Author Topic: Rotex 150 diamond pad  (Read 342 times)

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Offline Pedro

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Rotex 150 diamond pad
« on: November 23, 2021, 12:02 PM »
Greetings to all.  I would like to remove glazing from shelves that are used in a ceramic kiln.  The glaze drips are cooked at high temperature, and are firmly adhered to the shelf.  The drips tend to shatter sharply when removed by hammer-chisel.  Is there a heavy duty diamond pad for the rotex 150 that might smoothly grind off these drips?

Good health, Peter

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Online Cheese

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Re: Rotex 150 diamond pad
« Reply #1 on: November 23, 2021, 12:47 PM »
I'd use a small right angle grinder with a silicon oxide wheel or a diamond cup wheel.

There really isn't anything available for a Rotex. The best Festool offers is Saphir paper but that's aluminum oxide based so that is probably too soft for the ceramic.

Offline guybo

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Re: Rotex 150 diamond pad
« Reply #2 on: November 23, 2021, 12:52 PM »
Hi welcome to the forum festool use to make this abrasive diamate for hard coatings #496512 for the rotex 150. guy