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Surface Preparation and Blasting Media

Product Description Packaging Grade Sizes
Silica Sand Produced from high purity industrial quartz, this washed and dried silica sand has a uniform grain shape and particle size is perfect for any surface preparation application. • Bulk Truckload
• Pneumatic Truckload
• Bulk Bags
• 50 lbs Bags*
4095, 4075, 4060, 4045, 4020, 5020, 5010
JetmagJetmag A synthetic olive sand, Jetmag is an abrasive containing under 1.0% free silica and no heavy metals. It cuts hard and fast, preparing surfaces that are full of rust and paint as well as removing mill scale off new steel. Pipeline approved. • Bulk Truckload
• 3,040 lbs Bags
• 55 lbs Bags*
16/60, 30/60, 32-B4, 35/70 and 60-B2
Enviro-Grit 100% Crystalline Silica-free and Canadian made recycled glass. Enviro-Grit is environmentally safe, economical and provides superior cutting power for removing rust and most coatings. Enviro-Grit abrasive is ideal for use in conditions where using silica-based abrasives is not acceptable. Pipeline approved. • Bulk Bags
• 50 lbs Bags*
• 3,500 lbs Bags
10/30, 12/50, 20/50, 30/60, 50/100, and 100/200
Blastglass Crushed glass abrasive especially suited for preparing a variety of surfaces for painting. Excellent for blasting thick, rubbery elastomeric coatings. It is particularly recommended where the health and safety of workers and environmental concerns are critical issues. Pipeline approved. • Bulk Bags
• 50 lbs Bags*
• 3,000 lbs Bags
10/20 (Extra Coarse), 15/35 (Coarse), 30/70 (Medium), 60/100 (Fine), 52/250 (Extra Fine) and 80 (Powder)
Black Diamond (Black Magnum) Hard angular coal slag particles that enhance cutting and speed. Low free silica content, low dusting and consistent uniform weight, Black Diamond/Magnum is the right choice for many uses. Pipeline approved. • Pneumatic Truckload
• Bulk Bags
• 50 lbs Bags*
• 3,000 lbs Bags
12/40 (Coarse), 20-40 (Medium), Trig Blend [(25% – 20/40) + (75% – 30/60)] and 40/80 (Extra Fine)
Green Diamond This nickel slag is more than suitable for any blasting procedures on metal surfaces. The shape of its particles makes it ideal for the efficient removal of mill scale, rust or existing coatings. Leaves surfaces clean. Available in many sizes and custom blends. Pipeline approved. • Bulk Bags
• 50 lbs Bags*
16/36 (Coarse), 16/50 (Medium), 20/50 (Fine) and 30/60 (Extra Fine)
IOGS Garnet (Blasting) Used for blast cleaning heavy industrial equipment, oil pipes and tanks. Extremely hard, re-useable up to 5 times and low dust blasting alternative. Grades available for blasting aluminum and stainless steel. • 55 lbs Bags* 12/25, 20/40, 20/60 and 30/60
IOGS Garnet
(Water Jet)
Alluvial Garnet of Indian origin has a precise size and is a low dust alternative effective in cutting stainless steel, titanium, alloys, granites and various glasses. • 55 lbs Bags* 80 and 100 mesh (Industrial Standard), 60 and 50 mesh (High Speed), 120 mesh (Super Fine)
Starblast® Starblast® and Starblast® XL are staurolite abrasives used in steel fabrication and bridge maintenance to remove rust, mill scale and weathered coatings. Starblast® is guaranteed to conatain <5% free silica and is typically <3% while Starblast® XL contains <1% free silica. This product is the market leader for mill scale removal and is recyclable on average ~2.5 times. • Bulk Truckload
• Bulk Bag
• 50 lbs Bags*
Standardized Sizing
K2 Strip K2 Strip is an odourless, non-volatile, specially produced and sized potassium sulphate crystal. It is soft, environmentally friendly and primarily used to remove coatings and stripping paint off metals without any damage. • 55 lbs Bags* Standardized Sizing
Walnut Shells Walnut shells are durable, environmentally friendly and ideal in the blasting process for coating/matter removal without scratching or pitting the underlying material. • 50 lbs Bags* 4/6, 6/10, 8/12, 4/20, 12/20, 14/30, 18/40, 20/30, 20/40, 35/60, 40/60, 40/100, 60/100, 60/200, 60/200-10.5, 70/200, -100, -200, -325
Steel Grit Angular in size and is one of the fastest cutting abrasives available. It produces an ideal surface for adherence of new coatings. This martensite steel grit is available in four hardness ranges (GS, GM, GL & GH) and is recyclable 200+ times. • 50 lbs Bags*
• 2,000 lbs Drums
G16, G18, G25, G40, G50, G80, G120
Bainite Steel Shot Bainite Steel Shot provides long life (10-40% more than competitive product) & greater durability allowing it to wear down gradually, while maintaining its round particle shape. Ideal for removing heat-treating scale and cleaning heavy forgings. • 50 lbs Bags*
• 2,000 lbs Drums
S780, S660, S550, S460, S390, S330, S280, S230, S170, S110, S70
Glass Beads Glass beads, ideal for polishing, peening, honing, finishing and removing light debris and foreign matter off a wide variety of surfaces due to its efficiency as both an abrasive and the sizing that is available. • 50 lbs Bags* #3, #5, #6, #7, #8, #10
Aluminum Oxide Aluminum Oxide is one of the hardest abrasives available (MOHS). Recyclable several times, this silica-free abrasive is great for fast cleaning, deburring, etching and paint removal. Used often in the aircraft industry. • Bulk Bags
• 50 lbs Bags*
• 2,000 lbs Bags
#12, #24, #36, #54, #80
Baking Soda Baking Soda is a very soft abrasive used for cleaning and removal of coatings and contaminants that can be used easily and effectively without disturbing the base material. Also used for contained blasting operations. • 50 lbs Bags* 70, 170, 270
White Lightning® Whole grain sodium potassium alumino silicates, also known as the White Lightning® blasting abrasive contains less than one tenth of one percent of crystalline silica. Ideal for maintenance blasting, White Lightning® removes paint and rust with minimal alteration to the original surface profile. • Bulk Truckload
• Bulk Bag
• 50 lbs Bags*
10/20, 20/40, 25/50
MaxiblastMaxiblast (Copper Slag) Maxiblast is known for its incredibly low levels of dust. It has a high production rate with under 1% of free silica. It can be used for heavy coatings removal and mill scale removal. • Pneumatic Truckload
• 3,086 lbs Bags
• 50 lbs Bags*
12/40, 20/40, 30/60 and 35/70

* Sold in pallet quantities only.