Specialty Abrasives

When it comes to blasting, one product cannot do it all. Perhaps a smooth surface needs to be roughed up a bit or maybe a rough surface needs to be smoothed out. Whatever the project, Abrasives Inc. offers other quality abrasives that give the desired outcome.

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Common Uses

  • Blasting or waterjet cutting
  • Glass polishing (fine grit)
  • Steel cutting (courser grit)
  • Surface prep


  • Recyclable up to five times
  • Fast cutting
  • Superior hardness (approx. 7.5 Mohs)
  • High bulk density
  • Low dusting
  • High productivity

Starblast™ & Starblast™ XL

Common Uses

  • Steel fabrication
  • Automotive restoration
  • General blasting with low to average surface profile requirements
  • Bridge maintenance
  • Removal of rust, mill scale, and weathered coatings


  • < 1% crystalline silica
  • High productivity
  • Low dusting
  • Nonconductive
  • Naturally occurring mineral
  • Meets stringent industry and military specifications
  • Fine staurolite sands

Aluminum Oxide

Common Uses

  • Rust removal
  • Cleaning cast iron & stainless steel
  • Powder coating


  • Recyclable
  • Lighter than metallic media
  • Cuts hard metals and surfaces
  • Second hardest mineral after diamond (approx. 9 Mohs)

Steel Shot

Common Uses

  • Air powered or wheel blast
  • Concrete floor cleaning
  • Etching
  • Heavy scouring


  • Round ball shape
  • Low friability
  • Produces virtually no dust

Steel Grit

Common Uses

  • Wheel blast or pressure operated blast systems
  • Heavy steel and foundry application


  • Angular particles
  • Softer than aluminum oxide
  • Reduced fracturing
  • Recyclable


Common Uses

  • Dry and wet blasting
  • Auto body restoration
  • Graffiti removal
  • Fire restoration


  • Extremely friable
  • Soft abrasive won't harm glass, stone, wood or brick
  • Won't damage substrate
  • Non-sparking

Custom Orders

  • Agricultural
  • Metallic
  • Synthetic
  • Mineral
  • Every effort will be made to accommodate your request.


Starblast™ Data Sheet

Starblast™ MSDS

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