Having Trouble Grinding Aluminum??

September 11, 2014

Fabricators of aluminum are continuously frustrated by the inability to reduce loading during aggressive grinding applications. Due to the softer structure of aluminum, the functional working surface of most abrasives quickly becomes overloaded creating excessive heat & the premature wearing of an abrasive product. We've all tried whatever we could to reduce loading including beeswax, grease sticks, messy lubricants & what one of my customers of 15 years swears by..."just send it out to another shop." We are now very excited to offer a full line of performance coated Resin Fiber Sanding Discs for Aluminum. These performance coated products offer exceptional cut rate & an ability to reduce loading & control heat during grinding. The integrated material enhancement realizes the...

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Make Stainless Painless??

August 21, 2014

Everyone knows how tough it is to grind stainless steel as it has the ability to burn through your abrasive cabinet along with your wallet. Trying to improve wheel life, manufacturers often design a wheel that is too hard. The problem with this is that it sacrifices grinding speed. As we all know time is money, the more time you spend grinding the less money you make. The key is to find a wheel that combines both life & grinding speed, something that is easier said than done. We believe we found a wheel that does just this, at a price that won't break the bank. Check out the new "Depressed Center Grinding Wheels for Stainless Steel." These zirconia grinding...

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Thanks for the great response!!!

July 18, 2014

Even though we have been in business for over 23 years our website is but a mere baby. Since launching our site just a few months ago we have been overwhelmed with the response. Along with the many new customers that we are so pleased to have found us, we have received a tremendous number of requests for new products to be put on our site. Although people are always searching for new & innovative products, there are a lot of requests for some of the old staples that we have carried since day one. One product that we get asked for over & over again are 9" x 11" sanding sheets. So please check out our full line of...

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Welcome to A Cut Above

June 25, 2013

Welcome to A Cut Above Distributing Co.!!! For over 23 years our customers have looked to us for the ideal mix of high quality and low prices on all of their cutting, grinding and finishing products. Abrasives are our specialty, so check our blog often for exciting new products, insightful technical advice and any special promotions that we might be offering.  Our customers have always counted on us to help with any problems they might be having. Feel free to do the same, who knows......maybe you'll even make our next blog!!!  

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