Will you sharpen a range of tools with different angles? How you maintain your Tormek Diamond Wheel also affects the life span. The life span of a diamond wheel is affected by several external factors, e.g. Use less water in the water trough when sharpening with diamond compared to when sharpening with grindstones. //"background": "#ffe600" The stand is designed to complement the Tormek sharpening machines (bought separately) so you can sharpen quickly and conveniently. Especially suited for carving tools and knives. Our Diamond Wheels also have a diamond layer on the outside, which allows for a completely flat grinding surface with the Multi Base MB-100. Please note that we cannot guarantee any results if you use our grinding wheels on a machine produced by another manufacture. As long as there is water in the water trough, the concentrate retains its characteristics. n.callMethod.apply(n, arguments) : n.queue.push(arguments) Diamond is the world’s hardest material and CBN the second hardest. Why does it splash so much water when I sharpen with a diamond wheel?Diamond wheels do not absorb any water, unlike our grindstones. Lockable Cabinet Single, centralized lock secures all drawers. Also, with the drawers designed to fit the Tormek accessory kits, your favorite jigs and accessories are always at hand and everything has its place. "popup": { The diamond layer on the outside allows for a completely flat grinding surface when used in conjunction with the Multi Base MB-100. With Tormek’s Diamond Wheels, you can sharpen all types of material, incl. "content": { Please note that ACC-150 does not contain any fungicide, so be aware that no biological particles are left in the water trough if you want to save your mix. When the diamond layer is touched by the swarf from your tool, pores will be created in the nickel coating, exposing the steel core. Convenient Size - adequate storage without taking too much space in your shop, Convenient Storage Six drawers in total; three include the custom inserts designed to hold the Tormek jigs and Japanese Waterstone (4000 grit)Provides excellent surface finish where a minimum of steel removal is needed. Add 10 ml of concentrate to 250 ml water (~4%). t.src = v; s = b.getElementsByTagName(e)[0]; This item has a $30 shipping surcharge in addition to standard shipping. Sharpening with a low rotating speed is always beneficial. ETA 6-7 Weeks. "container": document.getElementById('cookieConsentArea') DF-250 Diamond Wheel FineThe ultimate all round wheel combining efficient steel removal with smooth surface finish. Thanks to Tormek’s low rotation speed, diamond wheels can be used for grinding steel. The diagram shows how the diamond’s hardness decreases at high temperature. If you are new to sharpening, we recommend that you start by using the Tormek Original Grindstone. From 220 grit to the equivalent of 1000 grit, where the first one will cut more aggressively and the latter will give a finer finish. "dismiss": 'Ok, got it! window.addEventListener("load", function () { Are you looking for the finest surface finish? window.addEventListener("load", function () { At first usage, the diamond surface will seem aggressive, so you should expect to feel and hear that some diamond grits stand out and gives a coarser surface. It can be of great use if you often sharpen the same tool, as it simplifies both the setting and grinding. After a short break-in period, the diamond crystals will stabilize to a uniform level to give a finer surface. ', For those who appreciate a true mirror finish, we have the Tormek Japanese Waterstone with 4000 grits. The diamond ‘s characteristics provide a high and constant abrasive power and a wheel that always has a full-size diameter which remains flat. Tough Work Surface Hard moisture proof composite work surface. "link": 'Learn more. CBN, or Cubic Boron Nitride, is classified as the world’s second hardest material according to the Knoop scale. } } else { "container": document.getElementById('cookieConsentArea') window.cookieconsent.initialise({ Rapidly repairs a dull or damaged edge. n.callMethod ? ', Sharpen your tools to a long-lasting and perfect result | Tormek Sharpening with a low rotating speed is always beneficial. Special Order. }; !function (f, b, e, v, n, t, s) { Hanging Storage Cabinet sides accept hooks for hanging additional stones, etc. "position": "bottom", Synthetic diamond is ideal for tool grinding and is used in the manufacturing of whetstones when highest performance is prioritized. It looks like you are using an older version of your browser and may not be seeing the Tormek website or other websites the way they are meant to be displayed. By continuing, you agree that you are happy for us to use these cookies. Grit 1200. It prolongs the wheel’s life span and provides a finer surface. The diamond layer on the outside allows for a completely flat grinding surface when used in conjunction with the Multi Base MB-100. I have been using my Tormek Diamond Wheel for a while and don’t think it is as aggressive now as it used to be, is this normal?Yes, after a short break-in period, the diamond wheel will achieve its designed characteristics. Based on this all-important observation, Tormek designed the Sharpening Station TS-740 where you will always have the perfect working position, adjustable to your height. }); The diagram shows how the diamond’s hardness decreases at high temperature. (The work surface can be set from 29-1/2" to 32" off the floor.). n.queue = []; t = b.createElement(e); t.async = !0; … More on each diamond wheel: DC-250 Diamond Wheel CoarseThe coarse grinding wheel for efficient grinding. Please read our Proposition 65 warning.For more information, see www.P65Warnings.ca.gov. Removable, thick rubber mat covers the deck of the cabinet and helps contain water spills. It is also possible to sharpen without water. Compared to CBN, diamond wheels have a longer life span. The Sharpening Station sits lower than most workbenches so you can sharpen in the optimum body position - with your shoulders relaxed and your arms about waist high. Free shipping on purchase of Tormek items, Total value over $250*. Diamond is the world’s hardest material and functions optimally with our machine’s low wheel rotation speed. ', }); "button": { Read more on our diamond wheels and grindstones and find the right grinding wheel for you. With the Tormek method, where you sharpen at a low speed (90-100 rpm), we can offer the possibility to sharpen with the world's hardest material, diamond. s.parentNode.insertBefore(t, s) Go to the overview page for Tormeks’s grinding wheels. Top quality sharpening cabinet with purposed designed drawers to fit the Tormek accessory kits! ', Add 10 ml of concentrate to 250 ml water (~4 %). }, }, accessories and three drawers include non-slip rubber pads. Blackstone Silicon (220–1000 grit)Developed for shaping and sharpening HSS and other exotic alloyed steels. "background": "#fff", Thanks to the low rotation speed on Tormek’s machines, diamond is the optimal choice. The storage cabinet has a centralized locking system, provides plenty of storage space and the drawers are designed to fit the tool organizing inserts which come with the Tormek Woodturner's and Hand Tool accessory kits.