Catalog : DEBURRING MEDIA : DURALUM® XA & XM

DURALUM® XA & XM

DURALUM® XA is the ideal tumbling nugget with its dense, solid structure, super-fine crystal size and carefully controlled chemistry (including titanium dioxide). DURALUM® XM is a 'coloring' abrasive. Its hardness, toughness and extremely fine crystalline structure make it one of the best products available for developing a lustrous, high-color burnish on all types of ferrous metals, brass and aluminum.

Specialty Abrasives

Composition

Lbs./Cu Ft.

Color

Description/Application

DURALUM® XA

145

Gray/Black

DURALUM® XA is the ideal tumbling nugget being dense, tough and free-cutting. A true micro-crystalline fused aluminum oxide abrasive, produced by a unique "chill cast" process, its solid structure, super-fine crystal size and carefully controlled chemistry (including titanium dioxide) make it strong and durable.

 

DURALUM® XM

140-150

Olive/Dark Brown

DURALUM® XM is a 'coloring' abrasive. It is a sintered ceramic tumbling nugget with exceptional properties. Its hardness, toughness and extremely fine crystalline structure make it one of the best products available for developing a lustrous, high-color burnish on all types of ferrous metals, brass and aluminum. Principally used in mass finishing burnishing applications, DURALUM® XM can also be used for light burr removal, radius formation, and is an effective driver for loose abrasives in cut and color operations. XM is an excellent substitute for steel media applications.

 

 

DURALUM® Stock Size Chart

SIZE
DURALUM® XA & XM
NORMAL SIZING
00
X
1-1/2" to 2"
0
X
1-1/8" to 1-1/2"
1
X
7/8" to 1-1/8"
1-1/2
X
11/16" to 7/8"
2
X
9/16" to 3/4"
2-1/2
X
  1/2" to 9/16"
3
X
3/8" to 1/2"
3-1/2
X
  5/16" to 3/8"
4
X
7/32" to 5/16"
5
X
3/16" to 1/4"
6
X
1/8" to 3/16"
8
X
3/32" to 1/8"
10 - 20
X
Normal Mesh Sizing
24 - 240
X
Normal Mesh Sizing
Shaded sizes are available in XA Only.