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Re: Aluminum build up on grinders

yeah, grocery stores sell blocks of paraffin for canning purposes, they work great for disk/belt sanders too just a touch on the running abrasive and it lasts a lot longer, not messy... just watch for buildup, it can burn in the disc guards.

most abrasive supply houses sell cardboard tube sticks of wax too for grinders/sanders, stays cleaner, just grinds away the cardboard as you use it...

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Atf oil works well when grinding aluminiun.

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Re: Aluminum build up on grinders

Just saw this stuff used at a local Fab'ing shop & they tell me its just super to stop build up
Castrol "stick wax" comes in a big tube.
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