Blast cleaning is the most effective pre-treatment cleaning processes for the removal of milscale, rust or paint, this process is also commonly know as shot blasting or sand blasting.
An essential part of the protective coating process, pre-treatment will determine the life span of the specific coating to be applied, and can be done by a variety of chemical and mechanical methods.
Blast cleaning is just one of the pre-treatment methods that F&M Powder Coating Specialists Ltd offers.
Blast cleaning is an aggressive cleaning process which will ensure that the product is smooth and free any contaminations such as milscale, metal oxides, welding scales, rust or flaking paint and many other impurities. At F&M Powder Coating Specialists Ltd we use different blasting techniques and equipment, depending on the part to be pre-treated.
We can blast clean small delicate items such as brake callipers and petrol tanks, as well as heavy construction beams and fabrications.
In addition to the many coating application services that we offer, F&M Powder Coating Specialists also offers a professional coatings removal and paint stripping service. Whatever the coating on the metal is, we will have the solution to remove it.
Some types of coatings removal we can do include:
- Powder, plastic and nylon coatings removal
- All wet paint removal including epoxy’s
- Chrome plating removal
- Galvanising removal
- Zinc plating removal
F&M Powder Coating Specialists Ltd will be able to advise you on the best pre-treatment cleaning process for your product.