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Aluminum Oxide Blast Media

Why Aluminum Oxide Blast Media? It is among the hardest abrasive available and its great on new and coated steel.

Brown Aluminum Oxide Blast Media

  • Brown Aluminum Oxide Blast Media is among the Hardest Abrasive available (only Diamond is harder)
  • Recycle 4 to 7 times
  • New and coated steel
  • Environmentally Friendly Abrasive
  • No detectable silica
  • Extremely low dust
  • Very low consumption rate on new steel (~ 1 to 2 lbs/sq. ft. at 110psi Nozzle)
  • Low embedment
  • Available in 50 & 400 lb Fiber Drums & 2000 lb Bulk Bags
  • Tech Data Sheet (PDF)
  • SDS (PDF)
Please contact call us at 314-241-5333 for additional information.
Technical data
  • Abrasive Type
    Aluminum Oxide
  • Shape
    Angular/Sharp
  • Bulk Density (lbs/cu.ft.)
    115 to120 lbs/cu.ft.
  • Specific Gravity
    3.9 g/cc
  • MOH Hardness
    9
  • Crystalline Silica Content
    None Detectable
  • Potential for Embedment
    Very Low (~1%)
  • Dust Levels
    Very Low
  • Abrasive Fracture Potential
    Very Low
  • Chloride Content
    ~ 0 ppm
  • SSPC SP-10 Near White (over new steel Rust Grade A/B)
    -
  • Production Rate (sf/hr)
    500+ sf/hr
  • Consumption Rate (lbs/hr)
    400 lbs/hr
  • Consumption Rate (lbs/sf)
    1 to 2 lbs/sf
  • # of Recycles
    4 to 7
  • Material Cost per sf : w/o Recycles (StL)
    $0.60/sf
  • Material Cost per sf: w/ Recycles (StL)
    $0.38/sf
  • Cost per Ton (FTL to StL)
    $1200 (Freight ~$85/ton)
  • QPL (< 1% Silica & < 3% Cl)
    MIL-A-22262 (SH)
  • Disposal Cost per Ton
    ~$110/ton
  • Color
    Brown/Gray

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