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  Weiler Upgrades Vortec Pro® Abrasive Flap Discs, Rebrands Line Under Wolverine® Product Offering Re-engineered products offer maximum cut rates and extended life — all at an exceptional value   Contact: Monica DeBrot  (515) 557-2068 monicad@2rm.com   CRESCO, Pa. — August 30, 2016 — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning has rebranded its Vortec Pro® abrasive flap discs under its... + continue reading
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 07:36
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  Weiler Expands Bonded Abrasives Offering Expanded options include new combo wheels for pipeline cutting and grinding, and two new Type 28 grinding wheels for aggressive grinding needs   Contact: Monica DeBrot  (515) 557-2068 monicad@2rm.com   CRESCO, Pa. — August 24, 2016 — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning has announced the expansion of its Tiger® bonded abrasives offering. The... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 09:27
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Rick Sawyer Application Engineer Automated Deburring Solutions This article first appeared in the May 2016 issue of Fabricating & Metalworking Online Burrs cannot be part of the equation in mission-critical part applications. Here are some ways to switch from manual to automated deburring to improve part-to-part consistency and quality, produce more parts per shifts and increase uptime, and reduce labor costs and time lost to operator injuries. Whether it is landing gear, turbine... + continue reading
Monday, August 22, 2016 - 10:44
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Industry-leading experts to provide time- and money-saving solutions for challenging deburring applications   CRESCO, Pa. — July 15, 2016 — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning will attend the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2016 in Chicago, September 12 – 17 at booth N-6748 in the North Building, B Hall at McCormick Place.    The company will be introducing... + continue reading
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 08:17
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  CRESCO, Pa. — June 17, 2016 — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning, has announced the availability of its new Pipeline Brochure. Featuring high-performance stringer bead wheels, bonded abrasive wheels, flap discs and more for weld preparation and cleaning on demanding pipe applications, the four-page, full-color brochure has been designed to simplify the process of selecting the right product for... + continue reading
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 15:52
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Tony Hufford Category Manager, Welding & Fabrication Weiler   This article first appeared in the November 2015 issue of The Fabricator The welds in pressure vessel fabrication have to be of the highest quality. The proper surface preparation tools and techniques can help to ensure those critical welds pass the toughest inspections.       Figure 1 Many industries use pressure vessels to transfer or store gas or liquid under high pressure... + continue reading
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 12:51
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Tony Hufford Category Manager, Welding & Fabrication Weiler This article first appeared in the November 2015 issue of The Fabricator Resinoid-bonded cutting wheels can address a variety of routine manual metal applications in which flexibility and portability are necessary. By following a few best practices, you can extend wheel life, promote safety, and improve productivity and efficiency within the process.   Resinoid-bonded abrasive cutting wheels are portable,... + continue reading
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 12:51
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Reducing cost of ownership and boosting productivity—these concepts are often at odds on the shop floor, but they don’t have to be. Consider metal finishing. A fabricator charged with postweld cleanup on a metal tube might favor a disc that provides maximum cutting action. The fabricator’s main goal is to remove that excess material buildup and move on to the next tube to continue the cleanup operations. Read on....    
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 12:50
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Speed, orientation, and pressure all affect the successful operation of hand-held tools. Read on...    
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 12:49
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David Jescovitch Business Development Manager, Welding & Fabrication Weiler   This article first appeared in the April 2015 issue of Fabrication & Metalworking   In inter-pass and post-weld surface cleaning applications, the tips of a wire brush wear with normal use, which in turn reduces the cut rate of the brush over time. Because of this it has long been a common practice in the industry to occasionally take the brush off the grinder and flip it over to take... + continue reading
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 12:48
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