05888119 is referenced by 25 patents and cites 59 patents.

A method for polishing a glass workpiece is provided that includes contacting the glass workpiece having an initial Ra with an abrasive article comprising a three-dimensional abrasive coating bonded to a backing, applying a liquid at an interface between the glass workpiece and the abrasive article; moving the glass workpiece and the abrasive article relative to one another; and reducing the initial Ra to a final Ra. The abrasive articles are capable of rapid removal of glass stock from a glass test blank and reducing the surface finish using an RPP test procedure.

Title
Method for providing a clear surface finish on glass
Application Number
8/813228
Publication Number
5888119
Application Date
March 7, 1997
Publication Date
March 30, 1999
Inventor
Robert G Visser
Afton
MN, US
David D Nguyen
Shakopee
MN, US
Todd J Christianson
Oakdale
MN, US
Agent
Paul W Busse
Gregory J Feulner
Assignee
Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company
MN, US
IPC
B24B 1/00
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