Glass beads also known as glass microbeads are one of the most popular and pure, mineral, non-metallic abrasives. Dust generated in abrasive blasting is free of respirable crystalline silica (SiO2) and does not cause a hazard to workers and the environment. Glass beads are reusable abrasive. As a filler glass beads lower the shrinkage of coatings while drying, improve their smoothness, flow properties and wetability. Glass beads have also decorative values.
Full range of grain-size , other grades are available on request
Packaging: 25 kg bags, 1000 kg bulk bags.
Glass beads are used in compressed air dry- and wet-blasting applications., produce a much smoother and brighter satin finish, polishing, deburring and uniforming the surface of steel, stainless steel, non-ferrous metals, aluminium, stone. Glass beads are used for shot peening - improving the stress-resistance of metal products. Glass beads are also used as a filler in chemical and construction branch and for road marking as high reflective microbeads.
Grains above 1 mm – available on request