Posts Tagged With ‘Abrasives&8217

Mirka Handy Sanding Block. Handy Indeed.

Suck it up, Painters!

Sometimes all it takes is color to make things handy but Mirka did not stop there. All-new Handy by Mirka is a masterpiece disguised in simplicity. The extractor-ready sanding block has a soft-grip ergonomic handle which allows more control while sanding. With 55 dust extraction holes spanning a block of  3 x 9 inches (80x230mm) paired with Mikra Abranet abrasives—tethered to a dust extractor—you too can sand virtually dust-free.

MIRKA Abranet Eco Sanding Abrasives

You deserve to take it easy—and you will

Abranet® is a revolutionary new sanding material for dust-free sanding.

This unique patented sanding material contains thousands of small holes, making it possible to effectively vacuum away dust and other particles without clogging the disc surface. The result is seen as a very uniform sanding pattern and a perfectly smooth surface. Since the amount of airborne dust has been minimized, the work environment is remarkably improved.

FlexEdge Sanding System by Full Circle International

Sanding sucks! but not anymore.

Don’t let the polished exterior of the FlexEdge fool you. Beneath lurks raw genius design. The guys at Full Circle International are known to be over-the-top when it comes to intuitive tools for our trade and the FlexEge Multi-Layered Sanding Tool is no exception.

HOW TO: Paint MDF Casings and Baseboard

Almost at the blink of an eye solid wood such as pine, oak and poplar was replaced by MDF (medium density fiberboard) in the new home market and quick to follow in the DIY and remodeling market. MDF is an engineered wood product molded by breaking down softwood into a powder and combining it with wax and resin forming panels by applying high temperatures and pressure.