Sandblasting is a process that uses high-pressure air to remove difficult and stubborn debris from surfaces. It is a versatile tool that can be used to clean a variety of surfaces and is highly sought after in the industrial sectors. Also known as abrasive blasting, sandblasting is a process similar to sanding, however, the process "blasts" the particles of sand at a very high speed.
If you're wondering if sandblasting is safe to use on your professional equipment, rest assure it is. Sandblasting can attack a variety of materials, including metal, wood, glass, and concrete. As it can also remove scratches and casting marks, sandblasting can alter the condition of a metal's surface. If you're unsure about what can you sandblast, allow this article to guide you through.
What can you sandblast?
Some of the most common sandblasted items are cars, trucks, and other vehicles. Sandblasting can remove rust, paint, and grime from the surface of a vehicle, leaving it looking like new. It can also be used to remove graffiti from buildings, sidewalks, trains, and other surfaces.
Sandblasting can also restore the surface of machinery. With your equipment being constantly exposed to corrosive and natural elements, it can cause damage. Keep your machinery free from rust and corrosion with a sandblast treatment. At Revolution Paint & Panel, we have a modern and furnished sandblasting booth complete with BlastTec equipment.
Four of the most common materials that can be sandblasted include:
Seamlessly remove paint or other finishes from your metal machinery will a sandblaster. This is an effective method as grease, dust and other coatings are effectively removed from the surface.
Alternatively, sandblasting can be used to etch designs into glass or create a frosted effect. The highspeed steam creates a translucent surface on the glass. Designs vary with the type of sand used and the force behind it.
Have you ever wondered if paint can be removed from stone surfaces? Then you're at the right spot. Sandblasting is known to clean stone surfaces and remove paint, transforming the surface to look almost new. Without causing damage, it can also remove paint and lime staining from stone and brickwork.
Sandblasting can be used to remove paint or other finishes from plastic surfaces. This process uses high-pressure air to blast abrasive particles at the surface, which can strip away paint or other finishes.
At Revolution Paint & Panel, we offer a premium industrial sand blasting service and aim to deliver high quality results. Taking jobs big and small, our sandblasting services extend to:
- Scissor Lifts
- Structural Steel
- Industrial Machinery
- And trucks large and small!
Removing contaminants from machinery can be a difficult process that requires abrasive force. Hand over the difficult part to our team and let us do the hard work of keeping your machinery and equipment clean with our BlastTec equipment.
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