Application Bulletins

Save $45,000/year on Blast Media Costs

Jul 10, 2014 in Application Bulletins

Blast Media Consumption Costs A lot more than price per pound impacts total shot blasting consumption costs. Once it is discovered that a type of blast media works well on your parts, you can begin to look at the durability of the media (how long…

Problems With Flash Rust on Castings After Blasting?

May 22, 2014 in Application Bulletins

Flash Rust on Castings Shot blasting of aluminum castings with steel shot can leave parts looking dull and dirty. Steel shot residue trapped on parts can also cause flash rust on castings. This leaves your castings with freckles of rust on the surface and in casting crevices….

Too Busy to Improve Your Surface Finish?

May 02, 2014 in Application Bulletins

     Transmet Will Do the Test Blasting If you are too busy to investigate ways to improve surface finish, let Transmet do the shot blasting tests for you. We know it’s difficult for even the most cost-effective companies to find time to look at improvements…

Using Too Much Stainless Steel Shot?

Mar 28, 2014 in Application Bulletins

Stainless Steel Shot vs Cast Zinc Shot Is your company using too much stainless steel shot in the shot blasting (abrasive blasting) process? It may be time to switch your blast machines over to Transmet Cast Zinc Shot. Transmet ZA4 Cast Zinc Shot will last…