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Review by Woodknack posted 04-17-2016 11:10 PM 2273 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Product: 024103 5-Inch by 8 Hole 180 Grit Premium Plus C Weight Paper Hook and Loop Discs, 25-Pack
Regular price: $11.52, or about 46¢ per disc.

The picture is after 30-40 seconds of sanding poplar and about 50% of the grit is gone. The consolation is I only paid $4.05 for the box.

-- Rick M, http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/




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#1 posted 04-17-2016 11:40 PM

Rick, I feel for you as bad sandpaper is not rough enough!
I bought some Mirka paper on sale so time ago and that stuff is smooth …. I mean it makes things smooth.

Thanks for the heads up on that brand!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#2 posted 04-18-2016 04:21 AM

I agree. I bought them as well…1 star is too good for this crap!

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#3 posted 04-18-2016 07:07 AM

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#4 posted 04-20-2016 05:03 PM

Industrial Abrasives , use the White line,Rhyno paper you will never regret it, I do this professionally for a living and have tried them all, this is by far the Best company and abrasives you can get.

http://industrialabrasives.com/

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#5 posted 04-24-2016 03:57 PM



Industrial Abrasives , use the White line,Rhyno paper you will never regret it, I do this professionally for a living and have tried them all, this is by far the Best company and abrasives you can get.

http://industrialabrasives.com/

- CharlesNeil

Another good source is Online Industrial Supply. Just loaded up from them but keep this new one in mind for next time.

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#6 posted 04-25-2016 02:26 AM

I’ve use to use Mirka but switched to industrial abrasives after giving them a try I found they are a mark above.

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#7 posted 06-01-2016 01:03 PM

Lehigh Valley abrasives has the Rhyno discs on sale right now.

http://www.lehighvalleyabrasives.com/hook-and-loop-discs/

-- Gary, Virginia

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#8 posted 06-01-2016 04:04 PM

Nails, you should post that in the hot deals thread where more people will see it

-- Rick M, http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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