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DIY: How to make your own sand blaster for less than $10

Jan. 18, 2018

While I love buying new tools, my budget, and my cramped garage, can not accommodate a blast cabinet.

The worst part of any DIY project is preparing the surface, especially if you have to remove old paint or rust. I've spent hours and countless pieces of sand paper prepping outdoor fixtures for a fresh coat of paint. While I love buying new tools, my budget, and my cramped garage, can not accommodate a blast cabinet. But with a little ingenuity, you can create your own sand blaster for less than $10.

About the Author

Alexis Gajewski | Senior Content Strategist

Alexis Gajewski has over 15 years of experience in the maintenance, reliability, operations, and manufacturing space. She joined Plant Services in 2008 and works to bring readers the news, insight, and information they need to make the right decisions for their plants. Alexis also authors “The Lighter Side of Manufacturing,” a blog that highlights the fun and innovative advances in the industrial sector. 

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