What is sandblasting and what is the purpose of a sandblasterSteve Walker
Sandblasting is the result to clean metal that is suitable for painting or powder coating. Abrasive grit blasting, or sand blast cleaning, is a surface treatment process widely used in a variety of different industries with many diverse purposes. Abrasive blasting is the procedure by which an abrasive media is accelerated through a blasting nozzle by means of compressed air.
If the metal surface is not sandblasted, this can lead to the paint looking uneven when it cures or even cause it to flake or bubble once the project is completed. A similar process to sand blasting is used to strip many different object like brick homes, trucks, trailers, motorbikes, pushbikes, outdoor furniture made from cast iron steel alloy.
How much does sandblasting cost? This is the most common question at Ublast Pty Ltd, almost every customer asks for prices on blasting their items which is understandable. The average sandblasting job ranges start at $10 and can vary greatly depending on the type of object. Specialty services can cost up to $300 per hour. These types of services include extra preparation, special abrasion materials, and job design. Narre Warren Sandblasting also known as Ublast Pty Ltd charge an hourly rate of $120.00
A sandblaster is a fantastic tool for preparing parts for operations such as powder coating. It can remove rust, paint and other surface imperfections. It can also be used for aesthetic purposes, like sandblasting glass in particular designs. Other products used for sandblasting could be etching of glass and trophies, stripping paint from timber and more.
Car panels seem to be the most common objects that need sandblasting. Prices to sandblast car panels inside and outside are;
Front Quarters $95.00
Rear Quarters $95.00
Boot Lids $75.00
Car Shell $1200.00
Car Underneath on rotisserie $300.00
Engine Bay $240.00
Any other parts of your car will be quoted for when we view the car or photo’s.
Contact the team at Ublast anytime for pricing. Our aim is for each customer to be entirely happy with our sandblasting and spray painting work they refer their business and personal contacts