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Sanding net vs paper. Which abrasive disc is the best?

Sanding net vs paper. Which abrasive disc is the best?

I made a comparison between sanding paper and mesh sanding discs. I had already used net abrasive discs but had not stopped at a real comparison. In this article, I will explain the differences and which discs to choose for our orbital sander. Which one performs better? I will tell you right away that from the point of view of sanding performance, the results are very similar, so the difference is all in the details. Details that we will now...
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The Ultimate Sandpaper Grit Guide

The Ultimate Sandpaper Grit Guide

Introduction Sandpaper, the friendly name for a coated abrasive, is used by DIY enthusiasts and professional tradespeople alike. Although sandpaper has a wide range of applications, it is most typically used to prepare surfaces for painting, varnishing, or otherwise finishing. Even the best orbital sanders rely on having the correct sandpaper grit in order to perform at their best. For this reason, we decided to take a deep dive into the different types of sandpaper grit available and the grits...
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