Upgrade or start your homebuilt grinder project off with our CNC Milled Aluminum D-Plate, Platen with neoceram liner and our Nexus Aluminum 2″ Idler Wheels and our 3″ tracking Wheel and 5″ Dished Drive Wheel.
The Nexus Grinder 1/2″ thick Aluminum D-Plates are completely manufactured on a CNC milling machine. The wheel side is milled flat with a face cutter, and the wheel mounting holes are CNC tapped 1/2″-13 threads. Milling our D-Plates ensures the most accurate and flat D-Plate available on the Canadian Market.
Our D-shaped Plate was designed for slack belt grinding.
Wheel mounting holes are 1/2″-13 accurately tapped. The center mounting hole is 1/2″ diameter and the U-shape adjusting slot accepts a 3/8″ bolt. The slots for a platen mounting bracket are 1/4″ wide and 6″ apart. The axle holes are 10.5″ center to center and will accept an 8″ long platen.
Our set includes
Two (2) of our Nexus Aluminum Idler Wheels with sealed 1/2″ ID bearings, two (2) grade 8 bolts 3 1/2″ long, 1/2″-13 threads, with machine washers, and nylon lock nuts.
One, 3″ diameter x 2-1/4″ wide precision CNC lathe turned aluminum Tracking Wheel with sealed 1/2″ ID bearings. The tracking wheel is crowned on a CNC lathe to ensure accurate belt tracking. The bearings fit a 1/2″ axle bolt.
One, 5″ diameter precision CNC lathe turned aluminum Drive Wheel. The drive wheel is crowned to ensure accurate belt tracking. The face of the drive wheel is 2-1/4″ wide. The set screw (included) is 1/4-20 & 1/2″ long and is offset to assist with the installations on shorter drive shafts. Please note that the bore of this drive wheel is 5/8″ and also has a standard key way.