Brushes are bristled cleaning, painting and surface treatment tools. From the simplest brooms to the heaviest-duty power brushes and sweepers, brushes have been and continue to be an important part of industrial and commercial operations. Homes and institutions also depend on brushes for their continued cleanliness as well as for cosmetic and functional maintenance. Read More…

Brushes are bristled cleaning, painting and surface treatment tools. From the simplest brooms to the heaviest-duty power brushes and sweepers, brushes have been and continue to be an important part of industrial and commercial operations.
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City of Industry, CA  |  323-724-7777

Gordon Brush® is an ISO 9001:2015 certified manufacturer of standard & specialty brushes for the commercial, aerospace, military, medical & electronics industries.

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Stow, OH  |  800-888-2861

Spiral Brushes manufactures industrial brushes, custom brushes, power brushes, wire brushes, conveyor cleaning brushes, steel brushes, stainless steel brushes, brass brushes, nylon brushes, abrasive nylon brushes, and natural fiber brushes.

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Cedar Grove, NJ  |  800-278-7437

Our brushes set the standard for the industry. Our customers know they can trust us to provide the highest quality products whether they are stock brushes or custom orders.

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Fairfield, NJ  |  800-241-9860

The Industrial Brush Co. is a provider of brushes. Since 1946, we have been committed to providing high quality brushes and customer service for a variety of industrial applications and marketplaces.

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The Industrial Brush Company, Inc. $$$

Omaha, NE  |  800-800-6940

Justman Brush is an ISO 9001:2015 Registered Manufacturer centrally located in the United States. We manufacture brushes for a large variety of industrial applications for our customers in the industrial, aerospace, military, laboratory & scientific, medical and food service industries. With over 91 years of manufacturing experience, we have the American Quality, competitive pricing and short lead times you need.

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Solon, OH  |  800-252-4747

Precision Brush Company is an industry leader that has the technology, expertise and experience to satisfy all of your brush requirements.

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Albertson, NY  |  800-645-4111

Braun Brush is committed to manufacturing quality brushes using a variety of methods. We offer convenient purchasing of the most extensive brush line available & a unique design-your-own brush service on the web.

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Pomona, CA  |  800-652-7874

West Coast Brush is a leading manufacturer of brushes. We use state-of-the-art technology, allowing us to manufacture almost every size and shape.

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West Coast Brush Mfg., Inc. $$$

Delafield, WI  |  800-234-7002

For over 30 years, Tanis has been a leading brush manufacturer. Tanis has put innovation to work in everything we do, using the latest technology, materials, manufacturing advancements and engineering expertise.

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Industrial operations, commercial enterprises and individuals all over the world make use of some variety of brush for some purpose. The most widely used brush variety in the world is the broom, and its variations can be found in more homes and places of business than not. Even in the cleanest offices, dust accumulation warrants the use of brooms to maintain the appearance and healthiness of workspaces.

In homes, where cleanliness and safety are also very important, brooms serve the same purpose. Successful professionals in industry make the connection between workspace safety and productivity; brooms of all shapes and sizes are employed on warehouse and factory floors as well as in break rooms and all other spaces in and around an industrial operation.

The manufacture and fabrication of plastic, wooden and metal parts in particular creates a high volume of debris, and using push brooms and sweepers in concert with ventilation systems and vacuums can improve the safety of a workspace. Brooms are the most basic of all brush designs, though they share the same basic principal that all brush varieties have in common; all brushes are collections of bristles mounted to a surface.

Every kind of brush meets this basic criterion, but they distinguish themselves from each other based on their construction, composition and their use. Metal manufacturers and fabricators rely on metal wire brushes for deburring, surface brushing and parts cleaning.

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Metal wire brushes can be hand-held or machine-operated; hand-held metal wire brushes tend to be used for heavy duty scrubbing, and machine-operated metal wire brushes are used to machine or treat a surface. Strip brushes, cylinder brushes, spiral brushes and cup brushes also, depending on their construction, can be used for light and heavy-duty manufacturing processes.

A strip brush, for example, can be affixed to doors and used as seals, or they can be used as components in manufacturing equipment. Specialized processes call for brushes with special qualities. During the fabrication of sensitive electronics, ESD cleanroom nylon static dissipative or conductive brushes must be used for parts cleaning and static elimination.

Nylon bristles can also be used in food processing, but in the form of nylon cup, strip and cylinder brushes used for fruit and vegetable cleaning. All other brush varieties are specifically designed to suit their intended use.

The possibilities for brush bristle composition are extensive because of the great variety of tasks to which brushes are assigned. Metal wire brush bristles can be made of steel, stainless steel, brass, bronze, copper, nickel silver or titanium filaments.

Each material is chosen based on its qualities of abrasiveness, conductivity and corrosion resistance. Wheel, cup and end power brushes’ filaments are usually crimped to maintain cutting action as the brush wears; some metals bend better than others, which is another important variable to consider when choosing bristle composition.

Abrasive nylon embedded with mineral grit is sometimes substituted for wire filament in power brushes, and power brushes’ cutting action is often amplified by knot-twisting sections of wire in wheel, cup or end brushes or by encasing them in a semi-hard polymer. Other types of cleanroom, strip, cylinder and maintenance brushes are made from a variety of natural and synthetic fibers such as horse hair, polypropylene and nylon.

Twisted-in wire tube and bottle cleaning brush filaments are usually either nylon or metal. Filament density, material type and coarseness determine a brush’s performance. As nature of the demand for brushes in industrial processes changes, brush materials will change to meet those needs.

Nylon Brush for Car Cleaning

Cars are an integral piece of our day-to-day life. An average person spends at least 3 hrs per day on regular commutes. Keeping the car clean is more like a ritual than a habit. We need to ensure that the obscure portions of your vehicles are well cleared. Using chemicals like bleach or organic solvents harms the interiors of your car. They lead to problems in the long run. Hence we need to use a tool that cleans thoroughly, easy to use, and is cost-effective. 

Brushes are an excellent option here because they don’t give any major issues to your interiors but at the same time get the job done. However, there are no major impacts of the brushes on the interior. Depending on the stiffness of the brush, it might leave a mark on the floor if too stiff or not clean properly if too loose. Hence, we could use up the nylon brush, which clears every spec of germ from parts of the vehicle that you cannot access, which creates a mess—for example, the AC vent in our cars. The AC vents are a single way of airflow while AC is turned on. Having messed-up vents that may contain dust can harm the people in the car, and this small ignorance could create many problems in the long run. A couple of nylon brushes and sprays can help you keep all the vents and corners of the cars at least dust free. 

Furthermore, the car cleaning process is completely automated. The majority of the interiors in this process are also cleaned by the spinning nylon brushes handled by robotic arms. One of the key reasons behind using nylon brushes on an industrial scale for automation is the safety of your car, which is guaranteed with the use of a nylon brush. The idea that you might get a shock while going up for the open ends on the distant corners of the car also gets out of your mind. The automated spinning nylon brushes make it easier for you to clear your mess in less stipulated time.

A major problem with the brushes is leaving stray bristles after cleaning, for which the car merchandise provides specialized nylon brushes. These Nylon Brushes are easy to use and also cost-effective. It’s a much-needed product if cleanliness and safety are your priority.

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Bottle Brushes

Bottle Brushes

A bottle brush is a brush with flexible and pliable bristles connected to a long stem or handle made of plastic, wood, or wire. The bristles of a bottle brush can run about halfway up the handle and form a shape similar to a tube or be clustered at...

Cleaning Brush

Cleaning Brush

A brush is a tool with bristles made of hair, wire, metal, synthetic fibers, or various natural materials that are attached to a handle made of wood, plastic, wire, or metal. Some varieties of brushes are adapted to be connected to power tools for heavy duty work such as...

Nylon Brushes

Nylon Brushes

A nylon brush is a brush that has nylon polymer filaments that are exceptionally tough, strong, flexible, and have excellent elasticity. The various types of nylon filaments, which are durable and abrasion resistant, are the most commonly used fiber for the manufacture of brushes...

Wheel Brushes

Wheel Brushes

Wheel brushes are circular brushes that are often used for deburring items during the beginning stages of surface finishing and during the final stages of polishing. Wheel brushes brush in a straight line and...

Wire Brushes

Wire Brushes

A wire brush is an abrasive tool that has stiff bristles made from a variety of rigid materials designed to clean and prepare metal surfaces. The filaments of wire brushes are small diameter pieces of inflexible material that are closely spaced together as a means for cleaning surfaces...

Types of Brushes

Types of Brushes

A common representation of a brush is a handle with some form of bristles and is the one that most people have in mind when thinking of a brush. Writing a description of brushes is more challenging since there is such a wide variety of types, styles, uses, and designs...

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