NEW!! COMPLETE ASSORTMENT of 8" Diamond Grinding Discs on 12" Bats
The 8" Diamond Grinding Discs on 12" Bats last longer and provide better results than silicon carbide abrasives. This new set of grinding discs comes with 60 grit, 120 grit, and 240 grit DiamondCore Tools 8" grinding discs on 12" bats.
If you're looking for heavy glaze or high-fired clay removal, choose the 60 grit coarse grinding disc. The 120 grit medium grinding disc is perfect for general purpose and pot leveling. For smoothing, check out the 240 grit fine grinding disc.
*Technique Note: Always use water, high speed, and gentle pressure... "Let the diamonds do the work." Overheating the tool will greatly decrease its lifespan.
8" Diamond Grinding Discs "POTSAVERS" on 12" bat
Adhesive-backed metal plate with diamonds fused on
Diamond grit has a 7000 hardness rating (silicon carbide abrasive is only rated at 2400 hardness)
Rigid plastic bat has both 9" and 10" bat pin spacing
60 grit - coarse - heavy glaze or high-fired clay removal
120 grit - medium general purpose/pot leveling
240 grit - fine -smoothing
NOTE: Due to very high demand, bat color may vary from pictured.
Permanently attached to a bat for pottery wheel use
Remove high-fired glaze drips or high-fired ceramic
Leveling a warped pot
Grinding tile, stone, or glass
Leveling kiln shelf posts and furniture
Grind a chipped pot
Long lifespan if used properly with water
Dust is controlled with water use
Much longer lasting than silicon carbide
Multiple grit sizes available
Faster than silicon carbide
Faster than sandpaper
Far less fatigue than other sanding methods
Use all appropriate safety precautions
Always use safety goggles
Be certain that debris does not get into moist, usable clay
Carefully clean splash pans to remove all sharp debris
Always use with water to maximize tool life & control dust