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JoeLee
04-25-2019, 10:17 PM
I want to true and clean up this V-block. The only surface I'm facing a problem with is the V. It's too deep for my 7" wheel. When I set the V-block up on my sine table at 45 degrees to grind the V sides the hub is going to hit the edge of the V-block.

I found that same wheel in an 8" dia. x 1/2" x 1 1/4". It should just make it.
The grinder is supposed to run a 7" wheel but there is room for an 8". Does anyone see any harm in running an over size wheel??

JL.................

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Gary Paine
04-25-2019, 10:26 PM
Just check the max rpm for the wheel and you should be fine.