Glass Bead – Blasting Media
Glass beads are a good option for sandblasting media because they are smooth and round, which provides a good finish. They have many uses, such as:
- Preparing surfaces for coating
- Removing cosmetic flaws
There are a large number of materials that glass beads are used on, including stainless steel, bronze, plastic and rubber, among others. This makes glass beads a flexible option for sand blasting sand. In addition, they are less abrasive than other materials, leaving a smooth surface and no embedded residue. Glass beads have high levels of recyclability and are environmentally safe to use. They can be used on pipe fittings, castings, structural steel and other types of parts.