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SHOT BLASTER [1 record]

Record 1 2016-02-26


Subject field(s)
  • Sanding and Polishing of Metals
  • Tools and Equipment (Mechanics)

System for sand - or shot-blasting where the carrier medium is compressed air, used for surface treatment.


shot blasting: Cleaning and descaling metal by shot peening or by means of a stream of abrasive powder blown through a nozzle under air pressure (...)


shot-blasting machine: term standardized by ISO.

Key term(s)
  • shot blaster
  • shotblasting machine


  • Sablage et ponçage des métaux
  • Outillage (Mécanique)

Se dit d'une sableuse à air comprimé, lorsque le sable est remplacé par la grenaille, ou plus particulièrement d'une sableuse à turbine (par projection centrifuge d'abrasif) qui exige l'emploi de la grenaille de fonte ou d'acier.


grenaille métallique: Produit métallique utilisé dans le grenaillage pour nettoyer ou traiter les surfaces métalliques. Elle est constituée par de petites sphères de fonte ou d'acier spécial (...)


poste de grenaillage : terme normalisé par l'ISO.


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