Abrasives Industry

Leading provider of processing systems and services in the abrasives industry.


Abrasive Material Processing Solutions

When it comes to production solutions for abrasive material processing, Preco Abrasives is the dominant market supplier. We handle it all, from wide-web processing of heavy grit abrasives through micro-polishing grits for glass or fiber-optic end connectors. Preco’s die cutting and laser cutting technology is your advanced abrasive processing solution, with either purpose-built equipment for installation at your facility or toll converting using our suite of in-house production equipment.

Abrasives Cutting Equipment

Preco offers equipment manufacturing solutions to cut a variety of abrasive discs, rolls or sheets.

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Abrasives Contract Manufacturing

Preco's contract manufacturing facility specializes in laser and die cutting abrasives, robotic stacking and packaging.

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Experts in the laser industry.

Preco has nearly 40 years of experience and dozens of laser-based abrasive cutting systems installed worldwide. When combined with the global installation base of our precision flat bed die presses, Preco is the most diverse and advanced supplier in the world to the coated abrasives market.

Laser and die cut abrasive discs and sheets

Preco stands alone as the largest global Contract Manufacturer supplying clean sanding abrasives discs to the industry. We look forward to partnering with you and solving future challenges.


  • Automotive
  • Metal Fabrication
  • Electronics
  • Photonics
  • Construction
  • General Industrial

Product Output Solutions

Preco has decades of experience with various abrasive material output options.

Abrasive Material Output Handling Loose Discs

Loose Discs

Abrasive Material Output Handling Disc Rolls

Disc Rolls

Abrasive Material Output Handling File Sheets

Sheet Rolls

Abrasive Material Output Handling Stick-on Discs

Kiss-Cut Discs

Disc cutting speed

Estimated throughput per laser power level.

6 in. Disc with Center Hole

Abrasive Disk No Holes Diagram

Discs Per Hour

Grit 1,000 W 2,000 W
P80 3,500 4,700
P150 5,000 6,000
P400 5,800 6,300

6 in. Disc with 15 Holes

Abrasive Disk 15 Holes Diagram

Discs Per Hour

Grit 1,000 W 2,000 W
P80 2,300 3,300
P150 3,700 4,500
P400 4,500 5,100

6 in. Disc with 7 Holes

Abrasive Disk 7 Holes Diagram

Discs Per Hour

Grit 1,000 W 2,000 W
P80 2,700 3,960
P150 4,300 5,100
P400 5,100 5,700

6 in. Multi-Hole Disc (100 – 400 holes)

Abrasive Multi-Hole Disk Diagram

Discs Per Hour

Grit 1,000 W 2,000 W
P80 900 – 1,200 1,400 – 1,800
P150 1,500 – 2,000 2,000 – 2,700
P400 2,000 – 2,700 2,300 – 3,100

Why Preco

Just some of the reasons to choose Preco over the other converters in the industry.

Largest Laser-Based Company

We have grown to be the largest laser-based company for contract manufacturing services and laser systems integration in North America. Our engineering and technical application staff is involved with the design, prototypes, pilot programs and customer development to provide a complete solution to customers. With Preco's laser knowledge we understand what laser type, power and wavelength is best suited for abrasives applications.

Innovative Patents

As the undisputed industry leader, our abrasives laser processing methods are uniquely patented techniques offered only by Preco. These patents are designed to provide our customers with the best possible processes, software and hardware to produce products with less waste and with higher productivity rates. In addition, these patents give our customers an exclusive advantage in laser cutting and perforating applications.

Vast Product Line

Preco's vast product line up of both laser and die cutting equipment and services allow our application specialists to recommend the best possible solution for your manufacturing process. Preco's flat bed and rotary die cutting systems convert abrasive materials, providing process-saving convenience while optimizing raw material usage. When single-machine solutions are available, Preco can design custom accessories for an individual project.

#1 in Service and Support

Preco Field Service Technicians have technical laser training as well as extensive factory training in the use of Preco laser equipment and OEM lasers. The technicians provide:

  • Emergency field support with an average response time of 24 hours or less
  • New equipment installation and start-up service
  • Comprehensive training for equipment operators and maintenance personnel

Contract Manufacturing

Preco's laser and die cutting contract manufacturing services can provide you with all of the resources needed to integrate abrasive cutting into your manufacturing stream. The extensive design, testing and manufacturing capabilities of Preco can help you answer today's challenges – enhancing product design, improving quality, lowering unit cost and shortening lead times.

Unbeatable Quality Methods

Due to Preco's 40+ years in the abrasives business, and our ISO Certifications, we have the processes and documentation structure in place to ensure your continued business success.

  • ISO 9001 and 13485 certified
  • Microscopic cross-section imaging


Reach out to a Preco sales representative directly to get your project started.

Die Cutting Equipment

913.541.0066 | Email

Laser Equipment & Contract Manufacturing

715.247.3285 | Email