Monthly Archives: March 2016

N-200 Industrial Siphon Blast Cabinet spotlight

Media Blast N-200 Industrial Siphon Blast Cabinet

The N-200 by Media Blast is an Industrial Siphon Blast Cabinet which means it utilizes siphon abrasive delivery. True Industrial Siphon Blast Cabinets must have a blower and dust collector capable of handling a large abrasive gun size delivering up to 10 pounds of abrasive per minute.  Most of the applications today can use the Industrial Siphon blasting … Continue reading Media Blast N-200 Industrial Siphon Blast Cabinet

APA Expo Ikonics Imaging Booth

Mastering the City that Never Sleeps

For over 30 years, IKONICS Imaging (Media Blast’s Sandcarving Distributor) has been exhibiting at the Awards and Personalization Association’s International Expo in Las Vegas, NV. This dynamic community is a vibrant network of professionals that create, distribute, or sell recognition and personalization products. The 2016 APA International Expo was a huge success this year for IKONICS Imaging. … Continue reading Mastering the City that Never Sleeps

Siphon vs. Direct Pressure

Siphon Blaster Abrasive Delivery vs. Direct Pressure Abrasive Delivery

Updated January 2022: The first dry blasting machines relied on siphon abrasive delivery method which uses an abrasive media gun to siphon, or pull, the abrasive to the blasting nozzle where it is then boosted in particle velocity and injected into the cabinet. Think of this like using a cue ball to hit the eight ball … Continue reading Siphon Blaster Abrasive Delivery vs. Direct Pressure Abrasive Delivery