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Cadet57



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PostSubject: I Have A New Toy...   Sun Aug 14, 2011 4:11 pm

And I'm having too much fun with it. My father bought a 125 PSI 20LB hopper sandblaster at Harbor Freight and holy shitsnacks this thing rules! Made mincemeat out of the crap paint on an N97 in seconds. Ditto for some scale on my fathers F-250 frame. I think I'm going to do my wagon frame next. Twisted Evil
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95brmw



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PostSubject: Re: I Have A New Toy...   Sun Aug 14, 2011 4:21 pm

Sweet! I have one NIB in the back of my shed that I never used, mostly cause it was a friends that got left here LOL. Did you use a blasting cabinet, or just do it in the yard like I planned to?
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PostSubject: Re: I Have A New Toy...   Sun Aug 14, 2011 6:10 pm

We just did it outside, well, in the garage. But the thing has some great power. Now I just need to find a place that has Aluminum Oxide media cheapish locally. HF sells 44LB containers for $40 but I feel like to do the wagon I'll go thru a lot.
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PostSubject: Re: I Have A New Toy...   Sun Aug 14, 2011 6:27 pm

Cadet57 wrote:
We just did it outside, well, in the garage. But the thing has some great power. Now I just need to find a place that has Aluminum Oxide media cheapish locally. HF sells 44LB containers for $40 but I feel like to do the wagon I'll go thru a lot.



whats the ALUMINUM OXIDE for? scratch
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PostSubject: Re: I Have A New Toy...   Sun Aug 14, 2011 6:43 pm

bowtiepimp wrote:
Cadet57 wrote:
We just did it outside, well, in the garage. But the thing has some great power. Now I just need to find a place that has Aluminum Oxide media cheapish locally. HF sells 44LB containers for $40 but I feel like to do the wagon I'll go thru a lot.



whats the ALUMINUM OXIDE for? scratch

The sandblast media? scratch Idk thats what HF had for "rust removal" and it did great.....
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PostSubject: Re: I Have A New Toy...   Sun Aug 14, 2011 7:09 pm

How much did it cost, Justin?

Tom C.
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Cadet57



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PostSubject: Re: I Have A New Toy...   Sun Aug 14, 2011 7:11 pm

silverfox103 wrote:
How much did it cost, Justin?

Tom C.

$59.99 and then $29.99 for 20 pounds of the media.
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PostSubject: Re: I Have A New Toy...   Sun Aug 14, 2011 7:24 pm

You can use just about any media for blasting off rust. Something like "black beauty" media, which is what I have always heard it referred to, is pretty cheap, can be had just about anywhere and blends in well with a dirt driveway if yo do it outside.


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PostSubject: Re: I Have A New Toy...   Sun Aug 14, 2011 9:19 pm

Pooge wrote:
You can use just about any media for blasting off rust. Something like "black beauty" media, which is what I have always heard it referred to, is pretty cheap, can be had just about anywhere and blends in well with a dirt driveway if yo do it outside.



thats what Im use to..... the black grain, sanding slag?.... get it at any auto body supply store. Theres even a place in Bow NH you can go buy it by the ton. show up and fill the bed of your truck. Arrow


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