Where to buy 12" sanding pads for disc sanders?

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Forum topic by Jack Gaskins posted 03-20-2010 01:46 AM 1860 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Jack Gaskins

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03-20-2010 01:46 AM

Anyone got a good source for inexpensive 12” sanding discs? So far I think ebay looks to be the cheapest but wanted to ask before I ordered some off ebay.

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#1 posted 03-20-2010 02:04 AM

The last time I was in Harbor freight, last weekend, i am pretty sure I saw some there. I would check their website.

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#2 posted 03-20-2010 02:09 AM

Klingspor maybe?

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#3 posted 03-20-2010 02:56 AM

The HF in my area only carries the 120 grit discs and Klingspor wants over $4 per disc. So far ebay is looking like the best prices.

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#4 posted 03-20-2010 06:42 PM

Hey Jack, Here is a web site you can try. They carry alot of stuff in the way of sandpapers and discs.

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#5 posted 03-20-2010 08:11 PM

I’ve used Industrial Abrasives ( ). They have 12” cloth sticky back disks at a price of 5 for $18.95. They have 5 grits and you can mix & match to make up the five. I don’t know about the Ebay quality, but Industrial Abrasives is good quality in my opinion.

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#6 posted 03-20-2010 08:24 PM

I’ve also used Industrial Abrasives. Extremely high quality at a good price. I’ve been using them for well over 15 years.

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#7 posted 03-20-2010 08:33 PM

Hook and Loop, self-adhesive, or plain back?

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#8 posted 03-20-2010 08:50 PM

Self-adhesive poopiekat.

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