Glass Bead Shot Blasting Abrasive, 25kg – 1 Tonne

£23.74£693.42 +VAT

Glass beads are a mineral, iron-free reusable abrasive with a wide range of applications. Due to their (round) grain shape, they have a low abrasive effect and are therefore ideally suited for a gentle cleaning. Our customers appreciate the special ability of the glass beads to create a silky matte surface finish.

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Description

In the production of glass granules, soda lime-glass is crushed and pre-sifted. The crushed glass is then shaped into beads by means of a heat stream in a furnace. Glass beads are a mineral blasting media.

Glass beads are a mineral, iron-free reusable abrasive with a wide range of applications. Due to their (round) grain shape, they have a low abrasive effect and are therefore ideally suited for a gentle cleaning. Our customers appreciate the special ability of the glass beads to create a silky matte surface finish.

Applications: Polishing, Shot Peening, Surface Finishing, Castings, Coatings, Paints, Automotive, Light Deburring, Vapour and Wet Blasting, Cleaning Engine Parts.

Product Description of the Glass Bead Shot Blasting Abrasive, 25kg - 1 Tonne

In the production of glass granules, soda lime-glass is crushed and pre-sifted. The crushed glass is then shaped into beads by means of a heat stream in a furnace. Glass beads are a mineral blasting media.

Glass beads are a mineral, iron-free reusable abrasive with a wide range of applications. Due to their (round) grain shape, they have a low abrasive effect and are therefore ideally suited for a gentle cleaning. Our customers appreciate the special ability of the glass beads to create a silky matte surface finish.

Applications: Polishing, Shot Peening, Surface Finishing, Castings, Coatings, Paints, Automotive, Light Deburring, Vapour and Wet Blasting, Cleaning Engine Parts.

Technical Specifications for the Glass Bead Shot Blasting Abrasive, 25kg - 1 Tonne

 Average Grain Size (mm)
 90 – 150
 100 – 200
 150 – 250
 180 – 300
 200 –  300
 300 – 400
DescriptionValue
Hardness6 mohs
Grain ShapeRound
Melting Pointca. 730 °C
Specific Gravityca. 2,5 g/cm3
Bulk Density*ca. 1,5 – 1,6 g/cm3

*depending on grain size

Blasting Systems
Pressure blast machines
Vacuum blast machines
 
Approvals
CSS8 (Rolls-Royce)

Additional information

WeightN/A