Rail grinding is a key component to track maintenance. This Norton 6” x 1” x 5/8” Type 1 Grinding Wheel has been designed specifically for the needs of railroad workers who require a safe, effective, and reliable grinding wheel to cut, shape, and grind heavy-duty steel used on railroad track.
With a 6-inch diameter and 1-inch thickness, this grinding wheel has a standard 5/8” arbor size, ensuring compatibility with most commonly-used grinders in railroad applications. It has a maximum safe operating speed of 6050 RPM.
Its durable design and double reinforcement minimize the potential risk of a grinding wheel shattering during use, enhancing safety. When used properly with protective equipment and at the intended speed, the Norton Grinding Wheel - 6” x 1” x 5/8” will offer safe, long-lasting performance.
From prepping exothermic signal bonds to general rail grinding, this versatile and multi-purpose grinding wheel from Norton can do it all. This abrasive wheel will outperform the competition when used for maintenance-of-way rail repairs. Shop for your railroad tool solutions now and get the grinding wheels you need for track maintenance.