Norton Abrasives for the Industrial Market
Norton Abrasives for the Industrial Market
North America

Description of Weld Grinding

Weld grinding is the grinding of welds using a depressed center on a portable grinding machine.

Related Products

  • Flap Discs
  • Fibre Discs and Accessories
  • Speed-loc TS and TR Discs
  • Depressed Center Wheels
  • Snagging Wheels, Cones and Plugs
  • AVOS Fibre and Non-woven Discs




Typical Machines

  • Aro
  • Atlas Copco
  • Black & Decker
  • Bosch
  • Chicago Pneumatic
  • Cleco/Dresser
  • Fein
  • Ingersoll Rand
  • Makita
  • Metabo
  • Milwaukee
  • Rotor
  • Skil
  • Stanley
  • Thor
  • U.S. Electric





Typical Industries

  • Welding


Industrial Engineering Applications

Wheel Specification

Ferrous metals – maximum stock removal, maximum productivity


NORZON The Absolute Force



All metals – light weld grinding, blending


Norflex, BFR2



Foundry notching


NorZon Foundry Notcher



Fabricators – beveling, notching and cut-off


NORZON The Absolute Force Notcher



Foundry work involving both sides of wheel


NorZon Foundry Snagger



Pipeline applications


NorZon Pipe Notcher, or Charger



Aluminum and nonferrous metals


Gemini Aluminum



Red hot welds (800ÞF - 1400°F)


NorZon Hot Weld