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Sharpen Your Edge With High-Performance Garnet Abrasives

Mined from the geologically superior garnet deposits of the Adirondack Mountains and select international sources, BARTON garnet abrasives are the finest in the world for waterjet cutting and surface preparation. With the widest selection of quality garnet and mineral abrasives in the industry, customers are backed by BARTON’s unsurpassed commitment to consistent quality grading, technical knowledge and impeccable customer service.


From coarse through fine, BARTON offers garnet abrasives for a wide range of surface preparation applications. Learn more.


Well-suited for a broad spectrum of waterjet cutting applications, BARTON waterjet abrasives deliver consistent cutting performance and value. Learn more.


Choose from our wide selection of parts and accessories for waterjet cutting equipment, including exclusive parts from BARTON and genuine OEM parts. Learn more.

Meet Our Team

Randy Rapple, President
Randy’s passion for minerals began with a degree in geology and has grown to leading our strategy for product development and market growth.

Vickie Berwaldt, Director of Sales Operations
Vickie connects customers to our products with the help of our outstanding client support team.

Sandy Babcock, Customer Service Representative
From the time Sandy puts her name on an order, she takes responsibility to see it through delivery.

Stephen Podnorszki, Product Manager Waterjet Parts
Stephen’s commitment to our customers is evident in how he works to troubleshoot machine issues and to find the parts needed to keep their waterjet running.

Delroy L. Ross, Director of Warehouse Operations
Delroy is passionate about working with his colleagues to maintain quality through safe handling and storage of BARTON abrasives.