Originally Posted by bonfire
almost sounds like you"re thinking about using an angle grinder with a grinding disc to strip paint off of sheet metal. no way would I do that except with a wire brush. use a d/a sander with 80 grit to strip paint
I'm just curious because I am still learning, but why is an angled grinder not a good idea? I only ask because I have used that with 3" scotch-brite conditioning pads, and it removes paint easily without harming the metal. Am I causing a problem down the road?