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Stainless Steel Sanding Discs Elkhorn WI

When I first looked at the Microplane stainless steel sanding discs I thought, “There's no way that can work. It'll just tear up the wood.” But now that I've logged lots of hours of sanding with this product, I'm a believer. According to the manufacturer this product will remove wood five times faster than a conventional abrasive, while outlasting it seven times.

The Home Depot
(262)248-6297
550 N Edwards Blvd
Lake Geneva, WI
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(262)363-7141
232 E Wolf Run
Mukwonago, WI
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Woller True Value
(262) 723-2286
455 E Geneva St
Elkhorn, WI
 
Ace Hardware
(262) 728-8228
840 E Geneva St
Delavan, WI
 
Dunn Lumber&true Value Hdw.
(262) 248-4459
826 North St
Lake Geneva, WI
 
BADGER HARDWOODS OF WISCONSIN, LTD.
(262) 275-1162
N1517 US Highway 14
Walworth, WI

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Jackson's Do it Best Hardware
(262) 723-3338
635 N Wisconsin Street
Elkhorn, WI
 
Lowe's
(262) 740-2728
2015 East Geneva Street
Delavan, WI
Hours
M-SA 6:30 am - 9 pm
SU 8 am - 7 pm

Delavan - Auth Hometown
(262) 740-9135
307 S Wright St
Delavan, WI
Store Hours
Hometown Dealers
Store Type
Hometown Dealers
Hours
Mon:9.5-19
Tue:9.5-19
Wed:9.5-19
Thu:9.5-19
Fri:9.5-19
Sat:9-18
Sun:11-16
Store Features
Mon:9.5-19
Tue:9.5-19
Wed:9.5-19
Thu:9.5-19
Fri:9.5-19
Sat:9-18
Sun:11-16

Lake Geneva - Auth Hometown
(262) 248-8571
200 Edwards Blvd Ste C
Lake Geneva, WI
Store Hours
Hometown Dealers
Store Type
Hometown Dealers
Hours
Mon:9-21
Tue:9-21
Wed:9-21
Thu:9-21
Fri:9-21
Sat:9-18
Sun:10-16
Store Features
Mon:9-21
Tue:9-21
Wed:9-21
Thu:9-21
Fri:9-21
Sat:9-18
Sun:10-16

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Stainless Steel Sanding Discs

Stainless Steel Sanding Discs

    

When I first looked at the Microplane stainless steel sanding discs I thought,  “There's no way that can work.  It'll just tear up the wood.” But now that I've logged lots of hours of sanding with this product, I'm a believer. According to the manufacturer this product will remove wood five times faster than a conventional abrasive, while outlasting it seven times. This helps justify the cost - about $5 per disc, which would buy about three discs of conventional high-quality abrasive.  So, is it worth the investment?  Yes. Although I wasn't able to quantify the manufacturer's claim about the discs cutting wood faster, I would have gone through numerous changes of regular sandpaper in the same length of time that I used a single Microplane disc. The discs are available in 40-, 80-, and 120-grit. On red oak and pine I found the surface left behind by the 120-grit disc slightly rougher than a conventional abrasive. The discs come in 5-in. hook-and-loop, and attach to any standard 5-in. hook-and-loop sanding base. The discs will work with sanders that have through-the-base dust collection.  Microplane discs are designed for raw wood only, not finished surfaces.

Source
Microplane (800) 555-2767, www.microplane.com,Stainless Steel Sanding Discs, $9.95 for 2 discs.


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