R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Specialty Application Tapes

Our Specialty application tpaes are used for sealing, mounting, bonding, and attaches. Specialty tapes include magnet tapes, photo tapes, pre-masking tapes, and hair setting tapes. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Mandrels

R.S. Hughes carries a wide variety of mandrels. Mandrels are designed to hold bristle disc, cartridge rolls, Scotch-Brite strips square/cross pads, star pads, unitized wheel and other wheel abrasives. Together, the mandrel and cartridge roll enable the user to ghrind or finish hard-to-reach areas of a workpiece, such as angles and curves. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Chain Lockout Kit

Our chain lockout kit offers a cost-effective way to lock out your most difficult valves. Components are ideal for single or group lockout situations and each kit includes a handy carrying case. Kit comes with 3-1 1/2" Steel Lockout Hasps (T220), 3-Red Padlocks (LC044-RD), 3-Lockout Tags w/ Ties, 1-48" Chain and 1-Durable Carrying Case. Dimensions for carrying case are 8 1/2"H x 7"W x 3"D. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Laps, Lapping Film & Hones

Whether working in small tight spaces, on irregular surfaces, or on large projects, we have the right product for the job. Meet any deburring, grinding, cutoff, polishing or product finishing needs for any surface or material with our extensive selection. Laps and lapping film are used for creating a very smooth surface, while hones are used for deburring and sharpening. Choose from a ra... (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Our New Safety Catalog Has Arrived

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)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Earthquake Survival Kit

Earthquak Emergency Preparedness Kit contains a variety of first aid supplies, water, food necessary for the survival of natural disasters. Soft pack pouches with straps for quick & easy transport. Kit contains: Drinking water, 125ml (10ea), Survival food packet, 3600 calories (1ea), Resue Blanket Silver (1ea), Antiseptic wipes (10ea), Woven bandages 7/8"x3" (10ea), Tape 1/2"x5yds. (... (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Fire Resistant T-Shirt and Safety Vests

R.S. Hughes offers the most cool and comfortable fire resistant work shirt you will ever wear. ANSI Class 2 standards. Comes with 2" wide 3M Scotchlite reflective material for torso and upper body. Left breast pocket. 100% Self wicking polyester keeps you cool and comfortable. Colorfast, wrinkle resistant, soil releasing, machine washable with low shrinkage, fast drying, resistant to odo... (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Deburring Wheels, Discs and Rolls

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)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Sharpening Stones

Sharpening stones are also known as whetstones and are used to grind and hone various tools and blades. Sharpening stones can be natural or artificial, with artificial stones being bonded abrasives such as silicon carbide, aluminum oxide, or diamond. A diamond plate stone is coated with diamond grit bonded to a rigid block. Grit, measured in microns, describes the aggressiveness of the s... (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Abrasive Hand Files

Hand files are used for stock removal, deburring, sharpening, and finishing on metal, wood, and plastic. Files have a pattern type of either American or Swiss, with American files used for more aggressive work and Swiss files used for finer finishing. Common hand file abrasive materials include silicon carbide, steel, CBN, and diamond. Choose a file grade of very coarse to ultrafine depe... (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Blood Pathogen Clean Kit

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)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M™ Lexa™ Protective Eyewear

Lexa protective eyewear combines extra wide viewing range and contoured design, and is fully customizable with multiple lens options, three lens angles and four temple lengths. Lightweight, high wrap offers additional coverage.

R.S. Hughes take pride in our level of personalized customer care, and know our customers can expect a distinct level of service and attention. We're proud... (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Pelican 1900 Mitylite Flashlight

Unlike conventional flashlights that have a yellowish beam, the MityLite 1900 flashlight uses a hi-intensity Xenon lamp that produces a powerful, bright beam. Use this compact flashlight to cut through thick smoke, fog, and dust. It is submersible and comes with a twist-on shroud. The 1900 is ideal for any situation. Powered by 2 AAA alkaline cells. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Pneumatic and Electric Tools

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)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Polishers for Many Applications

Electric variable speed polishers are designed to compound/buff/polish various substrates including automotive paint, marine finishes, fiberglass, gel coat acrylics and more. Electric module provides full power/maintains speed even under load. Portable electric model provides full power and speed even under pressure. Select the right pads and compounds to get your job done quickly and ea... (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Orbital Sanders

Our line of orbital sanders come in a either 3" X 4" or 2.75" X 7.75" rectangular format for getting into tight corners. Available in Vacuum, Self-Vacuum and Non-Vacuum models with a 1/8" orbit. Select from a number of Sanding Accessories.

No matter if you are looking for the best orbital sanders, reviews on orbital sanders or just a great orbital sander at a low price, we have yo... (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M New Cubitron 967A Flap Disc

This premium flap disc contains precision shaped grain for ultra fast cut and long life. Versatile, all purpose polycotton backing works great for common carbon and stainless steel metalworking applications such as weld removal, edge chamfering, and bevel.

  • Precision-shaped abrasive grain for fast cut and long life
  • Great results on all metals
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R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M Air Power Tools

Experience the power of a complete finishing system by combining the 3M abrasives and accessories you've always trusted with the new line of 3M tools specifically designed to help get the job done more efficiently. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Replace Mechanical Fasteners - 3M™ VHB™ Tapes

Convenience of tape, strength to replace mechanical fasteners. Reliably bond metals, plastics & glass eliminating drilling and unsightly fasteners. Bonds on contact with no drying time or fixturing and saves processing steps such as drilling, screwing, welding, cleanup and refinishing. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M NEW 566A Flap Disc

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)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M™ Inverted Aerosols

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)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M(TM) Adhesive Transfer Tape

3M(TM) Adhesive Transfer Tape 9485PC, 1 1/2 in x 60 yd 5.0 mil, 24 per case Bulk (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M Electrical Connectors

RS Hughes presents our complete collection of electrical connectors and supplies. Constructed from a lasting material, 3M's electrical connectors and supplies are built to with stand the harshest environments. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Masking Tape Made Simple

With so many choices of masking tape, how do you choose the right one? 3M has now made it simple. Introducing a 5 tape system that makes it easy to choose the best tape for any job. Five tapes, built on increasing levels of performance and a common goal of helping you finish jobs worth finishing.

It's industrial Masking Made Simple.

5 tapes built on increasing... (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Handheld Labelers & Supplies

R.S. Hughes offers a full line of Brady portable printing systems that help you get the job done fast and efficient. Label materials for these labelers are designed for a variety of applications including; Safety & Facility ID, Voice/Data/Video, Laboratory ID, Circuit Board & Component ID, General Industrial ID and more! Perfect for lower volume printing applications. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Filtering Facepiece Particulate Respirators

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.

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R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Loctite All-purpose 2400 and 2700 Threadlocker

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 Company, Inc. - Buffing & Polishing Wheels, Pads & Compounds

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)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M Scotch-Weld Plastic & Rubber Instant Adhesive

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)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M 8210V & 8210 N95 Particulate Respirators

This disposable N95 particulate respirator (featuring 3M™ Cool Flow™ Valve in 8210V model) helps provide comfortable, reliable worker respiratory protection against certain non-oil based particles. Ideally suited for hot/dusty work settings or long periods of wear.


  • 3M™ Cool Flow™ Valve (in 8210V model)
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R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Safety combined with optimal functionality

ProFlex® 900 Impact Gloves offers tactility and impact protection.

Perfect for construction, assembly, sanding,deburring, drilling, riveting, drilling and demolition (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Kleenguard Brand Safety Apparel

Kleenguard A80 Chemical Permation and Jet Liquid Protection Apparel has the patented Reflex Deisgn, which is 7 1/2 times less likely to rip out than ANSI minimums. It provides 12% more chest room and 6% longer body length. Madde of Sranex 23-P Film laminated to a durable fabric which provides a soft cloth like feel against the skin.

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R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Loctite® 454™ Instant Adhesive Gel

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)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M™ Extreme Sealing Tape

2.0 mil acrylic adhesive Ionomer film substrate is very flexible and high abrasion resistance. Excellent sealing performance and excellent outdoor durability (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Saunders - Die Cutting - Converting - Kit Assembly

[p]Founded in 1959, Saunders (a Division of R.S. Hughes Co.) Offers many different converting services, but we specialize in providing unique, engineered, die-cut solutions to your design, using the latest in 3M technologies to fabricate parts to your specifications.[/p] (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Scotch-Brite(TM) High Strength Disc

Scotch-Brite(TM) High Strength Disc,6 in x 1/2 in A VFN,100 per case.

Universal, durable, tough web is excellent to deburr, satin finish, denib/defuzz and clean. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M™ Clean Sanding Abrasives

Get a cleaner work environment and improved cut with new 3M™ Clean Sanding Disc and Sheet abrasives. Featuring a Hookit™ attachment system, the Clean Sanding system is a simple and convenient way to improve productivity without major equipment investments. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - NIOSH-approved supplied air respirator system.

3M™ Speedglas™ Auto-Darkening Filters 9002V and 9002X handle a variety of arc welding processes and amperages, including low amp TIG. They have 5 user-selectable shades (9, 10, 11, 12 or 13), three dark-to-light delay settings and four sensitivity settings. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Born to Grind- 3M Cubitron

The new 3M™ Cubitron™ II line of bonded abrasive cut-off and grinding wheels set the new standard for all industrial metalwork applications. It cuts faster, stays sharp longer, requires less pressure, helps reduce operator fatigue and increases productivity (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - Eco-Friendly Sorbents - More Absorbent

Green to produce. Green in use. The production process used for Re-Form™ sorbent material takes less away from our environment. Re-Form sorbents is made from a minimum of 70% recycled newsprint and other cellulose…unlike oil-based polypropylene sorbents. And, the better absorbency of Re-Form means you'll have less sorbent material to dispose of. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M™ Easy-loading File Belt Sander

Ideally suited for use with 3M™ Abrasive Belts and Scotch-Brite™ Belts for a variety of metalworking applications. Grind and blend from contact wheel or platen, finish and polish from slack of belt. (read more)

R. S. Hughes Company, Inc. - 3M™ Cubitron™ II Fibre Disc 982C

This premium fibre disc features 3M's patented new ceramic mineral. Designed for carbon steel metalworking applications such as weld grinding, beveling, flame-cut edge clean-up, and deburring. (read more)