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Grinding Media

Research has found that the single most critical variable effecting process efficiency is the selection of proper grinding media. Despite this well-established fact, the vast majority of process equipment users sacrifice production yield and prematurely wear machinery by failing to appropriately select and cull their grinding media.

Grinding media comes in a multitude of sizes, shapes and materials, and proper selection is crucial to attaining the highest level of process efficiency. As the leading supplier of industrial process equipment, Patterson Process has vast experience helping our customers choose the specific grinding media needed to optimize any process application.

All Patterson Process grinding media is constructed of the highest quality materials and meets the closest tolerances to ensure maximum durability and minimum product contamination. Our grinding media comes in a wide variety of materials, including:

  • Carbon steel
  • Forged steel
  • Chrome
  • Stainless Steel
  • Tungsten
  • Alumina
  • Zirconia
  • Glass
  • Pebbles
  • Any many more


Patterson Process grinding media is available in a multitude of sizes and shapes including: balls, satellites, cylinders, beads, diagonals, and more. Please contact us to help you select the specific media you need to optimize your process application.