abrasive material

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Noun1.abrasive material - a substance that abrades or wears downabrasive material - a substance that abrades or wears down
material, stuff - the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"
carborundum - an abrasive composed of silicon carbide crystals
steel wool, wire wool - a mass of woven steel fibers used as an abrasive
emery cloth - cloth covered with powdered emery
emery paper, sandpaper - stiff paper coated with powdered emery or sand
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Babcock workers were shotblast cleaning a barge boat at the Fife military naval base on November 8 and 9 when the abrasive material used became airborne and hit nearby cars.
The Tomahawk System (patent pending) is a trenchless pipe rehab technology that uses an abrasive material in a high volume, low pressure airstream to clean pipes.
For gate and riser removal and grinding, there is no universal abrasive--that is, a single abrasive material cannot handle all grinding needs.
Tiny pieces of extremely hard, abrasive material were ejected to heights of more than nine kilometres and carried as far as Russia.
When abrasive material is transported through piping, either as pumped slurry or via pneumatic conveyance, the effect on the inner surface is devastating.
The disc is built with 40% more premium Zirconia abrasive material than standard discs from the PSF line.
The finer grained abrasive material (commonly used: garnet sand of different groups of sizes between 63 um and max.
The Z3 Ultimate flap disc is designed to provide 30% more abrasive material for more control of stock removal and improved finishing results.
Many buckets designed for use in the C&D industry are manufactured with extra wear plates to help them stand up to the demanding and often abrasive material, says Nichols.
The unit is designed for efficient transfer of abrasive material with high solids content.
to supply a plastic abrasive material and to recycle the used material.
A donkey stone was a rough block of abrasive material that was traditionally used to clean stone steps.