Advance Brush Selection Guide

We provide brushes that will give you the best possible performance between machine and floor. If you are having trouble figuring out what brush you need, or just want information on the many other brush options available, we can help. The following are descriptions of the materials and their applications. 

Advance Disc Brush Applications

ProLite

Bristles are made from light-duty polypropylene for general scrubbing when you do not want to scratch or remove finish from the floor. Recommended for use in place of red pads.

Prolene

Polypropylene material for medium-duty scrubbing on concrete, terrazzo and vinyl floor tile. Recommended for use in place of green or blue pads.

Aglite Grit 500

For light scrubbing when used wet; buffing or polishing when used dry on urethane coated, sealed concrete or other resilient hard surface floors. Recommended for use in place of red or white pads.

MidGrit 240

For general purpose scrubbing when you need a lighter action for sealed or unsealed concrete, stone, terrazzo, quarry tile and other resilient hard floor surfaces. Recommended for use in place of green or blue pads.

MidLite 180

For general purpose scrubbing of sealed or unsealed concrete, stone, terrazzo, quarry tile and other resilient hard floor surfaces. Recommended for use in place of green or blue pads.

Dyna Grit 80

For aggressive, heavy-duty scrubbing or stripping of floors. Recommended for use in place of brown pads.

Magna Grit 46

For extreme heavy-duty scrubbing or stripping of floors. This brush has extra large diameter silicon carbide grit impregnated synthetic bristles. Recommended for use in place of black pads.

Union Mix

Medium grade natural fibers for polishing finished floors with standard-speed equipment. Recommended for use in place of white pads.

Finding Advance Disc Brush Part Numbers

Advance disc brush part numbers can usually be found on top of the brush as shown in the image. We only sell genuine OEM Advance brushes with factory serial numbers. Check out our Advance parts catalog or type your part number into the search bar to find the brush you need.

Advance Cylindrical Brush Applications

Soft Nylon

Least aggressive brush available. Used on soft-finish floors where a more aggressive brush would leave scratch marks, or in applications requiring very light cleaning.

Stiff Nylon

Cleaning action similar to polypropylene. More durable and wear-resistant than polypropylene.

Prolene

Low cost, yet effective in cleaning many common floor surfaces.

MidLite Grit 180

Least aggressive grit brush. Used for daily cleaning of hard-finished floors.

Dyna Grit 80

Medium aggressive grit brush. Good all-around brush for medium to heavy buildup removal. Can also be used for general stripping operations.

Magna Grit 46

Most aggressive grit brush. Used primarily to clean heavy buildup on concrete floors in factories, or for heavy stripping of finish.