Non-Sparking Tools – TFT Safety Tools

We offer the only surface prep, grinding, and cutting tools certified by DNV for use in potentially explosive and hazardous atmospheres. They are Classified as Cold work tools and are safe to use in Offshore Platforms, Refineries, Chemical Plants, Mines, FPSO’s, ships. And many other places where hydrocarbons are present. These tools are commonly referred to as sparkless grinders and are ideal for use where other non-sparking tools are used. Our tools DO NOT REQUIRE Hot Work Permits. Some of their main characteristics include:

  • Certified and Classified as Cold Work Tools
  • No Hot Sparks
  • Low Heat (average 95-105°F grinding steel)
  • Low Noise (<85 dBA)
  • No Dangerous Sharp Splinters
  • No Low Vibration (Average < 3.1 m/s²)
  • Roughness Profile 40-75 microns (2.5 mils) 1600 psi on Pull Test.