Rex-Cut Blog

    New Alumina Zirconia Line of Abrasive Wheels for Pipe Welding Applications

    January 20, 2020

    Velocity Pipeliner is a rugged wheel designed to withstand the pressures of pipe beveling, smoothing flame cut edges, and root pass grinding in the oil and gas pipeline industry. Read More

    Filed under: Energy
    How to Safely and Quickly Debur Pipe for the Oil and Gas Industry

    February 6, 2019

    This video shows best practices for deburring new pipes and cleaning older pipe threading with Cotton Fiber Type 1 Wheels. Read More

    Filed under: Energy, Videos
    Use of High Nickel Alloys and Stainless Steel in Petrochemical Plants and How it Changes Maintenance

    February 9, 2016

    As petrochemical plants hit required due dates for refurbishment, new materials are being introduced to help extend the life cycle of these facilities. Read More

    Filed under: Stainless Steel, Energy
    Deburring Pipe Thread for Oil Rigs

    July 24, 2015

    Deburring wheels are used to remove the excess material and ensure a successful pipe connection. Read More

    Filed under: Energy
    Effective Thread Cleaning for Non-Destructive Testing

    July 24, 2015

    Abrasive selection is critical when cleaning or deburring pipe. We review Type 1 Wheel selection along with best practices for removing threadlock sealant. Read More

    Filed under: Energy
    Deburring New Pipe Thread & Cleaning Used with Type 1 Wheels

    May 29, 2014

    Rusty Covert goes over dressing Type 1 Wheels for v shaped pipe thread, then demonstrates deburring new pipe thread and cleaning used. Read More

    Filed under: Energy, Videos
    Choosing the Right Wheels for Removing Pipe Thread Corrosion

    June 14, 2013

    Oilfield Inspection Industry applications calling for rust, corrosion, and threadlock removal from pipe and couplings have had success using Rex-Cut Type 1 wheels because of their forgiving nature. Read More

    Filed under: Energy