Category Archives for Grinding Tips


How to Replace a Bench Grinder Capacitor (Helpful Guide)

You can save money by doing your power tool repairs yourself. Bench grinders may be intimidating for some people, but repairing them is not that difficult. Once you know how to do it, you can replace broken

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How to Use a Bench Grinder to Sharpen Lawn Mower Blades

Mowing your lawn gives you time to yourself. As you push or ride your mower over your yard, you can take time to think, enjoy the fresh air and take a break from the stress of your workweek. But like all

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How to Use a Bench Grinder to Sharpen Tools: Complete Guide

Cleaning up old tools is not a problem. That is why you bought a bench grinder in the first place. You want to extend the life of your old tools and make them like new again. Bench grinders can easily

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How to Remove a Bench Grinder Wheel (10 Easy Tips)

You will always make a change. No matter how long or short you have owned your bench grinder, you will have to change the grinding wheel at some point. The wheels wear down, or you have a task that

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How to Put a Buffing Wheel on a Bench Grinder

Bench grinders are handy tools. They can help reshape a piece of metal, take off burrs and sharp edges and even polish the metal for you. It is all in the wheel you use. Changing the wheels from a regular

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How to Clean and Dress a Bench Grinder Wheel (Helpful Tips)

Even bench grinder wheels need to get dressed. Anything can happen to a bench grinder grinding wheel. That is why it is important to regularly clean it and do what is called dressing. The dressing makes

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How to Balance Bench Grinder Wheels (8 Easy Steps)

To get the most out of your bench grinder you'll need to learn how to balance its wheels. Out of balance wheels can slow your work, cause damage to it and the grinder. Keeping your grinder wheels balanced

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How to Tighten Bench Grinder Wheels and Nuts (4 Easy Steps)

Bench grinders can throw anyone for a loop. It can be confusing when you go to tighten the nuts and wheels on a bench grinder. That is because their nuts and wheels do not tighten in the same way. Most

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How to Repair a Bench Grinder (8 Common Problems)

Replace or repair? That is the age-old question everyone asks including bench grinder owners. It is simple to replace a broken bench grinder but it may not be cost-effective. Repairing can save you money

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9 Bench Grinder Attachments: Tried, Tested & Explained

With the right equipment you can multiply the jobs you can do with a bench grinder. Or you can make your bench grinder safer to use. It all depends on the type of attachments you use. You do not have to

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