Tool Maintenance

How to clean & maintain your DuraGRIT tools

How do I clean my DuraGRIT tools?

The already amazing working life of DuraGRIT carbide tools, can be further extended by regular care and cleaning. Download our  Cleaning Tips as a printable PDF - Click Here Following are some cleaning tips: Hi-Speed Rotary Carbide Cutting Wheels...

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updated about 2 years ago

How do I prevent clogging with my DuraGRIT tools?

Run at optimum speed for material being cut (see below) and use light pressure.  This will reduce clogging. Materials that are sticky (paint, urethane, epoxy glues etc.), will clog any abrasives.  Spraying the tool working surface before use with...

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updated over 2 years ago

Where did the grit go on my DuraGRIT tool?

If you think the carbide grit has come off your DuraGRIT tool, it is mostly likely buried under carbon or debris clogs, leaving a smooth shiny surface.  Cleaning the tool will make the carbide grit work as good as new! Here are some tips for...

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updated about 2 years ago

How To remove your Sanding Disc without bending it (DB-DS5)

To avoid bending your DuraGRIT 5" Carbide Sanding Disc when removing it from your sander, follow these two easy steps:  Slide a wide blade spatula or putty knife between the black hook and white loop pads.  Slide the spatula across the face of the...

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updated over 1 year ago

How to Replace the Heavy Duty White LOOP pad on your DuraGRIT 5" Carbide Sanding Disc (DB-DS5)

Unlike disposable sandpaper discs which can wear out quickly, the DuraGRIT carbide 5" sanding disc has a long working life that can last hundreds of times longer than sandpaper!  Due to the sanding disc's amazing long working life, you will...

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updated over 1 year ago

Is it possible to buy more white replacement Loop Pads for the DuraDISC 5" Sanding Disc?

Yes, go to https://duragrit.com/Heavy-Duty-Replacement-Loop-Pads-for-DuraDisc-2-Pack.html The replacement heavy duty loop pads are $8.98 for the 2 pack. Here’s a helpful tutorial on how to replace the worn pad with a new replacement: How to...

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updated about 2 years ago