Parts Drying & Absorption

There may be no better material on earth for the drying and absorption of water, oils and other contaminants from the surface of manufactured parts. Grit-O’Cobs products have the absorbency to be a very effective drying and de-oiling agent in a wide variety of applications and processes.

Grit-O’Cobs is also the perfect choice for polishing or deburring metal parts like eyeglass frames, nails, screws, washers, intricate parts or larger plastic mold items.

How Do I Know Which Product to Use?


Not sure which Grit-O’Cobs product is right for your drying and absorption needs?

The appropriate Grit-O’Cobs corncob drying and/or absorption media for your job should be selected based upon the parts in question. As a general guideline, the corncob media chosen should be larger than the smallest opening within or on the parts.



To help you make your decision, visit our products page or let a member of our customer service team help.

Features & Benefits

  • Grit-o’Cobs absorbs and eliminates moisture
  • Effective, fast-acting drying agent
  • Polishes and deburrs during the process
  • Virtually dust-free
  • Spent material can be used as absorbent
  • Environmentally friendly and biodegradable
  • No silica content



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