What You Need. When You Need It.
Abrasives Inc, the leader in coal slag, blast media and equipment sales, serves surface prep and coatings professionals from start to finish. Based in North Dakota, we deliver to customers in the United States, Canada and around the world.
One Call & We Take Care Of It All
Welcome to Abrasives Incorporated. Home of Black Magic® Coal Slag, and distributor of a full spectrum of effective blast media, top of the line coatings, efficient equipment, and parts. We work with our customers to align products and materials that do the best job in the shortest amount of time.
Blast Media & Equipment/Parts
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Users of Black Magic® blasting abrasive say it cleans faster, better and has less dust than other slag products. Find out for yourself.
When it comes to blasting, one product cannot do it all. Abrasives Inc. offers quality abrasives for any project.
From portable blast pots to custom designed blast rooms to wet blast systems and everything in between, we work hand in hand with our customers to put together the best equipment for the job.
Protect the most valuable assets on the job site with the safety equipment from gloves to respirators to gas monitors.
As an authorized Graco® distributor and service center, we carry a complete line of spray systems for all purposes, as well as parts.
Where you need it, when you need it.
It's simple: We get our product to you when it's needed. Using our own fleet and working in partnership with over 100 trucking companies, we get your blast media to you when you need it. What's more, Abrasives Inc. is located on the BNSF rail to provide service to all areas of the United States, Canada and Mexico. Railcars are readily available to ship Black Magic® wherever it's needed.
Abrasives Inc. News
Springtime means Free Stuff at Abrasives
Spring is here! Time to dust off your blasting respirators and get them ready for the upcoming season. If your existing respirators are looking like their best days are behind them. Or if it’s time for each of your blasters to have their own respirator during this...
Halloween Monster Hose Deal
Abrasives Incorporated is offering a Halloween Monster Blast Hose Deal! The more Abrasives Inc. Blast Hose you buy, the more you save. 10% off 3-5 rolls of 50ft of hose any size! 15% off 6-10 rolls of 50ft or 100ft of hose any size! 20% off 11 or more rolls of 50ft or...
Hot Tube? Cold Tube?
Climate Control for Blasting and Painting Operators Hot or cold, climate control is a major factor in surface prep jobs. Staying comfortable while you are blasting and painting can increase your efficiency, produce a better finish, and simply make your job a little...
We are Employee Owned (aka ESOP)
Why do you care if Abrasives an Employee Stock Owned Partnership (ESOP)? If you are a customer, you know that you are doing business with an employee-owner every time you deal with an ESOP. Someone that really cares about each customer individually and not just the...
Industry Impact from Rushed Regulations
The abrasive blasting and coal slag industries are closely monitored by our Federal regulation agencies. We believe in our employee safety and our customer safety, without them, we do not have a business. But sometimes regulations go to far, beyond what is even...
“I have plenty of air from my compressor”
Compressor air requirements for abrasive media blasting Or, “I have plenty of air from my compressor” One of the most often asked questions we get is how big of a nozzle can I use for my abrasive blasting? The discussion often goes like this: Customer: What size...
Thank a Truck Driver
Last month was the Roadcheck Inspection Week where for 72 hours the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance was doing truck inspections. It is a stressful week for truck drivers and trucking companies alike. We would like to say thanks to everyone who took part in it and...
What blast media is the best replacement for silica sand?
With all of the mandates currently in place, as well as the upcoming rule changes to silica based blast media, you may wonder where to turn for an inexpensive replacement for silica sand. Abrasives, Inc. is the manufacturer of what is widely thought of as the...
“Choosing Black Magic over the other brand?”
We thought you might like to see this. Often times we are asked questions like: “Why should we buy Black Magic over the other brand?” “Can’t you beat the pricing we get from the other guys?” Well, pictures can say a thousand words sometimes. Just look at these:...
Welcome to Abrasives Inc’s very first blog post. We are taking on this new venture (adventure?) to bring you a glimpse of our world. Our various writers, all employees of Abrasives, will bring their unique perspective to you through our website and social media...