A coating is only as good as the preparation of the underlying surface
MegaBlast, our many years of experience as a professional wet abrasive blaster, choosing the right abrasive is key to achieving a coating application that lasts. We can assist you with all your material surface preparation needs. Effectively blast away old paint and coatings, or preparation of new projects, desired surface requirements.
Our facility is capable of handling various size projects up to 24’ x 15’ x 12’
If your not sure of the required surface you need, call us, use our years of experience.
Sandblasting abrasive material types
Made from 100% recycled glass, this abrasive creates a sharp profile and is useful in removing a variety of coatings. It produces a whiter, cleaner finish than slags and mineral sands. Crushed glass is the abrasive of choice for preparing concrete.
Mesh sizes: 30-400 | Hardness: 5.5-7 MOHS | Density: 2.5 SG | Shape: Angular |
Glass beads are used for general cleaning, peening and cosmetic finishing of sensitive metal surfaces; removing automotive paint; brightening grout and removing fungus and calcium deposits from tile; polishing cast iron, stainless steel, aluminium, propellers and turbine blades.
Mesh sizes: 30-325 | Hardness: 5.5-6 MOHS | Density: 2.5 SG | Shape: Rounded |
Highly aggressive abrasive. Ideal for applications where tough contamination is encountered and surface removal of .0005″ to .08″ is acceptable. Resulting finish is ideal for painting, plating and coating.
Grit sizes range from #12 (coarse) to #240 (fine).