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Stainless Steel Sanding Discs Wausau 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
(715)842-8977
2705 Sherman Street
Wausau, WI
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Wausau
715-845-6271
102 Fulton Street Wausau, WI, 54403
Wausau, WI
 
Ace Hdw Center/Weston
(715) 355-1500
2606 Schofield Ave, across from Target in Weston
Weston, WI
 
Charlie's Hardware
(715) 693-2630
504 Highway 153 West
Mosinee, WI
 
Trantow Do it center
(715) 536-1296
101 S Pine Ridge Ave
Merrill, WI
 
Stone's Building Center
(715) 842-3036
102 Central Bridge St
Wausau, WI
 
Wausau Center S/C
(715) 843-2400
411 Washington St
Wausau, WI
Store Hours
Sears Stores
Store Type
Sears Stores
Hours
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:9.5-21
Sun:11-18
Store Features
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:9.5-21
Sun:11-18

Lee's Hardware
(715) 443-2323
323 Main Street
Marathon, WI
 
Merrill Ace Hardware
(715) 536-5822
920 E Main St
Merrill, WI
 
OLSON PAVING INC.
(715) 842-7088
4000 Business Park Drive
Wausau, WI
 

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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