One particular of the most bold and profitable techniques of stripping your automobile off the old paint is by way of Soda Blasting. Soda Blasting is a method that uses sodium bicarbonate or baking soda applied to a surface employing compressed air.
Techniques earlier utilised for removing paint or unsightly material from a contaminated surface was to scrape, chip, sand it, use harsh chemicals or sand blast it. These approaches resulted in too considerably of operate and not a fine job. Now Soda Blasting has taken location of these approaches. Although soda blasting is similar to sand blasting, there is no harm accomplished to the substrate or atmosphere throughout or following use.
Soda Blasting is a process that can strip practically any surface in an efficient and protected manner. Soda Blasting can effortlessly get rid of carbon, grease, oils, gasket material, surface corrosion, paint and coatings from a selection of alloys, plastics and composites without having substrate harm or distortion. Soda Blasting leaves hard anodized coatings intact.
Soda Blasting is the most recent, greenest technologies to safely strip paint and/or clean almost any surface. The soda blasting machines use compressed air to deliver baking soda onto the surface to be cleaned. Equivalent in notion to sand blasting, soda blasting is significantly kinder and gentler to the underlying surface and the atmosphere. The process is gentle adequate to get rid of the coating without having harming the substrate. Practically any coating can be removed from most any surface. Soda Blasting Media is FDA approved, non-toxic, and contains no free of charge silica it is non-sparking, non-flammable, non-hazardous, and environmentally secure.
A Soda Blaster is a self contained system that involves a blast generator, higher stress compressed air, moisture decontamination method, blast hose, and a blast nozzle. The blast nozzle in Soda Blasting applications is not a common put on portion, as a result nozzles can be ceramic or metal, such as tungsten carbide.
The blasting material consists of formulated baking soda (chemical name being sodium bicarbonate) Blasting soda is an really fragile material that has micro-fragmentation on influence, literally exploding away surface materials with out damage to the substrate.
Eastwood’s Heavy Duty Transportable Soda Pressure Blaster can eliminate coatings of paint without having etching or warping the metal. This blaster is ideal for stripping fiberglass, steel and aluminum. It can strip an complete automobile in about eight-12 hours with 8-12 50 lb. boxes of soda.
Master Blaster from Eastwood is a twin blaster that permits you to switch amongst soda and abrasive in seconds or mix at an infinite ratio among the two medias. There is an exclusive mixing valve that enables on the fly mixing of a choice among two abrasives. This reduces the blasting time by half. Soda media can take away coatings on delicate substrates such as fiberglass, chrome, stainless, etc. By switching to abrasives rust, heavy scaling or numerous coatings can be blasted.