Meet the newest technologies behind our industry-leading grinding and finishing abrasives.
Your precision grinding challenges require the hardest minerals and the tightest tolerances. Backed by a century of innovation and technical expertise, 3M abrasives for precision grinding and finishing deliver the custom solutions you need. Our advanced technologies can help you overcome the most complex process challenges – today and into the future.
If you want to spec-in the newest and best abrasives for your precision grinding operation, trust 3M. We’re always working to keep you on the cutting edge of your industry – whether you need a CBN wheel for ID grinding or a threaded wheel for gear grinding, we deliver the abrasives and expertise you need.
Reach new dimensions of ID grinding performance with a groundbreaking new technology from 3M Abrasives. By 3D printing CBN grinding wheels we can create custom precision-structured superabrasives with unique surface slots, integrated cooling holes, passages and channels.
3M Precision-Shaped Grain is the advanced technology behind our 3M™ Cubitron™ II products. Here’s how it works: Precision-Shaped Grain is designed with sharp, triangular structures that continuously fracture to form new, fresh cutting edges – rather than dulling like traditional abrasives.