The Norton Grinding Wheel - 8" x 2" x 4" has a diameter of 8” and is 2” thick. The Type 2, 4500 RPM grinding wheel is mounted on a plate and comes without tape. This wheel is used for rail surface grinding.
This grinding wheel from Industry-Railway Suppliers is used to resurface rail, and to remove any irregularities to prolong their lifespan and prevent derailment. Rail grinding has been a rail maintenance practice for decades. The process has since been integrated into industry best practices and is currently done using specialized tools for efficiency and maximum results.
The Norton Grinding Wheel - 8" x 2" x 4" offers effective grinding to improve rail surface defects. It is used in conjunction with a Matweld Surfacing Guide Grinder or Matweld Cup Stone Grinder. Grinding also makes the railroad much safer and reduces vibration and noise.
- 8” diameter and 2” thickness with 4” arbor hole
- Plate mounted wheel
- No tape
- Type 2, 4500 RPM grinding wheel