No matter what your applications are, there is a 3M hot melt applicator for you. Manual applicators use a trigger mechanism to control timing and dispense rate. The pneumatic applicators also feature a trigger but use air pressure to control the dispense rate for an even flow. Perfect for so many applications such as box sealing, furniture assembly, fabric bonding, woodworking, electroni... (read more)
Inline Sanders are used for generating straight-line scratches for finishing stainless steel and other metals. They can used with inflatable or slotted wheel accessories. RS Hughes offers inline sanders up to a powerful 1 HP motor which produce more consistent results and are less likely to chatter.
Used with various Inline Sander Accessories.
No matter if you are looking f... (read more)
Sand with Ease! With 3M flexible foam sanding sponges, you can mold it , fold it, bend it and twist it! Choose from a variety of abrasives, grits, grades and sizes. 3M Flexible Foam Sanding Sponges offer:
- Excellent Flexibility--conforms to work piece
- Great Confort--Soft backing and hand conformity
- High Durability--Use less sponge to get the job done<.../li>
3M VHB Tape's extraordinary strength & comformability creates versatility that allows you to design and delivery projects that include glass, metal, plastic, painted wood and concrete. With instant bonding, shock absorption, stress distribution, and expansion & contraction capabilities, there is a 3M VHB tape to suite your needs. Ditch the riverts, adhesives and mechanical fasten... (read more)
The 3M E-A-R Skull Screws ear plug has a push to fit style which makes it easier for wearers to get a proper fit quickly---even for first time wearers. The plug is made of slow recovery polyurethane foam which better conforms to the unique shape of each ear for a comfortable fit. The ear plug is packaged 480 pair per case, comes in silver and meets CSA Class AL standards. They have a NRR... (read more)
Loctatie 4902 & 4903 is an instant adhesive that can FLEX with your products. Loctite 4902 clear flexible cyanoacrylate adhesive is compatible with many substrates with a 24 hr cure time. It provides a 10 to 30 sec fixture time. Loctite 4902 elivers great performance with a shear strength of 1745 psi and tensile strengh of 2085 psi. Minimum to maximum operation temperatures are -65... (read more)
LOCTITE 4090 Hybrid Adhesive is an innovative adhesive that combines the bond speed of an instant adhesive with the strength of a structural adhesive to solve your design and assembly challenges.
LOCTITE 4090 delivers both performance and versatility and is opening the Door to New Applications and New Opportuntieis (read more)
The 3M Virtua standard safety glasses is made of polycarbonate, is packaged 20 per case, comes in clear and meets ANSI Z87.1-2003, CSA Z94.3 standards. These types of items are designed for specific applications which feature ways of safeguarding & shielding itself and/or the user. This item is designed and manufactured such that it offers the following protection: Anti-Fog, Impact-R... (read more)
Simple Green is a powerful all natural concentrated cleaner and degreaser that saves time, money and labor. It is non-toxic, non-flammable, non-corrosive, non-abrasive and biodegradable. With Simple Green Concentrate, you can mix it to your strength--you can create light, medium and heavy custom solutions.
Simple Green concentrated formula can be used on any washable, indoor, outd... (read more)
3M Bumpers are an ideal way to protect electrical products, doors, drawers and more from noise and vibration. 3M bumpers features pressure sensitive high reliable acrylic adhesive for high strength adhesion to a wide variety of surfaces. Hard yet flexible, they do not scratch surfaces or leave marks. There is no minimum purchase with R.S. Hughes Co., so you get precisely what you want. V... (read more)
Quality pneumatic and electrical tools are designed to optimize tool and abrasive performance during cutting, grinding, blending or finishing applications. R.S. Hughes offers cut-off tools, angle grinders, disc sanders, inline sanders, file belt sanders and random orbital sanders & buffers, accessories and replacement parts.
Cut-Off Tools and Angle Grinders with RPM's up to 25... (read more)
3M Flashing tapes are self-adhering tapes used around windows and doors to prevent water damage. They provide a durable, waterproof seal and prevent rainwater from seeping into gaps between frames, siding, and trim on buildings and homes. They are easy to apply, and bond to a variety of materials including rugged surfaces like stucco. They are compatible with many types of sealants, whic... (read more)
Automotive, marine coatings and surface treatments are designed to protect surfaces against climate and moisture extremes. These protective coatings guard against ultraviolet (UV) damage, corrosion, fuel and exhaust fumes, grease, solvents, salt and chemicals. They also remove fine lines and polish marks and provide a high-gloss finish for easy cleaning
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Buffing and polishing compounds are used to smooth and shine materials such as metal, wood, and plastic. These compounds can be in liquid form or solid bars and are rated from coarse to fine. Only a small amount of compound is needed on the buffing wheel for it to work properly. Note that solvent-based polishes should not be used on painted surfaces. (read more)
Buffing wheels are used together with an abrasive buffing compound to create a uniform surface on a workpiece. Buffing consists of two stages: cutting and coloring. The cutting step involves moving the workpiece against the rotation of the buffing wheel to create a semi-bright finish. For the color step the workpiece is moved with the rotation of the wheel to create the final clean, shin... (read more)
Our Stretch Film product line is composed of quality cast and blown Stretch Film. Whether you are looking for machine length or hand grade Film, Industrial or Premium brands such as Goodwrappers® or IPG, Clear or Color-Tinted film; we offer a variety of Stretch Film products in varying lengths, widths and gauges that are sure to meet your needs for packaging and shipments. We also of... (read more)
Grip and anti-slip tapes add traction to floors, stairs, steps, and ladders to prevent slips and falls. Grip tapes are commonly used in industrial, sports, and recreation equipment for better hand and foot gripping. Anti-slip tapes are ideal on surfaces that may come into contact with oily substances. Anti-slip tapes are available in a different colors and may be reflective for low-light... (read more)
Threadlockers are used to prevent loosening caused by vibration, heat, and humidity. Threadlockers are applied to fastener threads to fill gaps and seal off imperfections in order to improve fastener performance. Aerobic threadlockers require air to dry and primarily act as a thread filler to stabilize joints. Anaerobic threadlockers do not require air to dry and cure to a solid form whe... (read more)
Welding apparel includes welding glasses, welding goggles and welding helmets. Welding helmets fit over shrouds to protect the welder’s face and eyes. They have filtered lenses that prevent retina damage from UV and infrared light. Lenses can be passive, which means they have a fixed filter shade, or they can be auto-darkening. Auto-darkening lenses adjust to the amount of UV and i... (read more)
3M™ Super 77™ Multipurpose Spray Adhesive is celebrating its 50th anniversary. This glue ,with thousands of applications is known as "the glue that holds the world together."
For over 50 Years 3M™ Super 77™ Spray Adhesive has been bonding to wood, foam, films, metals and more. Join the Celebration today at www.rshughes.com. (read more)
Hazardous material storage cabinets safely store hazardous chemicals, flammable materials and waste liquids. They have self-closing doors with latches that melt into a locked position during a fire. Some storage cabinets are made to store vertical drums, while others are made to store aerosol cans. Hazardous material storage cabinets also come in different colors that identify their cont... (read more)
Fiber sanding discs are designed for heavy stock removal, weld blending, grinding, and deburring on wood and metals. Fiber discs outlast equivalent paper- or cloth-backed discs, with fiber resin backing adding durability. Common abrasive materials include aluminum oxide, ceramic, alumina zirconia, and silicon carbide. Choose from coarse to very fine grade, or corresponding grit, dependin... (read more)
This economy lockout kit contains 9 components to ensure equipment is either de-energized or lockout out in accordance with OSHA regulation 1910.47. This item comes with the following: (14) x LID-2 - 2 Padlock Identifier Stickers, (2) x BL03 - Multi-Pole Breaker Lockout, (3) x BL01 - Single Pole Breaker Lockout, (3) x LC041-BU - 3/4 in Blue Padlock, (3) x T220 - 1 1/2 in Steel Lockout Ha... (read more)
R.S. Hughes carries a full line of filtering facepiece and particulate respirators. These respirators use a variety of patented technologies and features that enable them to filter a broad range of particles, nuisance odors and OSHA substance specific contaminanats. They are approved under NIOSH 42 CFR 84. View our Catalog We take pride in our level of persona... (read more)
Abrasive brushes are used for deburring, polishing, and product finishing and work well for uneven surfaces. Brushes are wire or nylon and can have the form of bristle discs, cup brushes, radial bristle brushes, and wheel brushes.
Metal wire brushes can be carbon steel, stainless steel, brass, or bronze. Generally, brass and bronze filaments are softer and are used for softer mate... (read more)
This BloodBorne Pathogen Clean Kit Complies with OSHA Standard 29 CFR 1910.1030 for cleaning blood. Outfitted withHeavy-duty plastic case with safety latch and handle, it can be wall mounted. Includes one pair disposable vinyl gloves, one pair disposable shoe covers, one disposable apron, two scoop/scrapers, two red biohazard bags with ties, one disposable towel, one pair protective eyew... (read more)
Safety and regulatory compliance tags warn workers of potentially dangerous machinery or indicate the presence of hazardous materials. They include confined space tags, energy source tags, lockout/tagout tags and machine and equipment safety labels. Confined space tags identify confined spaces and warn workers not to operate certain machinery. Energy source tags have letters, numbers or... (read more)
Aerospace coatings are specially designed to withstand the rigors and specifications of the aerospace industry. They help aircraft components and parts perform in atmospheric extremes of moisture, pressure, and temperature providing abrasion and weather resistance that increases strength and preserves structural integrity.
R.S. Hughes takes pride in our level of personalized custo... (read more)
The 3M™ Protective Coverall 4540+ is disposable safety work wear made of a high quality laminated material with a breathable back panel for improved air circulation. It helps provide barrier protection against light liquid splashes and hazardous dusts.
The 3M disposable general purpose & work coverall is made of polyethylene/polypropylene, is packaged 25 per case, comes... (read more)
Automotive tapes are used to fasten, mask, mount, repair, protect, and insulate. Attachment tapes are strong and conformable and used in molding and trim applications. Electrical tapes resist corrosion and abrasion, provide strength and protection, and insulate wire. Masking tapes are used for fast application in non-critical applications. They bundle, seal, resist moisture, and are easi... (read more)
Aerospace tapes are used in construction, assembly, maintenance, and repair in the aerospace industry. They are primarily used for masking, wire wrapping, insulating, painting and stripping, vibration dampening, and protecting surfaces. Tapes are either single or double sided and permanent or removable.
A range of materials make aerospace tapes suitable for different environments... (read more)
With over 50 warehouse sites in the United States and Mexico, R.S. Hughes maintains an extensive array of Safety Products. There is no minimum purchase what you want whether it is thousand of uncorded earplugs or a pair of gloves. Can't find what you're looking for? One of our skilled representatives is ready to help you find the solution call 1-877-RSHUGHES... (read more)
Deburring wheels, discs, and rolls are used for light grinding, deburring, blending, cleaning and finishing. Attachment type for wheels and discs can be arbor, PSA, quick change, or hook and loop. Common abrasive materials include aluminum oxide, aluminum silicate, ceramic, talc, garnet, and silicon carbide. Deburring rolls can be cut to size for straight-line sanders or hand use. Common... (read more)
Our full line of electric and pneumatic tools will help you increase your productivity during cutting, grinding, blending or finishing applications. We carry an assortment of cut-off tools, grinders, disc sanders, inline sanders, file belt sanders and random orbital sanders & buffers. Choose from our large selection of Faceplates, Disc Pads or Accessories to round of the solution nee... (read more)
Today's highly competitive metalworking business is all about reducing costs through achieving greater productivity. Now, 3M brings you a full line of highperformance alumina zirconia flap discs - designed to reduce your labor cost per part by combining grinding and blending in one smooth process step! (read more)
Upside down spray technology for fast tack bonding of flexible urethane or latex foams to themselves, fabric, wood, and metal.
Ideal for applications that require spraying down. Use when a fast tack bond of flexible urethane or latex foams to themselves, fabric, wood, or metal is needed. (read more)
Loctite all-purpose 2400 and 2700 threadlocker is an ideal solution for all nut and bolt applications 1/4 inch to 3/4 inch (6mm to 20mm) and eliminates the need for stocking expensive lock nuts and lock washers. This high bond system locks and seals while preventing parts from loosening due to vibration, Protects threads from corrosion and is removable with hand tools for easy disassembl... (read more)
R.S. Hughes carries a huge selection of buffing and polishing wheels, pads and compounds. The polishing discs, pads and rolls contain an integral abrasive, while buffing wheels are designed to be used with abrasive-containing polishing compounds.
We take pride in our level of personalized customer care, and know our
customers can expect a distinct level of service and attenti... (read more)
New World Record Holder- 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive was recently
responsible for a Guinness World Records-setting feat, lifting an 8.1
metric ton (17,857 pound, 2990 PSI) forklift in the air for one hour.
This amazingly successful demonstration set a new world record for the
heaviest weight lifted with glue. The vehicle was suspended from a cran... (read more)
Loctite® 454™ Prism® Gel, one part, surface insensitive, room temperature cure, instant adhesive designed for the assembly of difficult-to-bond materials which require uniform stress distribution. Particularly suited for bonding porous or absorbent materials. (read more)