Get fast-cutting abrasive products for metal finishing & polishing with Travers' wide selection of coated abrasive rolls. Most grades have a light weight, durable cloth backing that offers good flexibility to conform to irregular surfaces or contours. Some rolls have a slightly stiffer backing appropriate for more coarse sanding applications. Just tear off a piece as needed. Aluminum oxide is a popular, general purpose choice because of its economical price, fast cut-rate and long life. Aluminum oxide abrasive can be used on ferrous and non-ferrous metals, wood, and plastic.