Steel Grit

Steel Grit

Steel Grit


We offer an assortment of sizes in our cast steel grit, which is manufactured to SAE J444, J1993 specification and is available in size ranges from G14 to G120. Steel Grit is characterized by its angular shape resulting in deeper anchor blast patterns in aggressive blast applications, while also offering recyclability. Common steel grit applications include pipe coating, epoxy coating prep, structural steel, and bridge blasting.

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Steel Grit Blasting Media

  • Grit is also available in custom pre-blended Work Mixes of any size and ratio offering the proper operating mix right out of the drum.
  • Packaging: 1500 – 1700# Drums (depending on size) – 50# Bags – Super Sacks


Comprehensive List of Steel Grit Applications

  • Bridge Blasting
  • Pipe Coating
  • Epoxy Coating Preparation
  • Flashing Removal
  • Structural Steel
  • Iron and Steel Foundries
  • Forging Industry
  • High Detail Parts
  • Rail Car Reconditioning
  • Ship Building

Hardness Ranges

(S) Standard 40-48 HRC

Safe for use in Centrifugal wheel machines – excellent choice for surface preparation.

(M) Medium 47-56 HRC

More aggressive than standard: suitable in air blast & wheel blast applications.

(L) Hard 54-61 HRC

Provides a proper balance of cleaning, speed, & durability

(H) X-Hard 60 + HRC

Most aggressive media, Full hard for fast cleaning & heavy scale removal & stone cutting-no rounding

Finishing Systems Is a Total Steel Shot and Steel Grit Solutions Provider

Finishing Systems is a York, PA-based company that has been helping industrial operations of all types and sizes meet their unique manufacturing challenges for many decades. We’ve been in business since 1972 – our extensive experience has helped us become a widely recognized leader in the metal finishing industry. Our product lineup has grown to include a huge assortment of steel shot blasting equipment such as wheel and air blasting systems, along with a large inventory of parts and accessories.

Finishing Systems also offers a number of value-added steel shot and steel grit blasting services. You can trust our expertise to help you design and implement the best steel grit and steel shot blasting equipment solution for your production needs and budget requirements. We can also install your equipment and provide timely repair and maintenance service to keep it in peak operating condition. What’s more, we can recommend effective process improvement steps so you can maximize your productivity and keep your costs under control.

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Contact Finishing Systems today to learn more about our steel shot and steel grit blasting products and services. We can also provide a no-obligation quote.

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