Grindign and polishing accessories

Grinding and polishing accessories

Having the right accessories brings your grinding and polishing work optimized efficiency and reliable results every time.

Struers offers a wide range of specimen holders for clamping of 3 or more mounted or unmounted specimens. All kinds of shapes of specimens can be clamped. For the preparation of single specimens, a wide range of specimen mover plates are available.

In our programme you will find light-weight aluminium specimen holders designed with a dual-clamping principle. One screw fastens two samples. This feature facilitates faster clamping and in most cases also increases the capacity of the specimen holder.

You will also find our levelling device for levelling of specimens in specimen holders 140, 160 and 200 mm dia as well as different types of storage cabinets for simple and safe storage of grinding discs and polishing cloths

Specimen holders

Specimen holders

Specimen holders for unmounted or mounted specimens of all shapes and sizes.

  • Holders available in 140, 160 and 200 mm dia.
  • Stainless steel or light-weight aluminium holders.
  • Dual clamping for increased capacity.
  • Up to 12 specimens can be clamped at a time.
  • Adjustable hole diameter provides increased flexibility.
  • Save valuable time by easy and fast clamping.

Specimen mover plates

Specimen mover plates

For the preparation of single specimens, a wide range of specimen mover plates are available.

  • Made from stainless steel
  • For 3-6 specimens
  • For Accustop and withhout holes

MD Disc with cone

MD-discs with cone

Magnetic preparation disc with cone.

  • Available in 200, 250, 300 mm dia.
  • With cone for easy replacement of the MD-Disc



Specimen holder for controlled manual grinding of individual metallographic specimens on SiC grinding paper.

AccuStop is available in two sizes: AccuStop 40 with a capacity up to 40 mm dia. and AccuStop 30 which can be used for specimens up to 30 mm dia.

In the standard form, AccuStop can be used for both cylindrical mounts and for quick fixation by a rubber ring of specimens mounted with a flange by means of Flangeform.

Accustop T


AccuStop-T is designed specifically for target preparation in the microelectronic industry.

The unique tilt feature of AccuStop-T allows several points in a specimen target plane to be reached at the same time, e.g. rows of solder balls and PCB vias.

The AccuStop-T specimen holder has the ability to tilt the sample +/- 2 degrees in any direction.



The AccuMeter Measuring Station was developed especially for use with AccuStop-T.

  • Provides easy measurement of the tilt angle and has a micrometer measuring range is 0-25 mm in steps of 10 µm.
  • Useful together with AccuStop 30.

Mould insert

TargetSystem - Mould Insert

Mould insert for use with ø40 mm mount cups, 50 pcs
Max specimen size 35 x 20 mm.

TargetSystem parallel holder

TargetSystem - Parallel holder

Adapter for parallel polishing (re-usable).
Max specimen size 23 x 23 mm.

TargetSystem sample chair

TargetSystem - Sample chair

Adapter for cross-sectioning (disposable).
Max specimen size 27 x 20,5 mm. 50 pcs.

Target grip

TargetSystem - Target Grip

TargetGrip is a tiltable specimen holder. It accommodates mounted samples up to 40 mm diameter. Adapters are provided for larger specimens, cross-sectioning and parallel polishing, as well as a 40 mm to 25 mm adapter, which also serves as SEM mount.



Levelling device for fixation of materialographic specimens in specimen holders. Uniforce provides the extreme sturdiness necessary for fast and accurate levelling.