Surface grinder belt conversion - super easy | BladeForums.com
Apr 06, 2018 · I worked with two ABS MS both who have belt conversion surface grinders. From what I can tell, the primary reason to do the conversion is the flexibility of surfacing various materials and setups that a belt can give you. You can surface stag, handles, liners, folder work, pretty much anything....
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Surface Grinder - Convert to belt or not ? | BladeForums.com
Personally I don't like worrying about dressing the wheels, my surface grinder belt conversion is easy to maintain. I also have a higher durometer wheel to address the flex issue, it's 90 duro. I like the quick change ability of the belts, and they are a lot cheaper than stones by a lot.
Converting a surface grinder to Belts | KnifeDogs.com Forums
I know this is not an all encompassing tutorial, but it gives the general idea of how to convert a surface grinder to use 2 x 72" belts. Much is going to depend on the specific type/model of surface grinder. The one constant is the contact wheel! Anything less than 100 durometer wheel will...
34107 - Belt Sanding Kit for PSG 612 Surface Grinder | Tormach
The belt sanding grinder attachment turns an ordinary surface grinder into a resourceful metal-finishing tool. Will work on other surface grinders with a three-inch taper per foot (TPF) arbor designed for hubs with ~1 inch at the large end of the taper.
Surface Grinder Belt Conversion | KnifeDogs.com Forums
Oct 03, 2010 · Put your diamond dresser in the middle of the table, fire up your grinder, touch off just to the left of center on your wheel and traverse the table on the Y axis off the belt. Come down a couple of thousandths, and traverse the other direction until you are off the belt.
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Home of the "Jiffy" Belt Sander Conversion.
I have the pleasure of introducing you to the new "Jiffy" belt sander conversion. Utilizing either 1x42 or 2x48 belts with a multi-use sanding platform, your old sander can now use a whole new world of sanding belts, grits, and flexible backings.
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Converting a standard surface grinder to belts for knife making.
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Nov 28, 2006 · I'm thinking of buying a surface grinder, and have a few thoughts I'd like to run by the people here. First of all, the H.F. surface grinder is on sale for $899.00 and $200.00 for the stand. Second it wieghs 820# which I could probable get moved around the shop and on the stand by myself.
Remove the layer by using the 180 grit belt sander and the ...
Remove the layer by using the 180-grit belt sander and the surface grinder or the lathe. Be sure not to excessively heat the sample, as this could change the hardness. ...
Surface grinder conversion to belts | KnifeDogs.com Forums
I’m attaching a few pics of the belt conversion I did some years ago for a 6x12 surface grinder from Harbor Freight/Enco/Grizzley. This turned out very well and ran smoooooth as silk. The key is to have the aluminum, 90 durometer serrated wheel balanced and made to fit the ginder perfectly. I put together some cad dimensions and had this built.
Surface grinder - convert to belt table drive?
Oct 02, 2005 · I've got an older KO Lee S714 surface grinder that is in pretty good shape but generates a barely perceptible scalloped pattern on ground work. The table drive is via rack and pinion and it's possible that the rack and/or pinion gear are worn and need to be replaced at a cost of around $300-400 from KO Lee.
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Sep 23, 2009 · If anyone out there has a harbor freight, or that type of surface grinder and has converted it to a 2"x72" belt, could you forward me some photo's that show how you did it. It doesn't have to be a step by step, just showing the conversion. Maybe some close ups, so I can figure it out.
Running belts on a surface grinder. | KnifeDogs.com Forums
Oct 16, 2010 · I really used my converted surface grinder today. I had played around with it a bit a couple of weeks ago, grinding a blade, but I got down to business tonight. I have a 90 duro wheel, which seems plenty hard, and was able to take .010" off at a whack in annealed CPM154. I've seen people say they get ten at a time with a belt, but never ...
What belt are you surface grinding with? | BladeForums.com
Dec 09, 2018 · It's still a surface grinder meant to function like a surface grinder - just that now it's using a belt and not a "stone" wheel. Even these rubber wheels need to be dressed from time to time and I do that with an end mill in a holder I made. Belts are not "true", which is one of the reasons to use the machine as a surface grinder moving across ...
Belt surface grinder? | The Hobby-Machinist
Mar 04, 2020 · Belts, as in the case of the typical 2x72 belt grinder (and curiously not in the case of the tormach attachment), can be changed in a matter of seconds. Pull a lever, slack the belt, remove it, put a new one on, release the lever, and go to work.
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Jul 30, 2017 · The *ONLY* advantage a belt conversion has, is in hogging material at a high rate, although it's a stop gap to more efficient methods, such as face or slab milling, or blanchard grinding. I use my belt converted large SG's that run 12 and 14" stones with hydro feeds, for one thing only, hogging damascus billets down to desired thickness.
Landis 12"x18" Surface Grinder Belt Conversion - Tools and ...
Jun 08, 2017 · Landis 12"x18" Surface Grinder Belt Conversion. By deker, June 8, 2017 in Tools and Tool Making. Share Followers 1. Recommended Posts. deker 34 Posted June 8, 2017.
Abrasive 3B Surface Grinder Belt Conversion - YouTube
Feb 05, 2017 · I took the standard stone wheel off of my surface grinder, and built a belt grinding head for it. This involved modifying a contact wheel and hub, and fabricating the tracking/tension assembly.