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Discover The Perfect Prep Machine

When you need a versatile, powerful shot blaster to tackle small to medium jobs, the IMPACTS S210E-40R 8-inch shot blaster is an excellent option. In fact, it’s such an excellent blend of functionality and ease of use, we refer to it as “The Perfect Prep Machine. Check out the video below to see it in […]

Using a Shot Blaster to Clean Concrete

We often talk about how a shot blaster is used to profile concrete, getting a rough texture that creates a non-slip surface or increasing the surface area to ensure a coating bonds properly. However, there is more to using a shot blaster than creating texture. Check out the video below to see how we use […]

What Is a Shot Blaster Used For?

When it comes to surface preparation, particularly concrete, the common equipment is the floor grinder, floor scraper, scarifier, and of course, the shot blaster. All four of these are important to have because just one of these can not do everything you may need – for example, the shot blaster is going to get a […]

What Is a Shot Blaster & When Should I Use It?

When it comes to preparing or working with a slab of concrete, choosing the right equipment is essential to getting the job done right. Concrete grinders, shot blasters, floor scrapers, and scarifiers are all options, but each one gets much different results, so, what’s a shot blaster, and when should you choose it over other […]

Does Shot Size Matter in a Shot Blaster?

If you are using a shot blaster to remove a coating, create a deeper surface profile or create a non-slip texture, there are three key factors that affect your performance: Travel speed: how fast or slowly you’re moving forward with the blaster; How much shot is released: If you have the valve wide open to […]