Brown Aluminum Oxide Abrasive Media Overview
Brown aluminum oxide is probably the most popular abrasive blast media. Its overall characteristics combine to make it highly efficient and reusable. As a result, it is used for etching, paint removal, and preparing surfaces for re-coating. Additionally, its angular shape performs well when removing heavy foreign matter and quickly cutting stone. Next, it is angular in shape, hard and extremely fast cutting. Thus it can be reused several times before discarding. Finally, brown aluminum oxide is also available in a variety of sizes.
Also, we have a very detailed abrasive media page here. It describes many abrasive media properties to help you learn more about abrasive media. When you are ready to purchase, you can call or email us and we can assist. If you have any further questions we are ready to help you.
Brown Aluminum Oxide Blast Media For Sale
We offer the following grit sizes:
- 24 Grit
- 36 Grit
- 60 Grit
- 80 Grit
- 100 Grit
- 120 Grit
- 150 Grit
- 180 Grit
- 220 Grit
We offer our brown aluminum oxide blast media in 50 US pound boxes. When you are ready to order click the image. With just your shipping address we provide a quote on any size order.
Brown Aluminum Oxide Blast Media Safety
Throughout our site we use the term sandblasting or some variation. We use the word “sand” because it is a familiar term to our customers. However, the word sandblasting is as old as the industry itself, and refers to the sand used decades ago. Most importantly, there are many dangers with actual sand in blasting. Too many in fact to list. Above all, we advise against using ANY SAND in your cabinet or blasting process – ever. Read more about why we take this approach.
NEVER use silica sand or any silica based media in ANY blast cabinet. We offer a broad variety of abrasive blast media specific for your project. Exposure to this silica is known to causes severe and often fatal damage to lung tissue. Therefore, DO NOT ever use silica sand in abrasive blast equipment. Again, we simply DO NOT recommend using sand in a “sandblasting” cabinet – there are too many safer alternatives.
Brown Aluminum Oxide Media – Quick Summary
Perhaps the most popular abrasive media available today.
Extremely “sharp” and is a longer lasting blast abrasive
Always follow all recommended safety precautions and adhere to all warnings
Durable and recyclable many times (use dependent)