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.

Bonded: Cut Off Wheel Safety

Most angle grinder and cut off wheel accidents occur due to product misuse or mishandling. That’s why it’s important to understand the safety and limitations of an abrasive and its tool.

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Case Study: Z-WEB Quick-Loks and Automotive Brakes

ARC Abrasives teamed up with a tire and auto shop to test the effectiveness of Z-WEB ™ quick-loks to their current surface conditioning quick-change discs. Our quick-lok products were tested on rust and corrosion build-up on a customers’ brake assembly. To learn more, download the white paper to read about how ARC helped increase production and efficiency to further impact their bottom line.

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Employee Spotlight: Rebecca Wellman & Michael Hayes

“Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” – Andrew Carnegie

Every employee spotlight, we highlight employees that help fill an important role at ARC. With shared interests and a common purpose, we recognize that results only come from an amazing team.
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PPE and the Abrasives Industry

ppe in the workplace

PPE performs as a very important function in the abrasives and manufacturing industry. Equipment must be worn in the workplace, preparing you for any risks and provides extra protection in the event of an occurring accident. It is necessary to speak about the importance of proper safety gear, due to the injuries that take place from poor training or disregarding procedures.
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PSA Discs: Product Highlight

PSA and Hook and Loop are fastening systems to allow cloth, paper and film abrasive discs to be quickly attached and removed from a backup pad. PSA discs are more common in the USA whilst Hook and Loop is popular in Europe and is becoming more popular in the USA.
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