emery cloth


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emery cloth

A cloth which is coated with powdered emery; used wet or dry (usually on metal) in a manner similar to that of sandpaper, esp. for fine smoothing or polishing.
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Next, the blade with the convex cutting edge is ground on a stone (it need not be perfectly fiat), or sandpaper or emery cloth, again until a wire edge forms on the flat side (IMAGE 8).
Pros clean copper with strips of 120-grit emery cloth, which is usually sold alongside the solder and flux on hardware and home center shelves (Photo 3).
3 PHYSICALLY clean the outside of the pipe with emery cloth. Rub a small strip of cloth vigorously around the end of the pipe to remove dirt and oil from the metal.