Tag: Grinders

A pile of diamonds for polishing concrete

Which diamond tool should I use to start my project?

Choose the starting diamond grit and tooling segment configuration based on what’s best to achieve the job’s appearance objective. If there wasn’t one given, go with the random aggregate configuration. Objective # 1 Random aggregate (doesn’t matter what the reveal is) — objective is cutting through the cap Diamond Grit […]

SG7 Surface Pro Edge Grinder

General Equipment Company’s New SG7 SurfacePro Edge Grinder

The new SG7 SurfacePro edge grinder from General Equipment Company is an ideal edge grinder for everyone from do-it-yourselfers to commercial contractors. Intended for smaller areas, it can accommodate a wide variety of surface preparation applications, such as leveling concrete and asphalt, with unmatched productivity and versatility. The heavy-gauge steel […]

A Guide to Removing Built-Up Residue from Polishing Concrete

Surface preparation is the crucial beginning stage of any concrete polishing process. It is especially important in old office buildings, warehouses or department stores where tile or carpeting once covered the flooring, leaving behind residue that must be removed before applying an overlay or polishing. Photo courtesy of Stoops Freightliner