MEDIA: Grain / Sand / Shot

Blasting Abrasives

BCS stocks Aluminum Oxide and Silicon Carbide
in all grit and mesh sizes.

Grit Size Conversion Table

Grit Size Inches (average) Microns (average)
16 0.043 1092
20 0.037 940
24 0.027 686
30 0.022 559
36 0.019 483
46 0.014 356
54 0.012 305
54 0.010 254
60 0.008 203
80 0.0065 165
90 0.0057 145
100 0.0048 122
120 0.0040 102
150 0.0035 89
180 0.0030 76
220 0.0025 63
We stock shot in mild and stainless steel, conditioned, zinc cut wire, aluminum and ceramic blasting beads.
BCS stocks truckloads of Potter’s BALLOTINITM Glass Beads meeting all Mil spec and higher certifications.