Norton | Saint-Gobain
One New Bond St.
PO Box 15008
Worcester, MA 01615-0008 US
Lasts 50% to 200% longer on mild and carbon steel, stainless, cobalt, chrome, inconel and titanium Cuts 20% faster than the current generation of SG grain Cuts cooler Lowers total grinding cost
Vortex technology optimizes the abrasive distribution, and the wheel’s porosity distribution which allows for significantly improved material removal rates and longer wheel life. The advanced formula Vortex technology was developed by Saint-Gobain Abrasive R&D. Vortex technology combines a new abrasive grain and an innovative manufacturing process that allows the manufacturing of soft but strong permeable grinding wheels.
Grinding Wheels Increase Metal Removal Rates
Norton Abrasives offers its Gemini XXL aluminum oxide depressed-center grinding wheels for improved performance and increased metal removal rates on hard-grade carbon steel applications, weld repairs, flashing and jobs requiring a quick turnaround.
Grinding it Out at Sochi and Beyond
Continuing its relationship with the USA Luge team, Norton Abrasives’ sponsorship has been extended through the 2018 Olympics.
Vitrium3 Abrasive Bond Technology Offers Versatility
Norton Abrasives has developed and launched Norton Vitrium3, bonded abrasives products engineered for maximum performance and cost savings in precision grinding, the company says.
Quantum X Creepfeed Grinding Wheels Provide Free-Cutting Capability
Norton Quantum X creepfeed wheels feature three technologies for free-cutting.
Cutoff Wheels In New Sizes
NorZon Plus RightCut wheels are available in 4 1/2" through 6" diameters in Type 01 straight and Type 27 depressed center shapes for right-angle grinders. The company says field tests prove that these NorZon Plus wheels perform 40 to 100 percent better than high-performance wheels with similar grain types and as much as10 times better than wheels made with aluminum oxide. Improved performance was found across all grinding jobs--from gray iron to exotic alloys and stainless steel.