FAQ’s

Blast Equipment FAQs

What should I look for when evaluating equipment for purchase?

  • Media Versatility – Can the system handle both soft and hard abrasives?
  • Method Options – Can it perform dry, wet, AND slurry blasting methods?
  • Easy to Operate – If a clog occurs, how long will I be down?
  • Easy to Train – How long does it take to train someone so they can use the machine safely and efficiently?
  • Customer Service – What type of training is offered? What type of post-sale support can I expect?
  • Spare Parts – How many wear parts do I need to stock? How expensive are these?
  • Customization – How many equipment choices are offered? Will the manufacturer customize a system to suit my specific needs?

There are many equipment brands on the market today and it is hard to compare them side by side – any suggestions?

See below chart for a snapshot of the differences between several manufacturers: Manufacturer Comparison:

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