Specialty / Other Ceramic Media and Abrasives

Natural Diamond Mesh and Micron -- DR-5
from Saint-Gobain Surface Conditioning Group

Natural diamond is crushed and processed from boart, an inferior diamond type unsuitable for gemology. This diamond tends to be free of inclusions and cracks, mechanically strong with high thermal stability. Natural diamond may contain less metal impurities, making it useful in the manufacture of... [See More]

  • Applications: Grinding Wheels; Polishing and Lapping (Very Fine); Lapping
  • Grading System: Mesh; Micron Graded
  • Type / Shape: Abrasive Grain / Grit; Crushed Grit
  • Material: Diamond
Ceramic Grinding Media
from CoorsTek

CoorsTek grinding media (ball mill media) is manufactured from highly durable materials specifically formulated to ensure consistent performance for your bulk material preparation. We can help with your standard and custom applications. GRINDING MEDIA APPLICATIONS: Silica sand manufacturing. [See More]

  • Applications: Grinding / Ball Milling; Silica Sand Manufacturing, Decorative Ceramic Tile Manufacturing, White Cement Manufacturing, Non-metallic Mineral Grinding, Rods and Media Balls
  • Bulk Density: 225 to 243
  • Type / Shape: Shaped Media; Balls / (Beads Spherical); Rod, Natural
  • Dimension A: 0.219 to 2.500
Black Silicon Carbide Powder
from Advanced Abrasives Corp.

Black Silicon Carbide Powder. Black Silicon Carbide powder is water classified to exacting specifications. The closely controlled grading and particle shape results in high cutting rates and uniform finishes. Available in multiple abrasive grit sizes from F80/100 to F1200. Applications: Precision... [See More]

  • Applications: Blasting; Coated Abrasives; Polishing and Lapping (Very Fine); Precision Lapping, Sawing Quartz
  • Grading System: FEPA - F
  • Type / Shape: Abrasive Grain / Grit; Crushed Grit
  • Material: Silicon Carbide
Mini and Micro Ceramic Grinding Media
from CoorsTek

Small diameter ceramic media used to disperse paint and paint pigments, and chemical coatings. Primary users include paint manufacturers (industrial, automotive and marine paints), medical manufacturers, and producers of wear resistant epoxies. Applications include: Paint mixing and manufacturing. [See More]

  • Applications: Grinding / Ball Milling; Paint Mixing and Manufacturing, Pigment Manufacturing, Wear-resistant Epoxy Resins
  • Dimension A: 0.031 to 0.132
  • Type / Shape: Shaped Media; Balls / (Beads Spherical)
  • Grading System: Mesh
Boron Carbide
from Advanced Abrasives Corp.

Boron Carbide Powder. Boron carbide (B4C) with a Mohs hardness of 9.5 is second only to cubic boron nitride (cBN) and so makes an excellent lower cost alternative abrasive to cBN and diamond. Also, boron carbide is excellent for absorbing neutron radiation without forming long lived radionuclides... [See More]

  • Applications: Polishing and Lapping (Very Fine); Lapping
  • Grading System: FEPA - F
  • Type / Shape: Abrasive Grain / Grit; Crushed Grit
  • Material: Boron Carbide
Cubic Boron Nitride Powder -- cBNP
from Advanced Abrasives Corp.

cBNP is the clear winner when machining ferrous materials. It is second only to diamond in hardness. cBNP has a high thermal conductivity which makes it ideal for high temperature applications. [See More]

  • Applications: High Temperature
  • Grading System: Micron Graded
  • Type / Shape: Abrasive Grain / Grit; Crushed Grit
  • Material: CBN