Blasting Media Options

Bel Air’s abrasive grit blasting, wet blasting, and sand blast media, is used in surface treatment processes in a variety of different industries with many diverse purposes. Blasting media is great for numerous use cases including slurry blasting machines,  vapor abrasive blasting, and many other blasting applications. Abrasive blasting is the process by which an abrasive media is accelerated through a blasting nozzle by means of compressed air.

Aluminum Oxide

pink aluminum oxide blasting media used with blasting machines

Pink Aluminum Oxide

Good for wet/dry blasting and also used for tool honing and edge prep.
available in 34-60 grit

3 Types Available

brown aluminum oxide media used for wet & dry blasting

Brown Aluminum Oxide

Good for wet or dry blasting for cleaning or surface enhancement on all products especially 3D metals 20 - 600 grit

5 Types Available

white aluminum oxide blasting media

White Aluminum Oxide

Good for wet/dry blasting for cleaning or surface enhancement on all products especially 3D plastics 20-600 grit

5 Types Available

Ceramic

Ceramic ball zirshot media used with a blasting machine for wet or dry blasting to deburr & descale

Zirblast Ceramic Bead

Aluminum oxide free. Good for wet and dry blasting; Longest lasting media for 3D build removal and surface peening and hardening 150-1180 grit.

6 Types Available

Plastic

plastic blasting media that is a mix of polyplus & other medias

Plastic Blasting Media

Dry blasting media that is mainly used to remove paint from aerospace parts. Highly Reusable.

2 Types Available

Silicon Carbide

bel-air-tumbling-media-black-silicon-carbide

Silicon Carbide

Good for wet or dry blasting; Also used for tool honing and edge preparation (14-1200 grit)

6 Types Available

Glass Blasting

glass bead wet & dry blasting media used with blasting machines

Glass Bead

Good for wet and dry blasting; Typically for cleaning or a cosmetic surface finish 14-700 grit

13 Types Available

Medical

apatitic blasting media used to finish medical implants in a blasting machine

Apatitic Abrasive

For all medical implants. Used in lieu of alumina or silicon carbide to eliminate contaminants and too provide a residue free surface after passivation.

1 Type Available