• Zinc
  • Alloys
  • Nickel
  • Chromates
  • Phosphate
  • Aluminum
American Chemical & Equipment metal finishing Process & Equipment

Abrasive Media

We have a variety of abrasive media used for metal manufacturing industry. We specialize in producing specific materials i.e. SS-23 or SS-42 spherical stainless steel shot. This is manufactured to your specification. Other materials are in zinc, copper and carbon steel. Our unique manufacturing process provides superior consistency to any other manufacture.

Industries of focus are the spring, gear, flatware, heavy steel forgings and stamping industry. Our main product is either stainless steel or carbon steel cut wire (0.3mm-2.5mm Hv from 580-740) and other kinds of cut wire shot according to the standards DAEJ441 and AMS2431. Please let us know how we can save you money while providing superior quality.Technical Specifications

OLIVINE / Green Lightning

There are many sizes of Olivine or Green Lightning.
American Chemical & Equipment now supplies the highest quality Olivine available and it is free of Asbestos.

What is Olivine?Olivine, also known as Green Lightning, is a magnesium iron silicate. It is the industrial mineral with the highest magnesium content. Olivine is produced from Dunite rock and has a sandy structure. Olivine is used throughout the industry for many uses and offers a unique chemical profile, Color, and hardness.

Olivine UsesIts sub-angular shape insures constant sharp angles for fast striping of paints, rust and scale. Olivine has also been used as a mixture in water for high pressure cutting. Olivine is commonly used in the removal of graffiti, blastcleaning — especially for fa├žade cleaning and cleaning of stone and concrete surfaces in building renovation, etc. Olivine is also used in foundry sand, refractories, and welding electrodes.

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