1. United States
  2. All 3M Products
  3. Abrasives
  4. Discs
  5. Quick Change Discs
  6. Standard Abrasives™ Quick Change Surface Conditioning RC Disc

Standard Abrasives™ Quick Change Surface Conditioning RC Disc

31  Products
  • Aluminum oxide on RC material provides good initial and extended cut rate
  • Designed for blending, coating removal, finishing, and light deburring on flat surfaces
  • Best material for general use and moderate pressure usage
  • Load-resistant material is well-suited for use on composites and soft metals such as aluminum
 More...
View all details
For industrial/occupational use only. Not for consumer sale or use.
Grade
Grade
Overall Diameter (Imperial)
Overall_Diameter_Imperial
Attachment Type
Attachment_Type
31 Products Available
Available options:
 Grade, Overall Diameter (Imperial) and Attachment Type
All Options
Showing 24 of 31
Close
Specifications
Attribute Name
Value
Abrasive Material
Aluminum Oxide
Alternative Sale Availability
6. This item is for industrial use only and there are no VOC restrictions.
Application
Deburring, Finishing, Grinding, Surface Preparation
Attachment Type
TP, TR, TSM
Brand
Standard Abrasives™
Color Family
Blue, Brown, Red
Grade
Coarse, Extra Coarse, Medium, Very Fine
Hole Configuration
QS200PM
Maximum Speed
18000 rpm, 20000 rpm
Overall Diameter (Imperial)
0.75 in, 1 in, 1.5 in, 2 in, 3 in, 4 in
Overall Diameter (Metric)
101.6 mm, 19.05 mm, 25.4 mm, 38.1 mm, 50.8 mm, 76.2 mm
Product Color
Blue, Brown, Dark Brown, Maroon
Product Form
Disc
Product Details
  • Aluminum oxide on RC material provides good initial and extended cut rate
  • Designed for blending, coating removal, finishing, and light deburring on flat surfaces
  • Best material for general use and moderate pressure usage
  • Load-resistant material is well-suited for use on composites and soft metals such as aluminum
  • Open web responds to surface irregularities and minimizes gouging of the part
  • Easy fastening and swapping of quick change discs enhances tool efficiency and worker productivity
  • Available in dark brown, extra coarse-grade; brown, coarse-grade; maroon, medium-grade; and blue, very fine grade

The Standard Abrasives™ Quick Change Surface Conditioning RC Disc saves time prepping workpieces for final finishes and coatings by cleaning and finishing in a single step. RC material breaks down with medium pressure to expose new fibers and mineral for effective cleaning, and is load-resistant to reduce clogging from paint and corrosion. Use it on flatwork, composites, and softer metals.

Standard Abrasives™ Quick Change Surface Conditioning RC Disc
Designed for blending, coating removal, finishing, and light deburring
RC Construction for Composites and Softer Metals
Loading applications such as removing paint and corrosion require a product that breaks down easily to maintain a fresh cut. That's why our Standard Abrasives™ Quick Change Surface Conditioning RC Disc contains less resin than other surface conditioning products — it breaks down under medium pressure to produce a consistent cut-rate. Compared with our GP surface conditioning products, RC material offers a faster cut and increased durability for edgework. It is a great choice for general use, delivering a solid mix of durability, flexibility, and cut rate. Use this versatile disc for deburring, blending, cleaning and finishing on ferrous metals, as well as composites and softer metals.

Featuring a more compact structure of non-woven fibers than Buff & Blend products, RC material (formerly BriteRite™) is constructed with a woven fabric (scrim) embedded in the nylon structure to provide additional strength and durability. This helps extend the life of the disc and allows for prolonged use on ferrous metals where final finishing is important.

Recommended Applications
Choose our Quick Change Surface Conditioning FE Disc for use on ferrous metals, softer metals such as aluminum, and composites for:
  • Deburring: removing large and micro burrs, edge radiusing, removing die cast flashings
  • Blending: removing mill marks, tool marks and mismatches, reducing uneven edges between adjoining surfaces, reorienting surface scratch patterns, creating a smooth transition from one surface profile to another
  • Cleaning: removing coatings, gaskets and surface discolorations from welds or other surfaces
  • Finishing: conditioning grind lines, reducing surface roughness, polishing welds prior to inspection, applying cosmetic grain finish

Surface conditioning products have a non-woven construction in which fiber strands, resin, and abrasive mineral form a thick, open web or mesh.
Open web responds to surface irregularities and minimizes gouging
The Outstanding Performance of Surface Conditioning Material
Surface conditioning products have a non-woven construction in which fiber strands, resin, and abrasive mineral form a thick, open web or mesh. The spring-like nature of the fibers responds to contours and effectively removes unwanted burrs, soils and contaminants while maintaining the geometry of the workpiece, which in turn reduces rework and boosts productivity. Gaps in the web allow heat and swarf to escape, prolonging the performance of the abrasive. Fibers in the web continually break down with use to reveal fresh mineral for exceptional consistency, outstanding cut performance and extremely long service life.

Aluminum Oxide for Ferrous Metals and Composites
The fibers that make up this disc are overlaid with aluminum oxide abrasive. Aluminum oxide belts are a good match for operators who desire an all-purpose versatility and economy. The mineral cuts fast while blending and deburring and is a good choice for applications on ferrous metals and composites. RC discs feature a premium grain with higher fracture strength, meaning the mineral will fragment and renew more readily. They are available in grades of very fine, medium, coarse and extra coarse.

Quick Change Discs Boost Productivity
Quick change discs allow tool-free swap outs, maintain secure attachment at high speeds, and save operators time when switching discs between grades or applications. Easy fastening and swapping of discs enhances tool efficiency and worker productivity. The TP system features a snap-on/snap-off nylon fastening hub. TR discs have a nylon threaded male hub that easily threads onto TR or 3M™ Roloc™ type holder pads with a turn of the wrist, and the TS system has a metal hub that fastens to its holder pad with a simple twist.

Standard Abrasives™ Quick Change FE Discs are available with TP, TR and TS attachments in disc diameters up to 4". Discs with 4-1/2" to 7" diameters have a TS 5/8-11 threaded hub that easily mounts to a TS 5/8-11 holder pad. We recommend using our discs together with a Standard Abrasives™ Quick Change Holder Pad to ensure optimal disc performance and to ensure that pressure is applied evenly all the way to the edge of the disc.

Quality Standard Abrasives™ Solutions for Industrial Applications
The Standard Abrasives brand has supplied quality abrasives to the metalworking industry for over 50 years. Customers rely on our broad offering of high performance products including coated, bonded, and non-woven abrasive lines.

Customer Reviews
  • bvseo_sdk, java_sdk, bvseo-4.0.0
  • CLOUD, getContent, 64ms
  • REVIEWS, PRODUCT
  • bvseo-msg: The resource to the URL or file is currently unavailable.;
Large Volume Order

If you are considering a large purchase of this or other 3M Abrasive products our inside sales team is ready to help by providing additional information and options that our industrial customers typically seek when making abrasive procurement decisions. Our technical expertise, customer support, and global capabilities put us in a unique position to address your biggest challenges, and we’ll do our best to prove that we should be your abrasive supplier of choice.


All fields are required unless indicated optional

  • 3M takes your privacy seriously. 3M and its authorized third parties will use the information you provided in accordance with our Privacy Policy to send you communications which may include promotions, product information and service offers.

    Please be aware that this information (including the original and the subsequent reply) may be transferred to a server located in the U.S. for metrics and storage. If you do not consent to this use of your personal information, please do not use this system.

  • Send

For industrial/occupational use only. Not for consumer sale or use.

3M industrial and occupational products are intended, labeled, and packaged for sale to trained industrial and occupational customers for workplace use.  Unless specifically stated otherwise on the applicable product packaging or literature, these products are not intended, labeled, or packaged for sale to or use by consumers (e.g., for home, personal, primary or secondary school, recreational/sporting, or other uses not described in the applicable product packaging or literature), and must be selected and used in compliance with applicable health and safety regulations and standards (e.g., U.S. OSHA, ANSI), as well as all product literature, user instructions, warnings, and other limitations, and the user must take any action required under any recall, field action, or other product use notice.  Misuse of 3M industrial and occupational products may result in injury, sickness, death, or property damage.  For help with product selection and use, consult your on-site safety professional, industrial hygienist, or other subject matter expert.