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Powder Coated Finishes: The Key of Proper Maintenance

Posted on: September 17th, 2018 by byersbushblog

Would you want to extend the life of your powder coated products? The key is to understand how to properly care for it using the right maintenance procedures. Considering how exposed to environmental conditions the products can be, it would be a good way to make sure that your money is spent wisely. Let’s take a look at the proper maintenance of powder coated finishes. (more…)

Where Can Powder Coating Be Used?

Posted on: September 6th, 2018 by byersbushblog

Powder coating is a combination of polymer resin systems combined with curatives and other additives processed into a powder form similar to baking flour. Powder coating application uses a spray gun to apply an electrostatic charge to the powder particles, which makes them attracted to the grounded part.  The parts then enter a curing oven where, with the addition of heat, the coating chemically reacts to produce long molecular chains, resulting in high cross-link density that is very resistant to breakdown. Powder coating is popular because it’s easy to use, environmentally friendly, cost-effective, and tough! (more…)

5 Good Reasons Why You Should Use Sandblasting

Posted on: August 30th, 2018 by byersbushblog

Sandblasting is one of the most common and highly effective methods for the cleaning and maintenance of surfaces. The restoration of surfaces is achieved by striking fine grains of sand at a very high speed through the sandblaster’s nozzle and directly onto the object being cleaned. Need to repaint or refurbish equipment, machinery or a piece of equipment and make it look new again? Worried about safety and health issues? Need the work done faster? Here are 5 compelling reasons why you should consider using sandblasting for your next project. (more…)

Remove Burnt in Wood Using Wood Sandblasting

Posted on: August 27th, 2018 by byersbushblog

Sandblasting or bead blasting is a generic term for the process of smoothing, shaping and cleaning a hard surface by forcing solid particles across that surface at high speeds. The effect is similar to that of using sandpaper but provides a more even finish with no problems at corners or crannies. Sandblasting can occur naturally usually as a result of particles blown by wind or artificially using compressed air. (more…)

Better Thick Paint Removal with Sandblasting

Posted on: August 23rd, 2018 by byersbushblog

Sandblasting paint can be a challenge on some old painted surfaces, especially those having a very thick or durable paint. Industrial machinery, car parts and even some outdoor furniture types are made to have long-lasting paint. As good as they look, the time will come for repainting and sandblasting to remove old thick paint may need extra help to scrape off the stubborn parts. (more…)