Cylindrical grinding

We are experts for cylindrical grinding

For high stock removal  for the roughing of welds or the removal of surface defects or for a workpiece to have a surface finish with defined roughness values: Abrasive solutions by VSM  always achieve perfect results in cylindrical grinding processes.

Benefit from VSM’s high-performing abrasives

  • Reduce set-up costs
    Self-sharpening abrasives enhance the service life of the tool considerably and reduce the number of tool changes
  • VSM quality abrasives always produce the very best grinding results for prime quality products
    Surfaces feature a consistent scratch pattern and guarantee reproducible results
  • Place your trust in VSM’s expertise in cylindrical grinding
    We are among the leading manufacturers of abrasives for cylindrical grinding applicationsiff
Further information

Find out more about grinding of tubes and bars on the following page:
Tubes and bars

You can find our application brochure at the following link:

VSM Cylindrical grinding brochure

Interested in reducing your production costs?

You are welcome to give us a call:
+44 1908 310207

For assistance by email, please contact:
sales@vsmabrasives.co.uk


Grinding of longitudinal tubes

The tear resistance of the belt joint is of utmost importance when it comes to levelling welds to suit the geometry of the workpiece. This is one worry you won’t have if you rely on VSM’s expertise.

XK885Y

  • VSM CERAMICS Plus with TOP SIZE
  • Extremely robust polyester backing for wet and dry grinding 
  • For maximum stock removal when grinding high-alloyed steels under high pressure

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ZK713X

  • VSM ZIRCONIA ALUMINA
  • For the machining of  tough workpiece surfaces
  • Aggressive cutting behaviour 
  • Extremely high stock removal

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Centerless grinding of tubes and bars

Consistent and reproducible roughness values across the entire prolonged service life is what VSM abrasives can deliver in centerless grinding.

KK790Y

  • VSM COMPACTGRAIN Plus
  • With a 40% longer service life 
  • Excellent wear properties ensure a uniform scratch pattern and consistent surface roughness
  • Extremely long service life

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CK918X

  • VSM COMPACTGRAIN
  • Reduces grinding costs thanks to fewer tool changes 
  • Consistent surface roughness across the entire prolonged service life 

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Cylindrical grinding of tubes and bars using hand-held machines

Our flexible backing materials with low extensibility but high strength adapt perfectly to the workpiece geometry during cylindrical grinding with powertools, thus achieving the required scratch pattern.

XK885T

  • VSM CERAMICS Plus with TOP SIZE
  • Semi-robust cloth backing provides the flexibility needed
  • VSM TOP SIZE reduces the temperature in the contact area

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KK772J

  • VSM COMPACTGRAIN
  • Flexible polyester backing
  • Reduces grinding costs thanks to fewer tool changes 
  • Consistent surface roughness across the entire prolonged service life 

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Cylindrical roller grinding

Flaws are ground particularly quickly and reliably in repair grinding of rolls thanks to our patented diamond abrasive DA930X. VSM COMPACTGRAIN achieves the requisite surface quality.

DA930X

  • VSM DIAMOND, coated with point-shaped abrasives
  • Strong aramid cloth backing
  • Extremely long service life
  • High stock removal with good temperature resistance
  • Suitable for wet and dry grinding
  • Patented Technology

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KK712X

  • VSM COMPACTGRAIN
  • Reduces grinding costs thanks to fewer tool changes 
  • Consistent surface roughness across the entire prolonged service life 

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Wire descaling

Optimum stock removal rates, defined surfaces and sturdy belt joints for wire grinding is what you can expect from VSM abrasives.

XK760X

  • VSM CERAMICS
  • For machining extremely hard surfaces
  • Aggressive cut
  • Extremely long service life

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KK718X

  • VSM COMPACTGRAIN
  • Very robust polyester backing 
  • Reduces grinding costs thanks to fewer tool changes 
  • Consistent surface roughness across the entire prolonged service life

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