How to polish aluminum to mirror finish:
Step 1—Prepping the surface
Clean and degrease the item you want to polish, make sure the surface is free of dirt. If the surface of the workpiece is lacquered you must remove the lacquer.
If the parts are heavily…
How to convert a bench grinder into a bench polisher?
Following is a guide to show you how to convert a bench grinder into a bench polisher.
STEP 1 : Remove the outer guard on your bench grinder
STEP 2: Remove the Grinding stone
STEP 3: Remove the inner guard…read more
Polishing Buffing Compound:
Polishing Buffing compounds are used with buffing and polishing wheels to increase the effectiveness of the wheel and to help you accomplish your tasks more quickly. The polishing buffing compounds are wax/abrasive based, they come in all different types and colors, each…
Buffing Wheel Pressure for Polishing and Buffing:
Rotate speed and buffing wheel pressure are two elements that must work together to produce the best finish in a safe, economical way. Proper pressure must be applied to the workpiece to produce the friction that allows the…
Equipment And Supplies Needed For Polishing
If you want to polishing a material, some necessary equipment and supplies are needed.
Equipment can be used for polishing include polishing/buffing machine, bench grinder, sander grinder/polisher, drill and rotary tool. The rotate speed recommended for polishing & buffing is…
Rotate Speed for Polishing And Buffing:
The correct peripheral rotate speed is an important consideration in getting the right results from your buffing operation. Working at high rate heats the work surface and prevents the polishing compound working properly, while working at low speed can…
The following picture will tell you how to choose polishing wheel and polishing compound when polishing different material objects.read more