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The Importance of Blast Cleaning

May 4, 2021 11:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Blast cleaning prepares steel surfaces during custom metal fabrication in Indiana. It works by using particles and compressed air to change the surface and prepare it for further treatment. Depending on the material, we may use sand, glass beads or metal shot and prepare a wet or dry sight. Here are six reasons why blast cleaning is essential: Better coating: Blast cleaning is the precursor to coating metal. Surfaces may develop mill scale, oxide layers and other conditions that leave grooves and nicks, reducing coating effectiveness. By removing blemishes, we can coat steel thoroughly and reduce its vulnerability to corrosion.... View Article