1500 E Murden Street | Kokomo, IN 46901 | 866-585-8024

Importance of Operating Mix / Direction of Shot Pattern

The key to achieving maximum quality and output is based on the operating efficiency of the Shot Blast Equipment

Our expertise in controlling our shot operating mix provides our customers with consistency, repeatability and uniformity.

SHOT SCREEN SPECIFICATION
ASTM Mesh No. Shot Size
460 390 330 280 230 170
10 All Pass
12 5% Max All Pass
14 5% Max All Pass
16 85% Max 5% Max All Pass
18 96% Max 85% Max 5% Max All Pass
20 96% Max 85% Max 10% Max All Pass
25 96% Max 85% Max 10% Max
30 96% Max 85% Max
35 97% Max
40 85% Max
45 97% Max

Equally important is the maintaining of the abrasive wear of the control cage, impeller, blades and wear plates. Wear on these parts can have a negative impact on controlling the "Hot Spot." We have a comprehensive Preventative Maintenance system to ensure our blast machines are performing efficiently to meet our customer specifications.