Rex-Cut Blog

    Now Available: New & Improved Aluminator

    May 31, 2021

    The new Aluminator grinds 2.2 times more aluminum weld per minute compared to the original version and as for life, this revised formula outlasts the original wheel by 46%. The Aluminator Grinding Wheel was invented to grind and blend aluminum without clogging or loading, and the unique construction provides a very consistent cut rate for the entire life of the wheel. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum, Fabrication, Videos
    How To Find The Right Tool For Fast Deburring

    September 9, 2020

    Quickly and efficiently improve the edge quality of sheet metal with abrasives that keep you safe and in control. Read More

    New & Improved: Aluminator Grinding Wheel

    August 13, 2020

    The Aluminator Grinding Wheel has a new and improved formula for faster weld grinding and longer life. Find out the new stats here. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum, Fabrication
    Speed Up Delays and Cut Back on Labor Costs in 3 Steps

    May 1, 2019

    Learn how to avoid shutdowns, implement process improvements, and integrate new welding technology for faster production. Read More

    4 Laser Welding Advancements for Vehicle Lightweighting

    January 17, 2019

    Although many North American auto manufacturers still use steel of various grades for the majority of the automobile’s frame construction, aluminum is now the second most used material in vehicles today. Find out the challenges the industry is facing incorporating aluminum into auto design and what joining processes are trending. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum, Automotive
    Welding Aluminum and Steel: A Mixed Metal Solution

    January 10, 2019

    Innovations in welding technology are making this dream of aluminum-to-steel joining a reality for automakers around the globe and pose new opportunities for manufacturers looking to stay ahead of the curve in lightweighting. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum, Automotive
    Aluminum Grinding Re-Imagined

    December 18, 2018

    We are excited to announce the newest advancement in grinding Aluminum, The Aluminator. A solution to aluminum grinding that prevents clogging and loading. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum, Fabrication
    Grind & Blend Aluminum with Max Flex Quickly

    August 21, 2018

    This video shows how grinding and blending aluminum can be done with one wheel, without the abrasive product loading up, and without waxes. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum, Fabrication, Videos
    How to Make Aluminum a Fabricator’s Secret Weapon

    May 19, 2017

    Aluminum is fast becoming a sought after metal for marine and automotive applications due to its durability and weight. Not only is aluminum good for the environment (being 100 percent recyclable), the natural protection layer it spontaneously produces ensures that aluminum components are resistant to corrosion in salt water. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum
    5 Ways of Removing Aluminum Burrs

    May 18, 2017

    Creating aluminum parts for the aerospace and automotive industries requires the highest level of precision and accuracy of cut and fit. Your final product needs to be smooth and ready for use in critical components of airplanes, vehicles, and other mechanical and technical applications. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum, Automotive, Aircraft
    3 Surprising Solutions to Aluminum Fabrication Hangups

    May 4, 2017

    Aluminum: love it or hate it, but you will have to work with it often and increasingly more often if you work with marine fabrication. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum
    Flatbread Machinery Manufacturer: Finding Efficiency by Grinding and Blending Aluminum in One Step

    June 6, 2016

    Metalworkers know that switching tools during a job is a headache. Facility owners see the bleeding on their balance sheets every day. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum, Fabrication