Industrial Brushes Review and Application

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Industrial Products Review

Industrial Brushes Review and Application

Industrial brushes are available in many configuration and applications. Industrial brushes are used as an abrasive for removing oxidation, paint, surface coatings, deburring operations, cleaning weld slag, and surface pre and post cleaning or preparation

Industrial brushes are typically constructed with in grip, holder or shaft feature with embedded bristles of various materials. The brush bristles may be configured as twisted, twisted pairs, straight, spiral, or any combination of these.

Types of Industrial Brushes:

  • Twisted Brushes
  • Rotary Brushes
  • Strip Brushes
  • Staple Brushes
  • Abrasive Brushes
  • Power Brushes
  • Hand Brushes
  • Paint and Part Cleaning Brushes

Industrial abrasive brush material should be carefully considered. Material removed, temperature, bristle durability, application, and other factors should be considered when selecting the best industrial brush material. Industrial the following are typical brush, bristle materials available in industry:

  • Nylon
  • Quill
  • Anti-static Nylon
  • Polypropylene
  • Polyester
  • Abrasive Nylon Filaments
  • Silicon Carbide
  • Silicate
  • Aluminum Oxide
  • Horse Hair
  • Goat Hair
  • Tampico
  • Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Stainless Steel 302, 304
  • Stainless Steel 316
  • Brass
  • Phosphorous Bronze