Products September 2023: Schilbach sanding sticks


Multi-purpose sticks for sanding during instrument making

Schilbach’s new double-ended sanding sticks, shaped like matchsticks, can be used to sand wood, varnish, glue, rust, metal and plastic. In a set of ten, five sticks feature 120- and 180-grit, and the other five are 400- and 800-grit. The ends have a diameter of 6.5mm and the sticks are 150mm long. The stick is made of grooved, non-slip plastic…

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