Posted January 19, 2022

Weiler Abrasives offers new shipbuilding brochure for abrasives selection

Weiler Abrasives created a new Shipbuilding Solutions brochure available as a PDF download.

Shipbuilding SolutionsUnderstanding the challenges faced in the shipbuilding and repair industry, the company delivers the right abrasives and brushes to maximize productivity. Whether the goal is to eliminate cross-contamination in aluminum and stainless applications, remove weld smut or keep the worksite clean, this resource highlights the high-performance cutting, grinding, cleaning and coating products to get the job done right and done fast.

The Shipbuilding Solutions brochure provides easy-to-read charts for Weiler Abrasives Tiger® cutting and grinding wheels, which include a range of abrasive grains — from ceramic and zirconia alumina to aluminum and alumina oxide — to suit the application. The chart also offers recommendations for which abrasives to use on specific materials, details on performance characteristics, and available diameters and thicknesses. Similar charts are included for the company’s cones and plugs for hard-to-reach areas, and cups for larger metal removal. For grinding and finishing applications, there is information on resin fiber discs and flap discs. For coating and cleaning, Weiler Abrasives provides information on its various brushes. All charts in the brochure include part numbers for simplified ordering.

Weiler Abrasives has also added best practices for cleaning and grinding and details about its customer programs in the brochure. Customer programs include the Weiler Consumable Productivity Program to help facilities find cost savings and improve quality through a thorough abrasives evaluation, along with the Weiler SPOT Safety Program designed to promote safe and proper abrasives usage.

Download a copy of the Shipbuilding Solutions brochure at