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Forum topic by Jack Lewis posted 03-23-2017 05:55 PM 368 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Jack Lewis

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03-23-2017 05:55 PM

I recently discovered that they adhere nicely to power sanding mandrels with H&L hooks . Great instead of steel wool pads and no left over fibers.

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pintodeluxe

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#1 posted 03-23-2017 06:00 PM

Yes, the color also indicates how course the abrasive is. I have found the maroon ones useful for woodworking.

They are great for cleaning up cast iron tops.

I still prefer soft sanding sponges for finishing work, but the Scotchbrite pads have lots of good uses.

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#2 posted 03-23-2017 06:03 PM

oh for sure love em.

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#3 posted 03-23-2017 06:08 PM

I think that if we only knew all the uses for Scotchbrite pads we’d be amazed. I’ve used them for all of the uses above, and also for things like coarse air filters.

How many uses can you think of?

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