Raising a glass to metal finishing craft.

February 3, 2017 3M Canada

Man holding abrasive

It should come as no surprise that some metal finishers appreciate a good craft beer.

Both the metal worker and brewmaster proudly dedicate long days of trial and error and intense focus to creating the perfect formula.  Passion and consistency are the hallmarks that keep their customers coming back for more.

To honour their craft, Scotch-Brite™ Brand team invited a group of Canadian metal finishers to raise a glass at popular microbreweries in Montreal and Toronto.

Celebrating the metal finishing craft

The Scotch-Brite™ Abrasives Happy Hour events were created to celebrate the craft of metal finishing and polishing.

“People think it’s something simple to do and that anyone can do it, but it’s not – it takes a skill set,” said Daniel Nimijean, president of D.D.R Machining Inc. in Quebec, who attended the event at Brasseur de Montreal. “It takes someone who cares about the job, who cares about what they’re doing, to be able to make the products that we do.”

The Scotch-Brite™ Abrasives Happy Hour pays homage to this humble pride and passion. The special events featured brewery tours, and product demonstrations by the Scotch-Brite™ Abrasives Specialists – a team of dedicated metal finishing experts in the field.

Why metal finishers choose Scotch-Brite™ Abrasives

Metal finishers and polishers have trusted Scotch-Brite™ Abrasives since 1958.

“Scotch-Brite™ Abrasives is a vital asset to us,” says Maurice Smith, who has worked in the industry for more than three decades and attended the Toronto event at Mill Street Brewery. “My craft comes (into play) when the product is in a rough state and we have to bring it to an artful finish. With Scotch-Brite™ products, you know what you’re going to get.”

Scotch-Brite prizes

What were some fan favourites?

Stay up-to-date on Scotch-Brite™ Abrasives

Want to stay in the loop on the latest metal finishing and polishing news? Sign up to receive email updates from Scotch-Brite™ Abrasives.

 

About the Author

3M Canada

[enBio=Across the globe, 3M helps companies and individuals succeed every day. All while contributing to true global sustainable development through environmental protection, corporate and social responsibility and economic progress. We are applying our science to make a real impact in every person's life around the world.],[enJob=Science. Applied to Life.],[frBio=Chaque jour, 3M aide les entreprises et les gens à réussir. Tout cela en contribuant au développement durable réel par le biais de la protection de l'environnement, la responsabilité sociale en entreprise et le progrès économique. Nous appliquons notre science afin de faire une différence réel dans la vie de chaque personne dans le monde.],[frJob=]

Follow on Twitter Follow on Linkedin Visit Website More From 3M Canada
Previous Article
Tape vs. paint for industrial floor marking.
Tape vs. paint for industrial floor marking.

Many industrial and commercial facilities use paint for lane and floor marking. But vinyl floor tape can of...

Next Article
A legendary experience with 3M™ Cubitron™ II Abrasives.
A legendary experience with 3M™ Cubitron™ II Abrasives.

What happens when 3M™ Cubitron™ II Abrasives invites you to grind like a legend? Relive the experience with...