This ks an aluminium base plate of 8 inch size used as the base for all Grit Laps. This needs to be used with every Grinding or Grit Lap used in our machines.
Base Plate for Grinding or Grit Laps
This is an aluminium base plate of 8 inch size used as the base for all Grit Laps. This needs to be used with every Grinding or Grit Lap used in our machines.
SKU: BPL01 Category: Lapidary Supplies
$25.00 – $38.00
The grinding laps are available in different grit sizes like 80 Grit, 100 Grit, 180 Grit, 260 Grit, 360 Grit, 600 Grit, 1200 Grit, 1500 Grit, 3000 Grit Selection of correct grit size is based on the type of operation and the type of stones being worked on. If your Gemstone is hard and big size and you need to pre shape, a coarser grit (80 to 360) is preferred. The fine grits (600-3000) to be used for stones that are soft, small and the operation required is faceting or pre-polish. Grit Laps come as wrappers only and a Grit Lap base is required for each of them. Select your grit Size(s)
These steel dopsticks are normally used with our machine models AEW-CSM and AEW-FPK which perform the functions of shaping as well as faceting and polishing of gemstones. The dopsticks come in different sizes ranging from 1.50 mm to 8 mm. We also offer a combo pack of 100 dopsticks - This will be of different sizes based on our experience. We take care to ensure that most gemstone sizes are covered in the combo.
Brass dopsticks are mainly used with our machine models AEW-FPID, AEW-FPIT(2), AEW-FPIT(4), AEW-FPIT(6). The stone is glued on this stick for faceting and polishing on our machines. This stick has an indexing attachment which comes in the following options:
- 8 Divisions
- 10 Divisions
- 12 Divisions
- 14 Divisions