Are circular in shape, no wider than 2”, standard brushes range from 1” to 16” in diameter. These may be filled with materials such as carbon steel, stainless steel, brass, bronze and natural fibers such as tampico. Also available in standard and custom made with both abrasive and non-abrasive nylon and polypropylene. There are two basic types of wire used in wheel brushes – crimped wire for flexibility and straight wire (knot type) for more aggressive brushing.
Are available in three basic types: miniature 9/16” diameter (stem mounted), crimped wire types 1-3/4” to 6” diameter for light to moderate applications and knot type 2-3/4” to 6” for heavy duty applications. These are available in wire and nylon abrasive filaments and are generally used on portable hand tools.
Wide Face Brush
These are identified as brushes whose face is usually greater than their diameter. Custom manufactured to your specifications with wire and synthetic filaments for a specific application.
Twisted in wire types for use on portable tools and drill presses to clean and finish holes and internal threads. Diameters range from 3/16” to 4”, special sizes and materials also available.
Stem Mounted Brush
End, Wheel and Cup brushes, crimped wire and straight (knot type) permanently mounted to a ¼” steel shank. These are used in portable air and electric tools for light to heavy duty applications where space is limited.
Smaller versions of End, Cup and Wheel brushes used for brushing miniaturized components. Sizes range from 3/16” to 1-1/2” and fill materials may be animal hair or wire and are mounted on 3/32” or 1/8” shank
Wheel, End Cup and Tube brushes whose wire filaments have been encased in a synthetic elastomer. This process holds the wire tips firmly in place producing a very controlled brushing face for maximum cutting action.
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