These 4-1/2" X 5/8-11 ceramic flap discs are perfect for removing large amounts of material and for shaping or smoothing wood & metal. They are manufactured for rapid stock removal while delivering exceptionally fast and cool cuts. They are offered in Ceramic with grits ranging from 36 to 120 grit and have an angled face of the disc.
WHAT IS A HIGH DENSITY (HD) FLAP DISC?
High density ceramic flap discs are 2X the size of a normal flap disc and can last 2-3X the life of a normal ceramic flap disc due to its powerful performance & extra material that is jam packed into this flap disc. This flap disc will last 6 times longer than a zirconia flap disc and up to 10 times longer than an aluminum oxide flap disc.
When you receive this you will honestly be blown away by how THICC it is .....That's right! Two extra C's!
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN TYPE 27 AND TYPE 29 FLAP DISCS?
Type 27 flap discs have a flat surface to them. Type 29 flap discs an angled or pitched surface. In other words, Type 27 is flat and type 29 is not flat, its angled. We carry type 29 flap discs because that is the most common disc type and we feel is more versatile when fabricating.
Why is type 29 flap discs better than type 27 flap discs?
We strongly feel that type 29 flap discs are much better and more versatile when wood or metal fabricating and the industry thinks so also!
Type 29 has a angled shape which allows for better contouring.
It is also better for shaping surfaces because of its 15 degree angle