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Sandpaper and Abrasives


Our sanding and abrasive products are second to none, and can be used for virtually any application.

Whether you are stripping or sanding wood, glass, rubber, drywall, metal or other surfaces, 3M has a product to make your home improvement job easier, faster and finished with professional results. 

Available at all major retail hardware stores.

Power Sanding Products

For large areas or those hard-to-reach corners, our power sanding products will do the job.

Our 2-inch sanding/finishing products will shape, sand, finish or polish a variety of surfaces. And for easier tasks, our 5-inch sanding system is an easy-to-use, drill-mounted pad, with press-on/peel-off adhesive-backed discs. With refills available in three grades, you'll always be prepared.

Sanding Blocks

Want to sand an item without sanding your fingers? For the most comfortable and effective use of sandpaper, wrap it round a 3M™ Sanding Block.

Synthetic Steel Wool

Use our synthetic steel wool, rinse it, and reuse it - it won't rust or splinter. 3M™ Synthetic steel wool is compatible with water-based strippers and finishers, and available in a variety of grades from fine to coarse - there's bound to be one that does the job for you.

Stripping Wheels and Pads

Want to strip old paint or rust? Try our paint and rust stripper wheels and pads. They remove paint and rust without clogging or overheating and won't rust or splinter. The flat surface paint and rust stripper is perfect for larger flat areas.

If unwanted varnish on shaped or contoured items is your problem, our paint and varnish removal wheels are what you need. Fit them to any power drill, and tackle curves and contours with fast and efficient ease.

Sanding Sponges

With our range of handy-shaped abrasive sponges and pads, you cut three times more than with conventional sanding sponges in the same amount of time. Usable and reusable, wet or dry, on wood, paint, plastic or plaster, our sponges are flexible and durable. We have the right sponge for every step of the sanding process.

Scotch-Brite™ Hand Pads
Scotch-Brite™ Hand Pads

Our 3M™ Scotch-Brite™ Hand Pads scour faster and last longer than other hand pads.

Sheet Abrasives

We offer high-performance sanding products to help you do the job, from premium paint removal to ordinary wood sanding.

Spray Adhesive

Choose from a comprehensive range of spray adhesives, for a variety of applications.

Sandpaper and Abrasives
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