Abrasive wheel applications range from hand held grinding, non precision grinding, precision grinding to cutting with hand held grinders, petrol cut off saws, chop saws etc. They can be used at all stages of a work process, for making preliminary cuts and scores in materials, or for fine polishing and finishing.
Different wheels will have different properties and characteristics suitable for particular tasks. They also have different weaknesses and can pose different risks and hazards in handling and use. For this reason, it’s important that you always select the right abrasive wheel for the job and use it with the right machinery.
This online abrasive wheel course covers the anatomy of an abrasive wheel, the dangers associated with their use, Storage and handling and much more.