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Joint Sealant Removal - Cutter Blade

 

Slices through Hard, Soft, even Gummy Joint Sealant
- Without melting the sealant.

Pricing / Ordering

Slicing through the middle of sealant - Sealant does not melt. Discharged "sliced" sealant is fluffy - It is not hot! Cutter blade cutting deep into the joint. Safely and quickly removes the sealant along the joint's inside edge - without melting the sealant.
Slices through the middle of a sealant material without melting the sealant (including soft urethanes). Completely sink the blade into the joint without damaging the Stellite® Cutter Chips from hard concrete or aggregate that may be directly beneath the sealant material.

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Joint Sealant Removal Blades

Joint Sealant Cutter Blade, 4-1/2".

Cuts through hard and softer joint sealant

Joint Sealant Removal Blade, 6".

Without melting the sealant.

Makita 13.5 Amp, Variable Speed, Long Life / High Performance Grinder.For use with a standard angle grinders although variable speed models are recommended.

As effective as the blades are at slicing through the sealant  without melting it, simply by lowering the RPM's on a variable speed angle grinder you'll naturally reduce friction heat . . . to further improve the blade's effectiveness at slicing through long sections of sealant without the sealant melting.

Slices or removes the joint sealant from the inside edge of expansion joints without having to go back to or wire brush the joint:

  • As the blade slices along the joint's inside edge, the sealant is  completely scraped clean with one pass of the blade . . .

  • Any excess sealant that may be in a jagged edge is easily "touched-up" by lightly cutting into the concrete.

  • A new, clean and fresh inside edge is exposed, assuring you of proper adhesive bonding of the new sealant to fresh exposed concrete.

 

 

********** Testimonial  **********

How Do You Keep the Blade Cutting Cool?

"I cut over 1,200 feet and the blade doesn't get hot!  The inside edges are clean and the blade still looks new!"

Masonry Restoration Contractor, Melville, LA

 

 

Specifications / Features

Thermally Stable Stellite® Cutters

  • Resists high temperature heating
  • Maintains their sharp cutting edge
  • Harden, high temperature cutters keeps the blade from dragging - preventing friction heat

Precision Shaped & Fitted Chip:

  • High Pressure, High Temperature (HPHT) - Solid Stellite® Cutters
  • Precisely made, shaped and fitted to resist friction heat build-up
  • Cutter maintain their sharpness to slice through hard and soft joint sealant instead of grinding it . . .

Maintains Sharp Slicing Edge

  • Utility knife blades and diamond blades wear prematurely.
  • Diamonds round-over and grind (they do not cut).  Hence, when a diamond blade grinds it creates friction heat which causes it to instantly melt the joint sealant.
  • The harden cutters on the Stellite Blade do not round-over which keeps the sealant from melting.

 

 

Slice through Hard Polyurea and / or Soft Urethane

  • Cutter Chips Maintain Their  Sharp Edge

  • Sealant Material Does Not Melt

  • Cutter Chips Will Not Prematurely Fracture

Slicing along the edge of an expansion joint.

Quick and easy slicing (removal) of joint sealant along the inside edge of concrete expansion joints.

Slicing along the edge of a concrete joint without damaging the diamond cutters.

Harden cutters are protected from fracturing.

Slicing into soft, pliable joint sealant - Sealant does not melt!

Dust Director Joint Sealant Cutter Blades cut fast - with no melting of the sealant nor fracturing of the diamond cutters. 

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Removing caulking / expansion joint with a utility knife.

There has to be a better way . . .

Removing caulking or joint sealant from concrete & masonry control joints has always been a slow, labor intensive, unhealthy chore . . .

Now, with the Stellite Sealant Cutter Blades and a standard handheld angle grinder all types of joint sealant material (extra hard to soft) is easily, effective and quickly removed . . .

 

Joint Sealant Cutter Blade, 4-1/2".Joint Sealant Removal Blade, 6".Stellite Sealant Cutter Blade

Fast, Professional, Safe, Effective

Accomplish 2 Steps in 1:

Joint Sealant Material is Sliced Away . . .
Inside Edges are Clean . . .
Joint is Ready Immediately for the New Sealant Material.

 

  1. Joint sealant material is sliced from the control joint.

  2. Harden Stellite Cutters lightly scrape the inside edge of the joint, providing a clean, exposed surface for re-sealing:

  • Joint sealant material isn't melted, regardless if the material is hard or soft

  • Inside joint walls are cleaned . . . completely scraped free of sealant

  • Harden cutters aren't damaged or fractured if they hit hard concrete

  • Joint is not widened - sealant is completely removed

  • The Stellite Blade handles comfortably, providing you with precise, safe control

  • Low profile Stellite Cutter Chips prevent the blade from kick-backs (towards the operator.)

Joint sealant - Sliced away from concrete.

Sliced Joint Sealant, ready to be pulled from the joint.

Strips of cut sealant - sealant is not melted.

Strips of joint sealant being easily removed from the joint.

As the caulking is cut, a fine edge finish is left.

Clean, Finished Inside Edge -

Ready for Immediate Resealing.

 

 

 

- Testimonials -

- What the contractors are saying about the Stellite Cutter Blade -

********** Testimonial  **********

"Phenomenal - My guys say they're better than using a FEIN Caulk Cutter"

"Completely removed the sealant - we cut down both sides of the joint and pulled-out long strips of sealant.  The sealant was completely removed - we didn't have to go back and clean the joint's inside edges  -- well done and thank you."

" . . . used it on sealant that was very gummy (we think they forgot to add the hardener to it).  The blade worked far better than a Caulk Cutter or wire wheel."

Masonry Restoration Contractor, Chicago, IL

 

"Extremely Productive - After we cutout the sealant we immediately were able to install the new sealant.  The inside edges were completely  free from the old joint sealant and new concrete was exposed for proper bonding of the new joint sealant - the joint was completely prep'd and ready to go . . ."

Coatings & Caulking Removal Company, Miami, FL

 

 

Joint Sealant Cut-Out Blade Pricing - Individual & Box (10 / box) Pricing

 

Joint Sealant Cutter Blade, 4-1/2".

 

Dust Director Joint Sealant Cutter Blades

For use with:

  • Angle grinders (variable speed models are recommended, see below)

  • High-Speed Cut-Off Saws

  • Walk-Behind Saws

Joint Sealant Removal Blade, 6".

 

Item No Size Individual Price Box Price - 5/Box
Freight Prepaid on 2  Boxes
SCB-45C 4.5" x .187 x 7/8" $ 125.00
$550.00
(110.00 ea)
SCB-06C 6" x .187 x 7/8" $ 140.00
$625.00
(125.00)
SCB-12E 12" x .125 x 1" $ 390.00
$1,800.00
(360.00 ea)

 

Item No Variable Speed Angle Grinder
- Recommended Angle Grinder -
Makita 13.5 Amp, Variable Speed, Long Life / High Performance Grinder. Individual Price
9564CV 4.5" Makita, 13.5 Amp Cruise Control
2800 RPM to 10,500 RPM
$ 159.00
9564CV6 Same model as above but with a 6" guard. $ 169.00

 

 

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