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Winning Abrasive Combination for Grinding & Preparing for Paint on Mild Steel

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The Benefits of Winning Abrasive Combinations

Winning abrasive combinations bring together our best abrasive technologies to help you succeed from start to finish. The product pairing recommendations come straight from our technical application engineers, who have hands on experience and a deep understanding of what it takes to succeed in abrasive processing. Pairing the right abrasives together can result in a winning combination that optimizes productivity, helps increase safety, and delivers high-quality results for your metalworking project.

    • Designed to cut up to 33% faster than the original 982C fibre disc in the same grade.
    • Help reduce hand-arm vibration by up to 77% compared to leading competitive depressed center grinding wheels.
    • Utilizing self-sharpening 3M™ Precision-Shaped Grain, runs cool and optimizes mineral breakdown for long life.
    • Optimize product life by pairing with a 3M™ Disc Back-up Pad.

    Applications include:

    • High pressure flat weld grinding or beveling
    • Heavy Stock Removal
    • Up to 3X faster cut-rate on aluminum and 40% longer life on stainless steel compared to leading competition.
    • Built with 3M Precision-Shaped Grain to deliver an aggressive cut while the conformable nonwoven web helps protect against gouging.
    • These multipurpose discs offer an expanded grade range to cover a large range of applications and remove a final step to help boost productivity.

    Applications include:

    • Remove imperfections and merge the repaired section​

See it in Action

  • (DESCRIPTION) A man enters a shop. A post-it note reads, Thought you might like an upgrade. (SPEECH) [DOOR SHUTS] NARRATOR: How do the best get better? (DESCRIPTION) Sparks fly as he grinds metal. (SPEECH) [MUSIC PLAYING] Introducing the 3M Cubitron II Fibre Disc 982CX Pro. With newly re-engineered precision-shaped grain, this disk features a 33% faster cut and removes 31% more material. That means you and your team can do more work with fewer disks, saving you time and money. And it's designed to help reduce operator fatigue, making your best work even better. (DESCRIPTION) These are AWESOME! Thanks. (SPEECH) [MUSIC PLAYING] (DESCRIPTION) Abrasive Solutions by 3M. Ever forward. Cubitron II Fibre Disc 982CX Pro 3M.com/Metalworking

    Video showing usage of an abrasive disc for heavy metal for grinding
    3M™ Cubitron™ II Fibre Disc 982CX Pro Product Video
  • (SPEECH) [MUSIC PLAYING] (DESCRIPTION) Text, Scotch-Brite. Finishing strong since 1958. (SPEECH) 3M invented Scotch-Brite Abrasives. Now we've reinvented them. Bringing new solutions to the surface, introducing the all-new Scotch-Brite Precision Surface Conditioning Discs. [MUSIC PLAYING] (DESCRIPTION) Scotch-Brite Precision Surface Conditioning Disc, Medium. Combining 3M technologies. (SPEECH) This new line of multi-purpose discs finishes the job two times faster than the leading competition. Combining 3M Precision-Shaped Grain and nonwoven technology, these disks deliver next level results and the consistency you've come to expect from Scotch-Brite. With a range of new grades, getting rid of surface imperfections and micro-burrs is now faster and easier. From grinding to blending and finishing, Scotch-Brite equips you with unmatched performance every time. (DESCRIPTION) Zoom in on disc sander. (SPEECH) Now, with the new Scotch-Brite Precision Surface Conditioning Discs, you have a solution designed to achieve your finish faster, (DESCRIPTION) Sanding a steel surface. Text, Mild Steel. (SPEECH) so you can make more in less time. (DESCRIPTION) Three technicians in an elevator. (SPEECH) These new discs join the family of surface conditioning from Scotch-Brite. Bringing new solutions to the surface. [MUSIC PLAYING] (DESCRIPTION) Text, Bringing new solutions to the surface. 3M.

    Video showing usage of a nonwoven abrasive disc to remove imperfections
    Scotch-Brite™ Precision Surface Conditioning Disc Product Video

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Want to learn more about our metalworking abrasives? 3M has abrasive experts on hand to help answer any questions you have about our selection of abrasives or any part of the metalworking process.

Our experts can help ensure you are getting the product you need for your desired application.

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