Norton was founded in 1885 in Worcester, Massachusetts, creating the first precision-made grinding wheel. Today, Norton mass-produces abrasives such as sandpaper, grinding wheels, sanding discs, grinding stones, belts, and coated abrasives. Coated abrasives include abrasive sponges, belts, discs,... Read More wheels, masking tapes, and sheets. Abrasive sponges are tear-resistant, waterproof, and reusable up to five times longer than sandpaper. Norton blue painter's tape removes cleanly from surfaces after up to 14 days and leaves no residue. Grinding wheels and cut-off wheels, such as Right Angle Gemini RightCut Grinder Reinforced Cut-Off Wheels, work with portable guarded right-angle grinders and feature an aluminum-oxide grain. Premium White Aluminum Oxide Bench and Pedestal Grinding Wheels deburr and sharpen tools and parts. These wheels accommodate many standard arbor sizes due to their nested bushings.
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