Fortune Metal Finishing

Plastic Abrasive

Plastic Abrasive

Synthetic plastic abrasive is an environmentally clean and efficient product for coating removal including dry stripping. It is ideal for removing paint from aluminum, fiberglass or hardwood surfaces. Easily removes paint without damage to underlying skin or substrate. This product is a great alternative to chemical stripping Common applications include:

Aircraft - Removal of paint from aluminum skin

Boat hulls -  Removal of paint from fiberglass, aluminum and hardwood;  also useful for bottom cleaning and barnacle removal.

Automotive – auto, truck, rail car, bus

Available in grades Premium, Standard or Mil Spec (MIL-P-85891)


 Common Sizes

US Standard Inches Microns
Sieve Max Min Max Min
8-12 0.0937 0.0661 2360 1700
12-16 0.0661 0.0469 1700 1180
12-20 0.0661 0.0331 1700 850
16-20 0.0469 0.0331 1180 850
20-30 0.0331 0.0234 850 600
20-40 0.0331 0.0165 850 425
30-40 0.0234 0.0165 600 425
40-60 0.0165 0.0098 425 250
60-80 0.0098 0.007 250 180