Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups - View Single Post - Sandblasting
Thread: Sandblasting
View Single Post
post #3 of (permalink) Old 02-11-2004, 07:44 AM
Jim_Lou
Moderator
 
Jim_Lou's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Belleville, Illinois
Posts: 11,487
Thanks: 15
Thanked 22 Times in 17 Posts
         
Re: Sandblasting

You want to use the least aggressive media that will work, and that will depend on the type and condition of the paint. If you can find a supplier of 'metal finishing' products, get samples of several media and try them out.

But are you sure you want to blast? The bounce-back and overspray can damage anything in the area that isn't well masked. Plus the dust gets everywhere, and is probably loaded with toxic nasties. I'd try chemical paint strippers first.
Jim_Lou is offline  
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome