3M™ Cloth Belt 341D is a durable aluminum oxide cloth belt recommended for your metal deburring, general metalworking, and some woodworking applications. It is suitable for wide belt, edge, or portable belt sanding, and can be used for a variety of applications on metal substrates and wood.
- Tube-shaped band fits inner and outer contours to remove parting lines, imperfections, and burrs
- X-weight cloth backing withstands heavy sanding and grinding
- Resin bond withstands high heat and pressure
- Tough aluminum oxide abrasive mineral cuts fast and performs well on many substrates
- Bands fit onto a rubber expander wheel attachment (sold separately) for use with a die grinder or rotary drill
|Width||4 in||101.6 mm|
|Length||54 in||1371.6 mm|
What is the 3M™ Cloth Belt 341D made of?
The 3M™ Cloth Belt 341D is made of a high quality aluminum oxide abrasive cloth.
What are the dimensions and weight of each belt?
Each belt measures 4 inches wide by 54 inches long, and has X-weight backing. There are also 50 belts per case.
How does the Film-lok feature work?
The Film-lok feature ensures that the abrasive belt stays secure and firm while being used, preventing any slippage or shifting during operation.
Is it suitable for heavy duty applications?
Yes, this particular model has an X-wieght backing and is suitable for use in heavy duty sanding tasks on hard woods, metals and fiberglass.
Aluminum oxide mineral is a popular choice among industrial professionals because of its cut-rate, durability, and long life. It can be used on a wide variety of materials in both woodworking and metalworking, including ferrous alloys, and is the most commonly used industrial abrasive. The abrasive particles are adhered to the cloth backing with resin, creating a strong bond that withstands high heat and pressure.
Abrasive belts come in many different widths and lengths and are used on a variety of different belt sanding tools for many different applications on both wood and metal. 3M offers a broad selection of belts to fit most any industrial belt sander. Wider belts are used with wide belt sanders to dimension or finish wood panels, smooth rough cut edges of metal sheets, or add a grain pattern to stainless steel sheets. Medium-width belts fit onto edge sanders for sanding flat, narrow surfaces such as panel edges; and narrow belts are used with portable belt sanders for sanding or blending wood pieces such as cabinet doors.
Belts come with various splices that join the belt ends. A film media splice achieves a secure bond with a joining film that minimizes chatter marks, ensures a smooth running belt, and produces consistent finishing results. A sine wave splice is constructed of interlocking fingers that enable the splice to travel smoothly over contact wheels, reduce hinging, and provide added strength to the joint area. Sine wave splices are typically used for coarser grades and wide belts.
Brochures, Catalogs & Data Sheets
- Pdf Brochures_3mtm abrasive belts
- Safety Data Sheet