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Rundquist Propeller Tools, Inc.

Grinding and Finishing Propellers

For grinding and finishing propellers refer to the charts below.

Aluminum Propeller Finishing System
  STEP 1
Welding & Grinding
STEP 2
Shaping
STEP 3
Prep for priming
Belt sander 50 Regalite 80 Regalite P120 Regalite
Grinder 50 Regalite 80 Regalite P120 Regalite
Random orbital Belt sanders or grinders for removing welds Belt sanders or grinders should be used for shaping Medium Scotch-Brite
Bench motor Coarse Scotch-Brite
Flexibible shaft grinders Coarse Scotch-Brite

 

Stainless Steel, Bronze and Nibral Propeller
Satin Finishing System
  STEP 1
Welding & Grinding
STEP 2
Shaping
STEP 3
Prep for priming
Belt sander 50 (36) Regalite
Polycut
80 Regalite
Polycut
P120 Regalite polycut
(or)
Coarse Scotch-Brite
Grinder 50 Regalite 80 Regalite P120 Regalite
Random orbital Belt sanders or grinders for removing welds Belt sanders or grinders should be used for shaping Medium Scotch-Brite
Bench motor Coarse Scotch-Brite
Flexibible shaft grinders Coarse Scotch-Brite

 

Stainless Steel, Bronze and Nibral Propeller
High Polish Finishing System
  STEP 1
Welding & Grinding
STEP 2
Shaping
Balancing
STEP 3
Blending
STEP 4
Refine Finish
STEP 5
Polish
STEP 6
High Polish
Belt
sander
50 (36) Regalite
Polycut
80 Regalite
Polycut
P120 Regalite Polycut
P220 Regalite Polycut followed by P400 resin Flexible shaft grinders or bench motors should be used for polishing Bench grinders (buffers) should be used to obtain a high polish
Grinder 50 (36) Polycut 80 Regalite
Polycut
P120 Regalite or 100 Green Corps Regalite Belts or orbital sanders for refining
Random orbital Belt sanders or grinders for removing welds Belt sanders or grinders should be used for shaping 80 Green Crops Regalite P120 gold film followed by P180 gold followed by P220 gold film Fine Scotch-Brite SST-Deburr wheel 8S
Flexible shaft grinders Grinders, belts or orbital sanders should be used for blending Belts or orbital sanders should be used for refining finish Fine Scotch-Brite SST-Deburr whell 8S Cotton wheel and rouge
Bench motor
(buffer)

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