TruAbrasives are carefully sourced and processed. Strict, custom-designed specifications allow for a high-quality, high-performing, crushed glass abrasive
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As the largest recycler of glass in North America, Strategic Materials has better access to glass supply than any other glass abrasive or other abrasive manufacturer.
When you work with Strategic Materials, you also benefit from our nationwide network that brings high quality materials closer to you. Our products have been approved by the California Environmental Protection Agency Air Resources Board & has received QPL Mil-Spec Approval.
Please use the guide below for PSI recommendations. Please note, some of these PSI will vary depending on the coating, rust or substrate thickness. We recommend you start with the lowest recommended PSI and adjust accordingly.
PSI Recomendation By Application for TruAbrasives 40/70 Grade:
|Wood siding, Log Cabins||70-80|
|Lawn Furniture||20-100 (start low)|
|Strip Removal Blacktop||40-60|
|Pools, Pool Tile, Pool Decks||40-70|
|Brick Pavers, Steps||40-80|
PSI Recommendation by Application for TruAbrasives 20/40 Grade:
|Aluminum, Epoxy, Powercoats||30-50|
|Brass, Copper, Fleet Trucks||30-50|
Our products have been used in a variety of applications. A few examples are shown below. To learn more, simply click on the title.
Restoration work was done on the bridge’s concrete and masonry to remove carbon deposits and graffiti. New York City Department of Transportation certified glass abrasives for use in wet blasting concrete on the bridge. TruAbrasives work well in wet or dry blasting applications.
TruAbrasives were used to blast the outside seams and concrete base supports of tanks. Our clean glass abrasives replaced coal slag on this project.