Bead Blasting Solutions for 
Manufacturing Industry  

Using high quality wet bead blasting machines and abrasive media we can develop a finishing process for components made of a wide range of materials, with different shapes and sizes. Working with manufacturers from a wide range of industries has allowed us to constantly improve the process efficiency and to offer our customers cost-effective and repeatable solutions.
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Bead Blasting Applications

For Manufacturing Industry

Bead blasting in the manufacturing industry offers a versatile array of finishing applications, catering to a wide range of materials and components. Some key finishing applications achieved with wet blasting include:

Cleaning and Degreasing

Removes effectively contaminants, oils, and residues from manufacturing components, ensuring a clean and pristine surface for further processing or assembly.

Surface Finish Before Coating

Provides an ideal surface preparation for coatings such as paint, powder coating, or plating. It enhances adhesion, extends coating lifespan, and contributes to improved corrosion resistance.

Deburring and Deflashing

Wet bead blasting is highly effective in removing burrs, sharp edges, and flash from metal, plastic, or composite components, resulting in smoother surfaces and enhanced safety.

Rust and Corrosion Removal

Removes rust and corrosion from metal components, rejuvenating surfaces and extending the lifespan of machinery and equipment.

Scale Removal

Cleans scales formed during heat treatment processes, ensuring a clean and uniform surface on metal components.

Surface Finishing

Wet blasting is used for shot peening, a process that imparts compressive stress on the surface of metal components to improve fatigue resistance and enhance mechanical properties.

Precision Cleaning of Complex Parts

It is suitable for cleaning intricate or complex components, including those with intricate geometries, ensuring thorough and uniform cleaning in hard-to-reach areas.

Mold Cleaning

In plastic and rubber manufacturing, wet blasting efficiently cleans molds, removing residues, release agents, and contaminants, ensuring consistent product quality.

Electronic Component Cleaning

Wet bead blasting is utilised for cleaning delicate electronic components, removing flux residues, soldering residues, and contaminants without causing damage.

Wet Bead Blasting Benefits 
 For Manufacturing Industry

 

  • One of the primary advantages lies in its exceptional cleaning capabilities, effectively removing contaminants, oils, and residues from diverse materials. This not only ensures a pristine starting point for further manufacturing steps but also enhances the longevity and performance of machinery and components by preventing corrosion and rust.
  • Wet bead blasting’s ability to provide precise and controlled material removal is crucial for tasks such as deburring and deflashing, contributing to the creation of smooth, safe, and well-finished products.
  • Furthermore, the process excels in surface preparation for coatings, promoting superior adhesion and corrosion resistance.
  • With applications ranging from selective material removal to intricate part cleaning, wet blasting proves to be an invaluable tool, embodying efficiency, quality, and adaptability in the dynamic landscape of manufacturing.
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