New agencies give Advanced Grinding Supplies the ‘cutting-edge’
In addition to being a UK agent for several of the world’s leading cylindrical grinding machine manufacturers, Advanced Grinding Supplies Ltd has earned an excellent reputation for provide an all-embracing grinding related service by acting as a distributor for numerous high-quality grinding tooling and consumable companies.
Since being appointed as the exclusive agents in the UK and Ireland for both Meister Abrasives and Alfons Schmeier Abrasives in 2020, the busy Gloucester-based business has witnessed exceptional levels of sales of the two prestigious brands.
Meister Abrasives offers a broad range of abrasive solutions, from the very smallest bore grinding applications of 1.3 mm diameter up to surface grinding applications using 1,500 mm diameter tools, all to specific customer designs. CBN, DIA, conventional and Ceralox tools are used depending on the application.
Complementing Meister Abrasives’ offering, Schmeier Abrasives provides internal grinding wheels and fine grinding media made of CBN, diamond, silicon carbide and corundum in a ceramic bond, in conjunction with threaded and cylindrical shanks, plus grinding spindle extensions and dressing tools. Satisfying a wide range of uses, the company’s quality grinding tools are offered in sizes from 0.8 mm to 180 mm and are available in a wide variety of shapes.
Advanced Grinding Supplies director Peter Harding enthuses: “Advanced Grinding Supplies’ excellent reputation is founded on the first-class service we provide, our in-depth engineering knowledge and not least the high-quality and cost-effective nature of the products we supply. In addition to providing fist-class technical advice, our skilled staff have access to an unmatched range of grinding related products. Therefore, rather than recommend a ‘best-fit’, compromise product, we are able to provide ideal, cost-effect solutions to our customers needs.
“Further complementing our offering, we were delighted to be appointed as the sole agent for the technically superior Meister Abrasives and Alfons Schmeier Abrasives brands for the UK and Ireland. Many current users of Meister and Schmeier products are companies that we already supply tooling and consumables to, or are users of machines we are UK agents for, such as Studer. Our important new agency lines have proven to represent a perfect fit for our company, ensuring a seamless transition for existing customers and also allowing us to further expand our activities. These two globally renowned brands complete have completed our comprehensive abrasives offering and will continue to deliver a wide range of technical and cost benefits to our customers.”