NEW ARCHIVES


Following are news items previously covered on the main page of The Abrasives Mall. The latest additions are added to the top.
ISAAT 2010 PAPERS
Papers from 13th Conference of ISAAT available from AES. Link

LOWER PRICES
New competitive prices for Deburring and Edge Finishing Handbook and Hand Deburring textbooks. The best sources on deburring published!

THIN WHEELS FOR DEBURRING
New thin cotton bonded wheels from Rex Cut for deburring and cleaning News Release

MACHINING WITH ABRASIVE
Just published: What research says about new abrasive grains, dressing and truing, wheel safety, vitrified bonds and more. Nine chapters by leading experts. Details

TRAINING TEXTBOOK
Entry level textbook from training to use grinding wheels available from AES Details

PRINCIPLES OF GRINDING
Completely new book by preeminent scholar W. Brian Rowe on use of grinding wheels.Link

ECONOMICS OF BURRS
First-ever publication of estimating costs related to burrs and deburring. Useful for engineers as well as marketing managers. Link

ABRASIVES 101
For basic information about minerals used in grinding wheels, coated abrasives, and other products see the free online instructional pages from the Unified Abrasives Manufacturer's Association. Link

PRECISION MANUFACTURING
New book on machines and processes to make nanometer and submicron precision components in production quantities. Covers the limits and capabilities of machines and processes and includes overviews of CMP, diamond turning and other popular methods. Summarizes key issues and future prospects. Reveiw

HANDBOOK OF MACHINING WITH GRINDING WHEELS
Industrial Press's new book on abrasive methods continues as one of the best seller for grinding with conventional and superabrasives grinding wheels. Details

CARBIDE BURS FROM REX-CUT
Carbide packaged in metal storage boxes to fit into a machinist?s tool box. See press release from Rex-Cut Products

SUPERABRASIVE FORMULATOR OPENING
Prominent US maker of superabrasive wheels looking to fill manufacturing engineering position. Job Listing

COATED ABRASIVE EXECUTIVES
Leading international abrasive manufacturer seeks candidates for executive sales positions in Midwest and Southeast. See jobs listing

SPECIALTY ABRASIVES CATALOG
Rex Cut has a new catalog for specialty abrasive products. See Rex Cut press releases

CGW INTRODUCES CERAMIC DISC
Camel Grinding Wheel now has C3 ceramic quick change discs with ceramic grain and grinding aid. See News on CGW webpages

ECONOMICS OF BURRS
First ever publication of estimating costs related to burrs and deburring. Useful for engineers as well as marketing managers. Link

ABRASIVES INDUSTRY IN EUROPE AND NORTH AMERICA

Just Released, 6th Edition of an analysis of the abrasives industries in two of the world's largest markets. Details

CALL FOR PAPERS
Papers solicited for the 3rd International Conference on Ultraprecision and ELID-Grinding. Brochure ABRASIVES 101
For basic information about minerals used in grinding wheels, coated abrasives, and other products see the free online instructional pages from the Unified Abrasives Manufacturer's Association. Link

DUBLIN TRAINING COURSE
A High Intensity Grinding Course scheduled for 11-13 January 2010 in Dublin, Ireland hosted by Trinity College. Details

NEW ALUMINUM OXIDE WHEELS
Camel Grinding Wheel introduces a premium line of aluminum oxide depressed center wheels under its Ultra series See news release

GRIND AND BLEND KITS
Rex Cut now offers grinding kit for fast-cutting, blending and finishing welds on stainless steel See news release

EXECUTIVE OPENINGS
New positions for Manufacturing Engineer and Regional Sales Manager link

TYPE 27 WHEELS
Rex Cut offers cut-off wheels with thin profile to cut stainless steel. See Rex Cut Products press releases.

GOING GREEN
Abrasive Reshaping issues flyer promoting recycling of grinding wheels. View

ABRASIVES 101
For basic information about minerals used in grinding wheels, coated abrasives, and other products see the free online instructional pages from the Unified Abrasives Manufacturer's Association. Link

NEW LINE OF FLAP DISCS Camel Grinding Wheels has expanded itsí U.S.-manufactured Z3 flap disc line with the introduction of XXL and compact flap discs. See news releases links

Precision Surface Finsihing and Deburring Technology SURFACE FINISHING AND DEBURRING TECHNOLOGY
Reflecting the state-of-the-art in finishing and deburring, the 9th International Symposium on Precision Surface Finishing and Deburring Technology has over 60 papers. Listing on AES website includes table of contents and abstracts. Bound volume or separate papers available.Link

MACHINING INTERUPTED CUTS

MAX-TEK STC-400 enables machining of difficult interrupted cut components, such as centrifugal pump and compressor impellers Story

DEBURRING ART
New book reflects state of art in deburring technology Table of Contents
POWDER METALLURGY
The Powder Metallurgy Industry Worldwde 2007-2012, 3rd Edition is a new 450 page report with 100+ tables, details of 300+ companies, and projections for a technology worth $5 billion in North America. Website: www.powdermetallurgymarket.com

ENGINEERING CERAMICS STUDY
Engineering Ceramics in Europe and the USA: A Market and Strategic Study to the Year 2012 by John Briggs, Enceram explores the markets for structural, environmental and process application of engineering ceramics. Details

LAPPING AND POLISHING HANDBOOK
New Handbook of Lapping and Polishing available, includes sections on CMP processes as well as more conventional polishing/lapping methods. Applications and scientific background. Details

MASS FINISHING HANDBOOK
Mass Finishign Handbook First comprehensive book on mass finishing technology. Covers machines, media, compounds, processes variables, troubleshoting,and managment issues in a resource useful for training, professional development, process development and more. Details

2007 MARKET/TECHNOLOGY REPORT
The Abrasives Industry in Europe and North America: A Market/Technology Report published in January 2007. Brochure, table of contents and more at New Website .

FlUIDS BOOK 2nd Edition
2nd Edition of Metalworking fluids by Jerry Byers, Editor. Details

CARBO PLC FILES
Carborundum Abrasives Plc, Manchester UK seeks protection from creditors. Details from News Fax.
RADIAC ARTICLE
Radiac Abrasives is the subject of an article appearing in The Manufacturer.com Link
WHEEL CHANGER
Maegerle introduces tool changing system for up to 60 different tools. Link
TUBE CUTTERS
REX-CUT announces Alpha Green cut-off wheels with a thin profile for faster, cooler cut of stainless. link
KENNAMETAL BUYS EXTUDE HONE
Kennametal's purchase of Extrude Hone is now complete. For consumers,there's not muchchange. News from the Abrasive User's News Fax Info
INTELLIGENT GRINDING
Applied Grinding Technology is participant in NSF-ATP Program for precision grinding. More.
50th FOR DIAMOND SYNTHESIS
December 16, 2004 marks 50 years of successful synthesis of diamond. To celebrate the H. Tracy Hall Foundationa is planning a one-day symposium. Detailsavailable.
COOLANT CONSULTANT
Prominent Researcher starts consulting business Details
PLANT MANAGER
Abrasives manufacturer seeks plant manager Details
ADVANCES IN ABRASIVES TECHNOLOGY AVAILABLE
The sixth volume in the series for the meeting in Bristol University in November 2003. Notes
ADDED FEATURES
New subject listings for Superabrasives and Abrasive Powders. Recent News Releases from Mall subscribers.
DEBEERS SETTLES
DeBeers settles decades old criminal suit for price fixing. Ask of issue of Abrasive Users News Fax
TRIBOLOGY OF ABRASIVE MACHINING
New book from William Andrews is first to apply tribology principles to abrasive methods. Tribology is best way to improve precision and understand processes such as CMP says authors. . Book Notes
$7 MILLION FOR BEARINGS
News for superabrasive producers: $4 million of $7 million in new orders for Timken is earmarked for silicon nitride bearing. News release.
Tyrolit purchases Milacron grinding wheel divsion
Details available in issue of Abrasive User's News Fax Ask for a copy.
History of Grinding Research
E-book by E. Merchant traces major development of 20th century. Free download at AES website
1st EUROPEAN CONFERENCE
1st Conference on Grinding - English edition. Book highlighting European research and state-of-the-art grinding technologies.
ABRASIVE WATERJET
A new book on abrasive waterjet machining of engineered materials. Also serves as a good introductory text. Details
STILL AVAILABLE
the Abrasives Mall still has copies of Principles of Abrasive Processing. See our review for details of this landmark publication.
EUROPEAN ABRASIVE INDUSTRY
The 2003-4 Edition of the European Abrasives Directory is now available. The most compete and update directory available any where. Download a brochure with more information.
ABRASIVE BROKER
A huge inventory of surplus bonded and coated abrasives and more at Abrasive Brokers
SUPERABRASIVE RESOURCES
Finer Points magazine,the official journal of the Industrial Diamond Association of America, contains a 2004 Superabrasives Resource Directory in the Spring 2004 issue.. Website
History of Grinding Research
E-book by E. Merchant traces major development of 20th century. Free download at AES website
GRINDING AND NATURAL MATERIALS
New Book from Trans Tech on Machining of Natural Stone Materials Contains information on superabrasives used in saws and other products.
TECHNICAL PAPER
Download a technical paper on performance grinding from CNC Grind's weblink
MARKET ANYALSIS
A completely revised and expanded edition of the Abrasives Industry in Europe and North American. Details
TECH BRIEFS
Diamond Industrial Tools offers advice on selection and use of products in short technical bulletins.
CHICAGO RUBBER
Manufacturer of a variety of contact wheels and other accessories for coated abrasives belt grinders

2004 CALENDAR
A theme calendar on grinding and cutting tools; classic artwork, tips, etc. Available from Jeffrey Badger ...link
TECHNICAL PAPER
Download a technical paper on performance grinding from CNC Grind's weblink
ABRASIVE TAPES AND CORDS
A weblink to E.C. Mitchell maker of special products for grinding, deburring or finising or grove, slots, small holes and much more.

NEW OD GRINDERS
There's a new line of high performance bearing race OD grinders available from Service Network Inc, Worcester, MA. Click on "What's New" to see details.
WASHINGTON MILLS ELECTRO MINERALS
A new weblink to abrasive grain and electro minerals maker Washington Mills
ALUMINUM-OXY-NITRIDE GRAINS
Technical literature on Abral., the next generation aluminum oxide abrasive grain.
GE SUPERABRASIVES SOLD
General Electric Company sells GE Superabrasives to Littlejohn, Inc. Ask for Details
SPECIALTY GRINDING
Roll grinding and other services from a specialist in thermal spray technology. -- ASB Industries
MOLD FINISHING
A new link to   Mold Finishing.com , a resource for shops specializing in making molds and dies.
NEW HOME AND PRODUCTS
A new 30,000ft2home for Service Network Inc. manufacturers OD and ID grindings and rebuilder/service providerfor Heald Grinders. The SNI-200E is SNI's new OD grinder

CONSULTANT
Technical assistance with deburring,grinding,and finishing for primary metal and fabrication industries CGF Consultants
WHEEL BALANCERS
Schmitt Industries list a new SB-1700 Portable Balancer, a new Ring Balancer for high speed applications. The SB4500 Electronic Controller balances wheels to .02 microns.  Schmitt Industries .
COATED ABRASIVE CONSULTANTS
Service to Manufacturers of Coated Abrasives:OM International
GATOR DIAMOND PELLETS FOR LAPPING
New bond and diamond pellet wheels for lapping of sapphire and ceramics from GATOR DIAMOND See the article in the current issue of Ceramic Industry Magazine.
VSM's NEW COMPACTGRAIN
New grain clusters give 3 to 10 time life on coated abrasive discs and belts VSM Abrasives .
NEW BONDED VP
Saint Gobain announced that Benoit Bazin is their new Vice President of the Bonded Abrasives division.He will be responsible for the North American businesses that make products under trade names such as Norton, Carborundum, Universal and Winter.
WHEEL BALANCERS
Schmitt Industries joins the Abrasives Mall listing its new SB-1700 Portable Balancer, a new Ring Balancer for high speed applications and the SB4500 Electronic Controller, which takes balancing of grinding machines to a new level of .02 microns.Schmitt Industries .
FANDELI NOW ISO CERTIFIED
Fandeli International,making coated abrasives in Mexico since 1927 has received 9002:1994 certification for all Fandeli Facitilies. weblink
FLEXIBLE DIAMOND ABRASIVES
Eastwind Diamond Abrasives-- belts, discs, sheets, flexible wheels from a division of Eastwind Lapidary,Inc. Windsor, VT.
CLASSIC LITERATURE
The Abrasives Mall is the source for most books on grinding as a machining technology. That includes hard-to-find books such as Hahn and King's classic Handbook of Abrasives Technology, Kent Lewis' The Grinding Wheel, or Bellows' Low Stress Grinding . Want something specific? Send us an e-mail

MARKETING ON THE INTERNET
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