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Welcome to Griton Industries, Inc.

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Griton Industries provides quality abrasive products to the metal, masonry, and Woodworking industries. From cut-off and grinding wheels for metal and masonry to cones, points and cups, Griton has a product to meet your grinding and cutting needs. Griton also supplies a full line of products for your surface preparation needs. Flap discs, resin fiber discs, sanding belts, non-woven hand pads just to name a few. Griton also supplies a number of accessories to make using their products a snap.

grinding wheel
Grinding wheels
cutoff wheel
Cut-off wheels
flap discs
Flap Discs
Surface Preparation Wheels
SPW
resin fiber disc
Resin Fiber Discs
quick change sanding discs
QA & QS
Sanding belts
Sanding Belts
stripping wheels
Stripping Wheels
plugs and cones
Plugs & Cones
mounted wheels
Mounted Wheels
  
GENERAL SAFETY GUIDE - WHAT WE SHOULD DO AND DON'T
DO
1. ALWAYS handle and store wheels in a careful manner
2. ALWAYS visually inspect all wheels before mounting for possible damage
3. ALWAYS make sure operating speed established for machine does not exceed wheel speed
4. ALWAYS check mounting flanges for equal and correct diameter
5. ALWAYS use mounting blotters when supplies with wheels
6. ALWAYS keep work rest properly adjusted within 1/8" of wheel
7. ALWAYS wear safety glasses or some type of eye protection equipment
8. ALWAYS use a safety guard covering at least one-half of the wheel diameter
9. ALWAYS allow newly mounted wheels to run at operating speed, with guard in place for at least one minute before starting to grind
DON'T
1. DON'T use a wheel that has been dropped.
2. DON'T force a wheel onto the spindle or alter the hole size of the wheel
3. DON'T use a wheel that fits the arbor too loosely
4. DON'T exceed maximum operation speed established for the wheel
5. DON'T use dirty, nicked, warped or sprung mounting flanges
6. DON'T tighten the mounting nut excessively
7. DON'T grind on the side of the wheel unless the wheel is especially designed for that purpose
8. DON'T start machine without safety guard in place
9. DON'T jam work into the wheel
10. DON'T stand directly in front of a grinding wheel whenever a grinder is started
11. DON'T grind or cut material for which the wheel is not designed
12. DON'T grind or cut without proper ventilation
WARNING!
Abrasive products can expose you to chemicals, including Phenol Formaldehyde, Sulfur and Silica which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or reproductive harm. For more information, go to: www.p65warnings.ca.gov
CAUTION!
This is safety guide is not intended as a complete guide to the use, care, and protection of the abrasive wheels. Users should read and familiarize themselves with ANSI B.1 (American National Safety Standards) for the complete use and safety requirement and O.S.H.A. regulations. Use abrasive wheels on proper guarded machines only. DO NOT install type 27 and 28 wheels on any sanding machines