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plantex Platinum - HIgh performance disc

arrow Flap Discs PLANTEX® Platinum -The ultimate flap disc for all metals, with multihybrid grain.

Product Data:
  • First multipurpose flap disc to threat all metals without any problems
  • Time saving due to its agressive hybrid grain
  • Removal rates like grid 40 but with a finish like grid 50 / 60
  • No heat coloration of the workpiece due to overheatment
  • Easy to trim
  • Vibration, heat and noise are reduced due to the natural fibre backing

Flap Discs PLANTEX® Platinum - The first multi-funcitonal flap disc in th world!

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PLANTEX® ZIRCON ELASTIC FLAP DISC

PLANTEX® Platinum

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Plantix Platinum® High performance flap discs works on all metals: Stainless steel, Steel, Aluminium, Titanium, Bronze, Copper, Brass etc

  • Massive time savings thanks to the highly aggressive multi-hybrid grinding fabric
  • Innovative principle: multigrain grinds like 40 grit, but delivers a finish like a 50-60 grit disc
  • Excellent safety with max. stock removal
  • Multi-hybrid grinding fabric prevents heat deformation and discolouration
  • Self-trimming disc, the backing plate reduces in size automatically during the grinding process. Contains no fibre glass.
  • Protects resources and completely green thanks to the natural fibre backing plate
  • Hight strenght - low weight
  • Excellent form stability yet elastic
  • Big reduction in noise emissions thanks to the high natural fibre content
115 x 22 mm
40/60
91912
125 x 22 mm
40/60
91922
150 x 22 mm
40/60
91932
178 x 22 mm
40/60
91942
Platinum Grit

The new multihybrid flap disc is a mixture of several established grain-formulas in conjunction with the unique backing technology from Eisenblaetter. The result is a completely new benchmark in grinding, with unique versatility and performance. For the first time, it is possible to treat all metals with just one flap disc, without quality- or performance-losings.

The PLATINUM disc reaches on materials like inox, steel, aluminum, titan and non-ferrous metals far better results than common abrasives

The whole spectrum of grit nuances from coarse to medium, can now be replaced with just one grit. The disc is agressive like grit 40, but leaves the surface treated with a finish that matches a grinding surface of grit 50/60. That's why 80 - 90 % of all grinding tasks can now be done with the PLATINUM. For essential tasks, that require even finer grinding or polishing works, Eisenblaetter has a wide array of other abrasives and polishing tools to offer. Further more due to the new grain-formula heat coloration on workpieces wont be seen anymore.

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A comparison to convince everybody:

backign pad
+ high strength with low weight
 
+ high shape stability - yet elastic
- brittle, not elastic
+ adjusts well to the workpiece surface during operation
- not very flexible
+ heat-absorbent - reduces the temperature during grinding
- builds up heat during operation - glazes abrasives
+ good chemical properties, resistant to most chemicals
- difficult to trim
+ self-trimming, very easy to cut, without emissions of harmful glass fibre dust and chemical resin vapours. The backing disc is trimmed back automatically during the grinding process
- razor-sharp glass fibre pieces are produced during grinding and trimming, which can damage the workpiece or may cause injuries
+ easy disposal, no special waste - classed as domestic waste
- must be disposed as special waste
+ made of sustainable natural raw material - protects valuable resources
- high energy consumption for production and disposal of discs
+ much better stock removal rate and service life due to the flexible backing disc and the use of 100% pure Zircon abrasives
- relatively rigid disc allows the use of a section of the available abrasives only
= VALUE FOR MONEY AND ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY = NO BENEFITS - SIMILAR PRICES

flexible pad
backing pad pad

The Plantex® high tech compound is elastic and adjusts better to curved workpieces. The elasticity has another performance enhancing effect: because its flexible, the flap discs has a considerably larger contact surface area and thus removes more material (see picture to the left). The abrasion capacity is therefore higher and the larger contact surface area also dissipates more heat, resulting in a cooler workpiece and eliminating the glazing of the abrasive disc.

 

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Use all the material on the disc down to the last millimetre by automatic trimming of the backing disc during grinding - or simply trim using the Plantex flap disc on a sharp steel edge. Significant time and money savings!
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The right speed increases the service life of a flap disc by up to 100 %

The right speed increases the service life of a flap disc by up to 100 % - virtually doubling the life. The optimal speed for flap discs is between 5000 - 8000 rpm, depending on their size and the material surface. Used at the optimum speed, they achieve their optimum grinding capacity and service life.

Variable speed angle grinders, especially our Varilex® WSF 1800, are the preferred angle grinder for all types of flap discs.
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flange

Never has disc changing been so quick, easy and efficient!

Thanks to the EASY-LOCK clamping nut the abrasives on an angle grinder can now be changed in seconds without requiring any tools or opening a clamp etc. The EASY-LOCK clamping nut will work with any abrasive with a hemp or ABS backing disc. That means you can change any Eisenblatter abrasives for an angle grinder in a matter of seconds using this uniquely simple solution.

The clamping collar shaped on the top of the EASY-LOCK clamping nut can secure flap discs and abrasives with a "THICKER" backing disc securely as well as centering them at the same time. "THIN" abrasives such as cutting discs etc can simply be secured using the reverse of the EASY-LOCK clamping nut.

M14 x 2
65008
5/8" x 11
65008-1
M10 x 1.5
65008-2

 


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Varilex - variable speed angle grinder
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Varilex WSF 900

Variable speed angle grinder (2000 to 7300 RPM), sander and polisher with up to 1750 Watt power output - industrial quality.

Infinite speed adjustment with thumb wheel. Quick-Lock system for easy chord change in length.

An easy to use one-handed 5" fully variable speed angle grinder and sander (850W, 2000 to 8000 RPM). Can be used with cut-off wheels.

Compact and light-weight, yet high in torque, due to a special transmission.
Compact multi-purpose high torque grinding system (850W, 2000 to 5000 RPM):

  • with discs and flap discs as an angle grinder
  • with wheels for longitudinal work
  • with belt-roller for pipe work
  • with cut-off discs as a cut-off grinder

  • for cut-off work, for grinding, sanding, polishing, brush finish to mirror polish. Can be used for longitudinal work but also for pipe and tube surface preparation, as well as the usual angle grinder applications.
     
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