About Us

Having served the UK’s abrasives needs for over 50 years, Master Abrasives has built a reputation for providing high quality products and professional service under the MASTER® brand. Our strategy for business development within the British market is based on four distinct business units:

  • Master Precision Abrasives (MPA)
  • Master Surface Finishing (MSF)
  • Master Tool Services (MTS)
  • Master Grinding Machines (MGM)

Master Precision Abrasives

This unit of our product portfolio is based around products that are used in high-precision applications, including:

  • Conventional vitrified and resin bonded wheels and stones
  • Coolant nozzles
  • Dressing systems
  • Dressing tools
  • Grinding quills
  • Superabrasive products in vitrified, resin, metal and electroplated bonds

It includes our own MASTER branded products as well as those manufactured by our partners.

Master Surface Finishing

Our surface finishing products encompass a range of finishing media from deburring and blending to finishing and polishing.  Products include MASTER mounted points, Masterflex cotton fibre laminated abrasives, rubber/resin products, polyurethane wheels along with a broad portfolio of products from our partners.

We also have an established and increasing reputation for a high quality and fast service in conversion of a full range of coated abrasive belts both in narrow and wide form.  Having belt conversion experience since 1980 we are able to provide a broad range of product in various joints at a lead time to suit the expectations of the market.

Master Tool Services

Our tool services department incorporates a comprehensive service for the pneumatic and electric tool industry.  This includes sale, service and repair of tools and preventative maintenance programmes aimed at assisting employers in managing the 2005 Hand-Arm Vibration legislation protecting users of rotary tools from vibration injuries. 

We are proud to offer and be associated with the highest quality brands of tools. For further information on our offering, please visit our separate tool services website: www.master-toolservices.co.uk.

Master Grinding Machines

Our "solutions for industry" for precision grinding applications includes a range of precision grinding machines such as hydraulic and CNC Cylindrical OD, ID & Centreless grinding machines by Micromatic Grinding Technologies.

With extensive experience in precision abrasives, we have a deep understanding of not only the machine tool but the application itself. Our aim is to provide solutions for every aspect of the grinding process, whether it's the grinding wheel, dresser, coolant delivery system or the machine.


Working under the International Quality Management System, ISO 9001, we continue to set the high standards that others strive for.  Through the supply of abrasive products designed for highly precise application or finishing process, and tool services that set new standards in the industry, the Master name stands for quality, the same now as it has done for more than four decades.