Abrasives with the grain size of 0.75 mm up 1.00 mm are ideally suited for the equipment. The use of aluminium-oxide and sand will cause excessive wear and are not recommended.
Internal pipe cleaning
problems are quickly solved with the Airblast range of pipe cleaning tools.
These are designed to blast clean the interior of pipes and tubes removing
millscale, rust, carbon and paint coatings.
For pipes ranging from 1/2″ to 63″ (13 mm to 1600 mm).
The cleaning action leaves the surface free from dust, abrasives and contaminants ready for the application of the required paint coating system. Our range of pipe cleaning tools make cleaning of both new and existing pipe installations a one man operation with complete 360 degree coverage and thus doing away with need to rotate the pipe.
Airblast has developed a semi automatic hoisting system which enables the operator to pull the machine through the length of the pipe at the required speed to create the standard required in the cleaning and painting specification
A comprehensive range of nozzles and centering devices to suit all combinations of pipe sizes is available.