Micro Abrasive Applications

The Micro Abrasive Jet Machining is a versatile precision blasting system useful for any industrial, creative or automated work environment.  In terms of applications, this technology has boundless potential, only limited by imagination.

General Uses:

Abrading:
Surfaces are often abraded in order to create unique finished for later purposes.  Allows you to polish a surface smooth or make it rough like sandpaper.

Cleaning:
By varying the type of powder used along with pressure and flow rates, precision cleaning of the most delicate items becomes an effortless task.  You can accurately remove the smallest layers of material and get into otherwise impossible to reach places.

Deburring:
Allows you to remove unwanted sharp edges, burrs and fins from metal, plastic, and machined objects with precision.

Deflashing:
Removing of flash or rind left on plastic moldings and crevices between mating molds.  Will remove undesirable flash and aid you in finishing your product.

Etching:
Etching or marking intricate patterns into materials such as glass, ceramics and metals is as easy as writing with a pencil.  Many artisans use this machine when working with glass and metal.

Finishing & Restoring:
Will aid you in finishing your work surface or restoring your material to its original state.

Airbrasive® Jet Machining is effective with these types of materials and work surfaces:

  • Aluminum
  • Fiberglass
  • Nickel
  • Ceramics
  • Mirrors
  • Tantalum Sheet
  • Magnesium
  • Sheet Metal
  • Zinc
  • Silicon
  • Bronze
  • Lead
  • Brass
  • Glass
  • Nickel Plate
  • Cast-Iron