Using a Carbide Grinder on Metal Burrs

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 18th, 2019. Posted in Best pocket calipers, Brown and sharpe calipers, Pocket caliper

Manufacturing is enormous in the United States today, and many factories and automotive plants are hard at work building many different metal parts and devices from washing machines to cars to computers. But when a piece of metal is drilled, welded, or otherwise worked on, there may be metal burrs, or imperfections. The problem is that metal burrs often stick up and can make trouble for a device as long as they are present, so manufacturers have long since learned to remove them. This can be done with a carbide grinder, and carbide grinders are fed machines that will remove metal burrs with rapid rotation to grind off imperfections. A carbide grinder will remove metal burrs just fine, and this can make a piece of metal ready for use in everyday life. Machinist blocks can do similar work, and a tool set for mechanics can be touched up with a carbide grinder. Wh