A-0007 – Shorty

Used for removing sharp edges in tight areas and following crack lines. Great for grinding inside pipes and things like 45 degree angles on pipes and corners. Also used for removing welds.

Technical data
  • Total length – 57mm
  • Teeth length– 17mm
  • Weight – 194g


Introduction to the grinding file

A-0007 – Shorty is great for grinding inside pipes and around corners. The grinding file is either attached to our straight grinder or angle grinder, in which are certified safe to use in ATEX gas zone 1 and 2 and ATEX dust zone 21 and 22. Stop the need for time consuming risk analysis and cost bound to shutdowns, fire guards, Hot Work permit, habitats and demanding clean-up work.

Frequently asked questions

Maximum temperature?     60°C
Noise level during use?     81dB
Lifetime of the grinding file?     16000 Spot (5x5cm)

Health, Safety and the Environment

Our grinding products are designed to comply with the requirements for Health Safety & the Environment (HSE & OSHA) offering low vibration, low heat and low noise levels. The fragments produced are large, blunt and will stay all within a few centimetres/inches of your work area. This makes cleaning up simple and safe.

Long lasting

Safety Tools Allmet files and discs should not be treated as normal consumer goods because they are very durable. We have rented our grinding solutions for over a decade in the North Sea. Our customers often state that our files and discs last hundreds of times longer than conventional high quality grinding files and discs.

Micrometer result

Average of 56 µm surface using this grinding file.
Result after grinding follows the SSPC SP-11 surface treatment standard.






Certified grinding without «hot work permit»

Proposed application areas:

Following crack lines

Weld removal

Corrective maintenance on platforms

Corrosion maintenance on ships

Engine room surface maintenance

H-beam surface maintenance

Mechanical maintenance

Topside corrosion maintenance

Grinding and surface preparation on live fixed pipelines

Remove coating in layers

Remove or smooth edges

And many more