Abrasive Belt Descriptions

3M:
307EA Trizact Aluminum Oxide structured on a JE weight flexible rayon/cloth backed resin bond. Features a grinding aid for cooler grinding. This belt leaves a very nice uniform finish. Available in grits 180 - 2000
577F Premium Alumina Zirconia with a polycut supersize on a Y weight polyester backed resin bond. The supersize helps prevent loading of soft gummy metals. Great for stainless and nickel alloys. Available in grits 24 - 120.
707E Cubitron on a JE weight flexible rayon/cloth backed resin bond. Features a grinding aid for cooler grinding. This belt is extremely flexible and great for inside radius work. Available in grits 80 - 220
777 Cubitron on a YF weight water resistant polyester/cloth backed resin bond. Features a grinding aid for cooler grinding. Available in grits 36 - 180.
963G Premium Cubitron on a XF weight water resistant polyester/cloth backed resin bond. Good on steel. Available in grits 24 - 120.
967F Cubitron and a new improved supersize grinding aid on a stiff Y weight polyester backed resin bond. Known throughout the industry as the Gold Belt. Excellent for heat sensitive alloys, titanium, stainless, nickel and cobalt alloys. This belt eats everything. For dry use only. Available in grits 24 - 80.
977F Premium Cubitron YF Weight water resistant polyester/cloth backed resin bond with grinding aid for cooler grinding. Great for Stainless. Available in grits 24 - 120.
CF An abrasive belt used for metal working: mill line removal, intermediate scratch refinement, consistent dimensioning, and consistent finishing applications. A macro-replicated abrasive product on a flexible X-Weight backing using premium aluminum oxide mineral and grinding aid, for dry use only. Great for satin finish. Nicknamed the GATOR.
HERMES:
RB346MJ Aluminum Oxide ceramic spiked J weight cotton cloth backed resin bond, extremely smooth joint. This belt is an excellent belt for platen or contact wheel grinding. Available in grits 100 - 800.
RB346MX Aluminum Oxide ceramic spiked X weight cotton cloth backed resin heat resistant bond. Excellent for wood and most handle materials. These belts have an overlap joint. Available in grits 36 - 80.
RB376TY Aluminum Oxide Waterproof Y weight polyester backed resin bond. Great belt for Aluminum foundries and head resurfacing. Available in grits 24 - 320.
RB375Y Silicon Carbide Waterproof Y weight polyester backing resin bond for cast iron head resurfacing. Available in grits 36 - 220.
RB406JF Aluminum Oxide J-Flex weight cotton cloth backed resin bond supersized. Our most flexible belt with our smoothest joint, excellent for slack belt grinding where workpiece conformity is essential. This is a tough long lasting belt. Available in grits 80 - 400.
RB545Y Silicon Carbide Waterproof Y weight synthetic cloth backing resin bond. For removing scaleon carbon and stainless steel. Available in grits 60 and 120.
KLINGSPOR:
LS309 Aluminum Oxide J or JF weight cotton backed resin bond. For use on all metals and hardwoods where belt conformability to the work piece is required. Available in grits 60 - 500.
CS310 Aluminum Oxide X or XF weight cloth backed resin bond. Suitable for all ferrous metals, hardwoods, leather, aluminum, brass, bronze, stainless steel and most alloys. Available in grits 24 - 600.
LS312 Aluminum Oxide JF weight cloth backed semi-open coat resin bonded with a special top coating to aid in cooling and to resist loading. Very flexible for severly contoured workpieces. Best suited for stainless steel and high alloy steels. Available in grits 80 - 400.
CS321 Silicon Carbide Waterproof X weight cloth backed resin bond for grinding or polishing of glass, non-ferrous metals, plastics, stone, marble, cast iron and titanium. Specially treated for use with water or water based coolants. Available in grits 50 - 800.
CS330 Silicon Carbide Cork Waterproof X weight cloth backed resin bond. Designed for wet finishing on all types of ferrous or non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 150 - 800.
KL361 Aluminum Oxide JF weight cloth backed resin bonded sheets for use on all metals or wood. Available in grits 30 - 600.
CS411 Alumina Zirconia X weight cloth backed resin bond for high pressure, heavy stock removal on all types of metal, especially stainless steel. Available in grits 24 - 120.
PS11 Silicon Carbide Waterproof A and C weight paper resin bonded sheets. Available in grits 60 - 2000.
NORTON:
R228X Metalite Aluminum Oxide X weight cotton backing resin bond, tough, durable. For general purpose. A premium belt at a great price. Available in grits 36 - 220. Coralglobal
R249 P-Graded heat treated Aluminum Oxide Waterproof X weight polyester backed resin bond. Weld removal and finishing ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 60 - 400.
U254 Norax Engineered Abrasive Aluminum Oxide flexible cotton backed resin bond, low pressure grinding, extremely flexible, cooler operating temperatures, longer life, superior and more consistent finishes, reduction in numver of sequence steps. To add to the performance advantage a surface powder grinding aid is incorporated into the belt which increases aggressiveness and decreases grinding temperature. Available in grits 80 - 3000.
R801 Norzon plus Zirconia Alumina Waterproof Y weight polyester backed resin bond with grinding aid for weld removal and finishing hard to grind materials. Available in grits 24 - 120.
R821Y Norzon Plus Zirconia Alumina Waterproof Y weight polyester backed resin bonded, medium to heavy stock removal, long belt life, excellent value. Available in grits 36 - 80.
R823X Norzon Plus Zirconia Alumina Waterproof X weight polyester backed resin bonded, medium to heavy stock removal, long belt life, excellent value. Available in grits 60 - 220.
R961Y Ceramic Alumina Waterproof with heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bonded. Quite possibly the best grinding belt on the market today. This belt is so awesome it has been nicknamed the Hogger by our customers, and is our most popular belt. Excellent for stainless steel and exotic alloys. Available in grits 36 - 60.
R981Y Ceramic Alumina Waterproof with heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bonded. Quite possibly the best grinding belt on the market today. This belt is so awesome it has been nicknamed the Hogger by our customers, and is our most popular belt. Excellent for stainless steel and exotic alloys. Available in grits 80 - 120.
R984 Ceramic Alumina Waterproof with heavy duty polyester backing resin bond. Excellent for stainless steel and exotic alloys. Available in grits 220.
  The following is a list of Abrasives offered through Norton's Coraglobal program which consist of premium Abrasives at an outstanding price. We stock some of these products, however most are order items. 2-3 days on most belts.
MX345 P-Graded Aluminum Oxide open coat X weight Polyester/cotton backed resin bond. For finishing wood and non-metallic materials. For edge and profile sanding. Available in grits 80 - 150. Coraglobal
KX375 Aluminum Oxide X weight cotton backed resin bond. Great general purpose belt. Available in grits 36 - 320. Coraglobal
KF376 P-Graded heat treated Aluminum Oxide with Ceramic coating J weight cotton backed resin bond. For use whenever flexibility and conformabililty are needed. Available in grits 60 - 600. Coraglobal
KX395 Aluminum Oxide open coat X weight cotton backed resin bond. For finishing wood and non-metallic materials. Available in grits 60 - 220. Coraglobal
SX395 P-Graded heat treated Aluminum Oxide Waterproof X weight polyester backed resin bond. For weld removal and finishing of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 60 - 400. Coraglobal
SY395 Heat treated Aluminum Oxide Waterproof heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bond. For weld removal and finishing of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 24 - 120. Coraglobal
KY685 Zirconia Alumina open coat Y weight cotton backed resin bond. For finishing wood and non-metallic materials. Available in grits 36 - 120. Coraglobal
SX695 Zirconia Alumina Waterproof X weight polyester backed resin bond. For weld removal and finishing of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 60 - 220. Coraglobal
SY695 Zirconia Alumina Waterproof heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bond. For weld removal and finishing of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 24 - 80. Coraglobal
KX875 Silicon Carbide X weight cotton backed resin bond. Great for general purpose sanding on non-ferrous materials. Available in grits 24 - 220. Coraglobal
SY965 Ceramic Alumina Waterporrf heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bond. For finishing exotic alloys. This is part of Nortons Coraglobal program that offers premium Abrasives at an outstanding price. Available in grits 36 - 120.
P55F P-Graded Aluminum Oxide F weight paper backing for metal working and wood working. Available in grits 80 - 220. Coraglobal
P55FOP P-Graded Aluminum Oxide open coat F weight paper backing with antistatic coating for wood and non-metallic materials. Available in grits 80 - 220. Coraglobal
ALL:
CS310 Aluminum Oxide X or XF weight cloth backed resin bond. Suitable for all ferrous metals, hardwoods, leather, aluminum, brass, bronze, stainless steel and most alloys. Available in grits 24 - 600.
LS309 Aluminum Oxide J or JF weight cotton backed resin bond. For use on all metals and hardwoods where belt conformability to the work piece is required. Available in grits 60 - 500.
CS321 Silicon Carbide Waterproof X weight cloth backed resin bond for grinding or polishing of glass, non-ferrous metals, plastics, stone, marble, cast iron and titanium. Specially treated for use with water or water based coolants. Available in grits 50 - 800.
CS330 Silicon Carbide Cork Waterproof X weight cloth backed resin bond. Designed for wet finishing on all types of ferrous or non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 150 - 800.
CS411 Alumina Zirconia X weight cloth backed resin bond for high pressure, heavy stock removal on all types of metal, especially stainless steel. Available in grits 24 - 120.
PS11 Silicon Carbide Waterproof A and C weight paper resin bonded sheets. Available in grits 60 - 2000.
KL361 Aluminum Oxide JF weight cloth backed resin bonded sheets for use on all metals or wood. Available in grits 30 - 600.
LS312 Aluminum Oxide JF weight cloth backed semi-open coat resin bonded with a special top coating to aid in cooling and to resist loading. Very flexible for severly contoured workpieces. Best suited for stainless steel and high alloy steels. Available in grits 80 - 400.
RB346MX Aluminum Oxide ceramic spiked X weight cotton cloth backed resin heat resistant bond. Excellent for wood and most handle materials. These belts have an overlap joint. Available in grits 36 - 80.
RB346MJ Aluminum Oxide ceramic spiked J weight cotton cloth backed resin bond, extremely smooth joint. This belt is an excellent belt for platen or contact wheel grinding. Available in grits 100 - 800.
RB406JF Aluminum Oxide J-Flex weight cotton cloth backed resin bond supersized. Our most flexible belt with our smoothest joint, excellent for slack belt grinding where workpiece conformity is essential. This is a tough long lasting belt. Available in grits 80 - 400.
R821Y Norzon Plus Zirconia Alumina Waterproof Y weight polyester backed resin bonded, medium to heavy stock removal, long belt life, excellent value. Available in grits 36 - 80.
R823X Norzon Plus Zirconia Alumina Waterproof X weight polyester backed resin bonded, medium to heavy stock removal, long belt life, excellent value. Available in grits 60 - 220.
R961Y Ceramic Alumina Waterproof with heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bonded. Quite possibly the best grinding belt on the market today. This belt is so awesome it has been nicknamed the Hogger by our customers, and is our most popular belt. Excellent for stainless steel and exotic alloys. Available in grits 36 - 60.
R981Y Ceramic Alumina Waterproof with heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bonded. Quite possibly the best grinding belt on the market today. This belt is so awesome it has been nicknamed the Hogger by our customers, and is our most popular belt. Excellent for stainless steel and exotic alloys. Available in grits 80 - 120.
U254 Norax Engineered Abrasive Aluminum Oxide flexible cotton backed resin bond, low pressure grinding, extremely flexible, cooler operating temperatures, longer life, superior and more consistent finishes, reduction in numver of sequence steps. To add to the performance advantage a surface powder grinding aid is incorporated into the belt which increases aggressiveness and decreases grinding temperature. Available in grits 80 - 3000.
R984 Ceramic Alumina Waterproof with heavy duty polyester backing resin bond. Excellent for stainless steel and exotic alloys. Available in grits 220.
RB484TY Alumina Zirconia Waterproof Y weight polyester backing resin bond. Good for use on Cast Iron or Aluminum. High pressure heavy stock removal wet or dry. Available in grits 24 - 120.
RB376TY Aluminum Oxide Waterproof Y weight polyester backed resin bond. Great belt for Aluminum foundries and head resurfacing. Available in grits 24 - 320.
RB375Y Silicon Carbide Waterproof Y weight polyester backing resin bond for cast iron head resurfacing. Available in grits 36 - 220.
RB545Y Silicon Carbide Waterproof Y weight synthetic cloth backing resin bond. For removing scaleon carbon and stainless steel. Available in grits 60 and 120.
R228X Metalite Aluminum Oxide X weight cotton backing resin bond, tough, durable. For general purpose. A premium belt at a great price. Available in grits 36 - 220. Coralglobal
SY965 Ceramic Alumina Waterporrf heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bond. For finishing exotic alloys. This is part of Nortons Coraglobal program that offers premium Abrasives at an outstanding price. Available in grits 36 - 120.
SY695 Zirconia Alumina Waterproof heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bond. For weld removal and finishing of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 24 - 80. Coraglobal
SX695 Zirconia Alumina Waterproof X weight polyester backed resin bond. For weld removal and finishing of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 60 - 220. Coraglobal
SY395 Heat treated Aluminum Oxide Waterproof heavy duty Y weight polyester backed resin bond. For weld removal and finishing of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 24 - 120. Coraglobal
SX395 P-Graded heat treated Aluminum Oxide Waterproof X weight polyester backed resin bond. For weld removal and finishing of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 60 - 400. Coraglobal
KX375 Aluminum Oxide X weight cotton backed resin bond. Great general purpose belt. Available in grits 36 - 320. Coraglobal
KY685 Zirconia Alumina open coat Y weight cotton backed resin bond. For finishing wood and non-metallic materials. Available in grits 36 - 120. Coraglobal
MX345 P-Graded Aluminum Oxide open coat X weight Polyester/cotton backed resin bond. For finishing wood and non-metallic materials. For edge and profile sanding. Available in grits 80 - 150. Coraglobal
KX395 Aluminum Oxide open coat X weight cotton backed resin bond. For finishing wood and non-metallic materials. Available in grits 60 - 220. Coraglobal
KX875 Silicon Carbide X weight cotton backed resin bond. Great for general purpose sanding on non-ferrous materials. Available in grits 24 - 220. Coraglobal
P55FOP P-Graded Aluminum Oxide open coat F weight paper backing with antistatic coating for wood and non-metallic materials. Available in grits 80 - 220. Coraglobal
P55F P-Graded Aluminum Oxide F weight paper backing for metal working and wood working. Available in grits 80 - 220. Coraglobal
KF376 P-Graded heat treated Aluminum Oxide with Ceramic coating J weight cotton backed resin bond. For use whenever flexibility and conformabililty are needed. Available in grits 60 - 600. Coraglobal
R801 Norzon plus Zirconia Alumina Waterproof Y weight polyester backed resin bond with grinding aid for weld removal and finishing hard to grind materials. Available in grits 24 - 120.
R249 P-Graded heat treated Aluminum Oxide Waterproof X weight polyester backed resin bond. Weld removal and finishing ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Available in grits 60 - 400.
967F Cubitron and a new improved supersize grinding aid on a stiff Y weight polyester backed resin bond. Known throughout the industry as the Gold Belt. Excellent for heat sensitive alloys, titanium, stainless, nickel and cobalt alloys. This belt eats everything. For dry use only. Available in grits 24 - 80.
577F Premium Alumina Zirconia with a polycut supersize on a Y weight polyester backed resin bond. The supersize helps prevent loading of soft gummy metals. Great for stainless and nickel alloys. Available in grits 24 - 120.
977F Premium Cubitron YF Weight water resistant polyester/cloth backed resin bond with grinding aid for cooler grinding. Great for Stainless. Available in grits 24 - 120.
963G Premium Cubitron on a XF weight water resistant polyester/cloth backed resin bond. Good on steel. Available in grits 24 - 120.
707E Cubitron on a JE weight flexible rayon/cloth backed resin bond. Features a grinding aid for cooler grinding. This belt is extremely flexible and great for inside radius work. Available in grits 80 - 240.
777 Cubitron on a YF weight water resistant polyester/cloth backed resin bond. Features a grinding aid for cooler grinding. Available in grits 36 - 180.
307EA Trizact Aluminum Oxide structured on a JE weight flexible rayon/cloth backed resin bond. Features a grinding aid for cooler grinding. This belt leaves a very nice uniform finish. Available in grits 180 - 2500.