05672097 is referenced by 113 patents and cites 143 patents.

An abrasive article is provided having a sheet-like structure having a major surface having deployed in fixed position thereon a plurality of abrasive three-dimensional abrasive composites, each of the composites comprising abrasive particles dispersed in a binder and having a precise shape defined by a distinct and discernible boundary which includes specific dimensions, wherein the precise shapes are not all identical. The invention also relates to a method of manufacturing such an abrasive article, involving, generally, the steps of:

Title
Abrasive article for finishing
Application Number
120300
Publication Number
5672097
Application Date
December 5, 1995
Publication Date
September 30, 1997
Inventor
Timothy L Hoopman
River Falls
WI, US
Agent
Paul W Busse
Walter N Kirn
Gary L Griswold
Assignee
Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company
MN, US
IPC
B24D 3/00
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