularly suited for carbide and non-ferrous metals like titanium.
Sharpening of carbide tools like drills, mills or disposable tips.
Various maintenance applications.
Dressing diamond tools for tool-grinding machines.
Removing of burrs
Very good self-sharpening performance.
Long service life because of hard silicon carbide.
High stock removal rate.
Recommendations for use:
All bench wheels are packed with telescoping bushings to accommodate popular machine spindle sizes.
If a bench grinding wheel starts to show signs of loading, use dressing stones.
Suitable tool drives are bench and pedestal grinders.
Vitrified bond Silicon Carbide
Max Rotational Speed:
6" wheels - 4140 rpm
7" & 8" Wheels - 3600 rpm
10" Wheels - 2400 rpm
Safety Recommendations: The maximum speed is calculated in accordance with ANSI B7.1. Never exceed the maximum RPM listed on wheel labels.
CAUTION: Smaller spindles frequently run at higher RPMs. Prior to mounting, all wheels shall be visually inspected for damage and cracks. Perform the ring test before mounting. An undamaged wheel will give a clear tone.