Abrasive Blast Cabinet - Econoline RA-36-1

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The Econoline RA-36-1 Abrasive Blast Cabinet features a standard 12 CFM blast gun. It combines compressed air with abrasive material to alter the surfaces of material placed inside the cabinet. This machine includes both side and front door access to the 36" x 24" x 23" working space inside.

How to Start

  1. Get a think[box] Ability Badge: Come to think[box] and ask a Student Worker for an Ability Badge Orientation. They will ask you to read sections of the think[box] Access Policies and Safety Policies and then you will read and sign an electronic Machine Shop Access Agreement. You will be given an Ability Badge, which must be worn at all times when you are using the machine shop. Note, you are not yet approved to use the machines in the machine shop.

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Metal, plastic, and wood

Materials must be clean

No greasy or oily materials

No painted materials

No powder coated materials

Regular Price Undergraduate Student Price



Technical Details

  • Coarse Abrasive: Potters Inc. Glass Beads G-3 (US Sieve Size 25-40)
  • Fine Abrasive: Potters Inc. Glass Beads AD (US Sieve Size 70-140)
  • 36 x 24 x 23 in