emery wheel


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emery wheel

[′em·ə·rē ‚wēl]
(design engineering)
A grinding wheel made of or having a surface of emery powder; used for grinding and polishing.
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Norton Emery Wheel Company expanded, based on an intelligent and diligent owner-manager team, ready to experiment and to innovate in both product and production process.
Both men were also among the founding officers of the Norton Emery Wheel Co.
Dia Size 125 Mm 5 Working Pressure 280 Volt Ac - 250 Watt, Rpm - 7500 - 12000 Qty -01 Nos With Sanding Emery Wheel Paper For Polishing Size - 5 Dia Make - Bosch / Grind Well / Norton / Carborendum / Tailin.
In 1877, after a visit to the factory, a reporter wrote: "The machine shop glows with the light of a score of forges and furnaces, filled with the anvil chorus and busy whirr of machinery, where the iron and steel are cut, shaped and moulded into shares, which are polished by grind stones and emery wheels until they are smooth as glass and reflect like mirrors.