The Daily Grind is the ARC Abrasives, Inc. blog that showcases any news, case studies, and upcoming events for the company and consumers. Start by reading any of the posts below.

RPM Safety in the Abrasives Industry

When it comes to cutting, surface preparation, and blending, there are a few safety issues that need to be evaluated before an operator even starts an application. One of the glaring issues in the abrasives industry is using a product or tool with the incorrect RPM speed (Revolutions Per Minute).
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Bill Willoughby, Maintenance
Meet Bill Willoughby. He works assisting the maintenance team with machine repairs and building efficiency. Bill also goes beyond keeping ARC efficient by utilizing his wide range of knowledge, talents, and resources to improve operations throughout the company and decrease outsourced projects.
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Resin Fiber Discs: Abrasive Spotlight

Resin fiber discs are flat discs used for heavy grinding and weld removal. Resin fiber discs consist of a stiff fiberboard backing coated with single layers of resin and abrasive. ARC’s resin fiber discs have exceptional grinding aids for a more agile cut. This grinding aid helps performance and keeps the disc cool during grinding. The resin fiber discs have an arbor hole to allow them to be attached to a back-up pad for better usage.

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Case Study: Z-WEB Discs and Aerospace Fabrication

ARC Abrasives teamed up with an aerospace fabrication company to test the effectiveness of Z-WEB Quick-Loks to their current surface conditioning quick-change discs. For a more in-depth analysis, download the white paper to read about how ARC helped increase production and efficiency to further impact their bottom line.
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