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  Weiler offers a comprehensive line of abrasives for addressing the challenges of working with aluminum CRESCO, Pa. — November 13, 2017 —  Weiler Abrasives Group, , a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes and maintenance products for surface conditioning, has a new Aluminum Solutions Guide — a 12-page color guide featuring the company’s comprehensive line of contaminant-free abrasives for cutting, grinding and finishing aluminum. It also includes a helpful... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 16:23
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    By Tony Hufford, category manager – metal fabrication, Weiler Abrasives Published in the November 2017 issue of Fabricating and Metalworking.   People use stainless steel for several reasons, including its mechanical properties and appearance.  However, if you’re like most, the first thing that comes to mind is its corrosion resistance, which makes it very desirable for many applications. For example, stainless steel is used in the food, medical, construction,... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 15:54
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  Pressure and heat are the main culprits of frustration when working with aluminum. To improve the quality, safety and productivity of your work while reducing downtime and labor costs, here are some insights on how to choose the right wheel or disc to address the needs of the pre-weld and post-weld operation.     By Rick Hopkins, senior product manager - Welding and Fabrication, Weiler Published in the October 2017 issue of Fabricating and Metalworking.   A... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 15:21
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When choosing the right cutting wheel, take the time to evaluate the application needs and the cost impact on the overall welding operation Companies can save money in a pipe welding operation in many ways. Cutting consumable (cutting and grinding wheel) costs is often the primary target. But it is easy to overlook the hidden costs that are the result of inefficiencies in the process. From reducing downtime to improving productivity, operators are realizing in many cases that buying higher-... + continue reading
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 14:17
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Flap Discs: The Right Selection and Technique Can Save Time and Money By Rick Hopkins, Senior Product Manager – Welding & Fabrication, Weiler Abrasives Group and Ron McCarthy, Director of Marketing, Oliver H. Van Horn Co.    In any metal grinding or finishing application, it is important to have the correct product for the job — it minimizes the risk of removing too much material and reduces the time and cost for the process. When working with thinner materials, flap discs... + continue reading
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 14:00
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Tiger cutting, grinding and combo wheels help complete jobs sooner, without compromising durability   CRESCO, Pa. — September 6, 2017 —  Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning ntroduced its new Tiger® Aluminum cutting wheels, grinding wheels and combo wheels. Tiger Aluminum wheels have been designed with a non-loading formula that keeps them from gumming up, allowing operators to get more... + continue reading
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 11:11
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New products and advice on weld preparation, cutting, grinding and cleaning can be found at booth B23058   CRESCO, Pa. — August 17, 2017 —  Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning plans to attend FABTECH 2017 in Chicago, November 6 to 9. Visitors to booth B23058 can see the latest in abrasives, along with resin fiber discs, flap discs and more — all of which have been designed to offer... + continue reading
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 14:05
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  Improve Safety When Using Power Tools and Accessories By David Jescovitch, senior district sales manager, Weiler Abrasives Group This article is published in the July 2017 issue of Fabricating and Metalworking. Here are some basic rules to follow for safely operating right-angle grinders, flap discs, die grinders and cutoff wheels, or other handheld tools and accessories. That’s not all: you’ll save some time and money too.   When using handheld tools and accessories... + continue reading
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 08:07
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Tiger BobCat mini flap discs now deliver enhanced performance and offer threaded “R” mount  CRESCO, Pa. — August 1, 2017 —  Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning, has announced the expansion of its Tiger® BobCat mini flap disc offering, along with design improvements to enhance performance and extend product life. The enhanced design of the Tiger BobCat mini flap discs offers one and a half... + continue reading
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 11:14
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The addition of five new products provides serious grinding solutions for working on everything from pressure vessels to rollercoasters and more. CRESCO, Pa. — July 10, 2017 —  Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning, announced the expansion of its resin fiber discs (RFDs) offering to include five new products for varying performance requirements: Tiger® Ceramic, Zirc and Aluminum, and Wolverine... + continue reading
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 07:58
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