- Eastwood 100 lb.Soda Blaster Starter Kit with Media
Eastwood 100 lb.Soda Blaster Starter Kit with Media
Item #50499 Brand: Eastwood
- 100-lb.-capacity, top-loading hopper lets you blast longer between refills
- Includes 50 lbs. of Automotive XL Bicarbonate Soda Media (11807)
- Requires as little as 10 cfm at 90 psi
- 8' blast hose with deadman valve gives you optimal control
- All-steel, welded, top-loading hopper and pressure gauge
- Unbeatable price for a soda blaster with this capacity!
About Eastwood 100 lb.Soda Blaster Starter Kit with Media
Soda blasting removes paint without harming sheet metal, glass, or chrome, and while expensive commercial soda blasters use high air volume, this affordable Eastwood soda blaster requires just 10 cfm at 90 psi. This soda blaster provides a big 100-lb. capacity at an affordable price... includes a generous 8' blast hose with deadman valve; all-steel welded, top-loading hopper; pressure gauge. Rolls easily to job site on two wheels. Readily converts between soda and aggressive abrasive blasting with included parts. Imported. Patent pending.
More Uses for Bicarbonate Soda (Baking Soda) Blasters: You can also use bicarbonate soda blast media (NOT household baking soda) to remove graffiti and grime from brick, concrete, limestone, granite and other surfaces. Other uses included cleaning of delicate substrates; architectural and industrial cleaning; paint stripping; corrosion removal. Use to remove mold and mildew stains from pools, cement, brick, tile, granite, sound stucco, siding and more. Safely strip paint from aircraft aluminum, trucks, motorcycles. Bicarbonate soda also allows heavy-duty removal of oils and grease from engines and floors.
Final product imported.
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100-lb.-capacity soda blaster comes completely "ready to use", except for your compressor and air-fitting coupler to match your air lines. Includes 50 lbs. of Automotive XL Bicarbonate Soda Media (11807) to get you started.
Simple bolt-together construction will have you blasting in about 45 minutes. Approximately 36" high with handles, and about 24" in diameter, so it will easily store in the corner of your shop or garage.
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(Q) Why use bicarbonate soda media?
(A) Soda will not harm glass, plastics, fiberglass or chrome surfaces. It's used to remove paint coatings from the vehicle surface without etching the surface or warping the metal like more aggressive media would. It's the best way to strip fiberglass Corvettes, boats or aftermarket hoods. Also used to remove paint from urethane and SMC-type bumper fascias.
(Q) Can this unit be used with more aggressive media?
(A) Yes, this unit can be converted to blast standard abrasive medias such as crushed glass, aluminum oxide, etc. by using the abrasive kit included.
Bicarbonate soda blasting is much safer than traditional abrasives, and more gentle to the metal or substrate you're blasting. However, you must still protect yourself from the dust and, more importantly, the particles of paint, corrosion or scale that become airborne during the blasting operation.
Use a properly fitted dust mask or respirator, safety glass or safety shield, plus heavy gloves, long pants and a long-sleeve shirt to protect exposed skin. Use our 50097 Soda-Blasting Protection Kit for complete protection.
Do not aim the nozzle anywhere other than the substrate you are blasting.
Make sure you disconnect the air line and allow the tank to bleed pressure before opening the fill cap.
Check the condition of the nozzle after every hour of blasting and replace once wear is visible or the blast stream becomes ineffective.
Before each use, inspect the tank for any signs of corrosion. Make sure the rubber hoses are not dry-rotted, cracked, split or show any other signs of wear or abrasion from use or storage. Do not use the unit until damage components are repaired. Call Eastwood at 800-544-5118 for replacement components.
Make sure the deadman valve is operating properly by depressing the valve lever and releasing; it must close over the nozzle under its own spring pressure. If not, do not use the deadman valve until the spring or obstruction is repaired.
Only use fresh Eastwood-brand Bicarbonate Soda Media to assure trouble-free blasting and quick paint removal.
1-year mfr's. warranty against defects.
Designed, engineered and tested to Eastwood's specifications.
Final product imported.
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