by Terry Hopkins Terry Hopkins

2018 Manufactured in Vermont Supply Chain Trade Show

Blast & Wash Systems will be exhibiting in the 2018 Manufactured in Vermont Supply Chain Trade Show on Thursday, September 27 at the Champlain Valley Expo Center, Essex Junction, VT. We will be located in booths 614, 616.

We’ll have blast, vibratory and air filtration equipment at the show.

Equipment in the booth included a Blast it All  industrial siphon blast cabinet with dust bag, Giant Finishing’s mini vibratory bowl and Diversitech’s  dry 2’ x 4’ downdraft table designed for 110V. Visitors to the booth included Aerospace Alloys, Alpha Q Inc, New England Plasma, Manufacturing Solutions Inc, Bell Flight, Revision Military, Global Foundries, GE Aviation, FDC Composites, Marmen Inc, Strum Ruger, Fab-Tech, Aero Montreal, and Lockheed Martin.

2018 Manufactured in Vermont Supply Chain Trade Show

Blast & Wash Systems will be exhibiting in the 2018 Manufactured in Vermont Supply Chain Trade Show on Thursday, September 27

Blast & Wash Systems will be exhibiting in the
2018 Manufactured in Vermont Supply Chain Trade Show on Thursday, September 27

by Terry Hopkins Terry Hopkins

Press Release – Blast & Wash Systems Partners with Force Automation, Inc.

Press Release – Blast & Wash Systems Partners with Force Automation, Inc.

Press Release – July 9th, 2018

Blast & Wash Systems announced today a partnership with Force Automation, Inc. in providing robotic integration for industrial parts finishing.

Terry Hopkins, President of Blast & Wash Systems, commented on the partnership:

“We have found a natural synergy with Force Automation, Inc. They work in many of the same industries that we serve. They’ve build systems to robotically automate parts finishing for the aerospace, medical and metal foundry industries.

With this partnership, we now offer the next level of manufacturing…… robotic deburring, grinding, drilling, sanding, blasting and a host of finishing operations.

Over the past 2 years we have experienced a significant interest in integrating robots with the finishing equipment we offer. This is a trend that is accelerating as manufacturers look for greater throughput, reduce repetitive finishing functions, and keep finishing departments lean.”

Blast & Wash Systems is a sales distribution corporation providing industrial equipment, abrasives, and services to the marketplace. Equipment includes blast equipment, parts washers, industrial air filtration systems, ovens, inline finishing systems, paint booths, vibratory systems, blast rooms and solvent recovery systems.

Press Release

Press Release

 

by Terry Hopkins Terry Hopkins

SOLD Goff 6 Cube Tumble Blast With Dust Collector

Goff 6 cube Tumble Blast with dust collector

Used equipment for sale: Goff 6 cube Tumble Blast with dust collector

Features of this unit are as follows:

 12” diameter blast wheel

  • Less than 2800 operating hours on system
  • 6 cubic foot capacity
  • Pneumatic Door
  • Goff dust collector included
  • Rubber belt and barrel heads in excellent condition

As is where is, northern Massachusetts

  • Width: 6’2’
  • Height: 12’3”
  • Length: 6’ 1”
  • Weight: 5,600 lbs.

 

Blast Wheel: The direct drive blast wheel revolves at 3600 RPM for maximum abrasive velocity. 12” diameter wheel with 8 curved blades 3” wide is standard. Balanced wheel components assure smooth operation.

Blades: Unique snap lock design eases blade replacement.  Cast from abrasives resistant alloy to insure maximum life. Curved blade design provides maximum abrasives control

Mill Construction

Rubber Tumble Belt: Continuous molded rubber tumble belt has 4 ply construction with 5/16” abrasive drain holes. Raised rubber tumbling ridges are molded directly to belt.

Conveyor Rollers: Heavy duty rollers have 2” diameter solid shafts and are mounted to the cabinet with standard (4) bolt flange bearings

Liners: 28” diameter barrel heads are 5/8” abrasive resistant steel with special forged bolds. Tight Sealing 3/8” allot steel cabinet liners are standard.

Capacity: 6 cu. Feet, 800 pounds nominal.

Conveyor Speed: 12 feet per minute

Mill Belt Jam Protection: Damage to the tumble belt and liners, due to internal jamming of parts, is reduced by an electronic jam monitor. This device monitors current spikes that occur due to part jamming and shuts down the motor when spikes occur. The monitor is load size adjustable by customer.

Barrel Size: 38-3/4” wide X 28” diameter

FEATURES

  • Automatic Timer Control
  • Machine Warranty
  • Air Operated Power Door
  • Quick Cleaning Cycle
  • Continuous Molded Rubber Mill Belt
  • Safety Interlocks
  • 15 HP Direct Drive Blast Wheel
  • Abrasive Resistant Liners
  • Rubber Mill Belt
  • 800 lb. Load Capacity

As is where is, northern Massachusetts                           

For Purchasing information, email sales@blast-wash-systems.com or Contact Us.

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by Terry Hopkins Terry Hopkins

Press Release – Blast & Wash Systems doubles distribution territory

Press Release – Blast & Wash Systems doubles distribution territory

February 15, 2017 ….

Blast & Wash Systems is expanding its distribution territory/geographical coverage; added an engineering corporate partner and hired a senior management professional.

Blast & Wash Systems based in New York State has distribution coverage throughout New England, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Ohio. With added personnel, we are now expanding into parts of the Midwest and mid-Atlantic States.

As of January 2017, Blast & Wash Systems partnered with Optimation Industrial Services out of Rochester, NY to offer engineering services and equipment integration to our product line.

With the expansion, Mel Nye will be joining us to become the National Sales Manager of Blast & Wash Systems. Mel is a seasoned professional with 35 years of manufacturing experience.

Mel has spent the past 10 years in senior management for the largest parts washer manufacturer in the country. His role within this organization included managing sales teams, managing distribution companies, service groups, and manufacturing facilities.

Blast & Wash Systems is a sales distribution corporation providing industrial equipment, abrasives and services to the marketplace. Equipment includes blast equipment, parts washers, industrial air filtration systems, ovens, inline finishing systems, paint booths, vibratory systems, blast rooms and abrasive supplies.

by Terry Hopkins Terry Hopkins

Blast It All ITT-30

Blast It All ITT-30

30 Indexing Turn Table. New Equipment

Standard equipment with custom designs… energy efficient impact blasting…in-line capability. Designed for applications such as cleaning castings, forgings, structural steel, and heat treated parts, BLAST-IT-ALL systems give the finish needed and may be programmed to be tied in with existing controls or designed as part of any automated system with its own control unit.

Blast It All ITT-30

This new model is a dual room abrasive machine. One side is a blast room, the other is a blow-off room. This is a high end piece of equipment designed for continuous operation.

Blast It All ITT-30
Cabinet view from front. Dual side-by-side blast rooms.

Blast It All ITT-30
Notice the viewing window on the right side.

Blast It All ITT-30
Operator’s control panel. Solid state logic boards.

Blast It All ITT-30
Reclaim hose and rear panel.

Blast It All ITT-30
Interior equipment. Easy replacement and maintenance.

Blast It All ITT-30

Blast It All ITT-30

Blast It All ITT-30

Blast It All ITT-30

Blast It All ITT-30

by Terry Hopkins Terry Hopkins

JenFab LeanClean 360-1 Parts Washer

JenFab LeanClean 360-1 Parts Washer

This used JenFab LeanClean 360-1 Parts Washer includes the following features:

  • stainless steel wash, rinse, dry system – small footprint
  • JenFab 360-1 older model in great shape!
  • (460 volt, 3 phase, 60 cycle)

Options with this system:

Fresh Water Spray Rinse

  • The fresh water spray rinse maximizes removal of washing chemistry by providing a fresh water rinse after the rinse tank rinse cycle. The fresh water rinse option includes an additional water line, separate spray bar in the wash chamber, and a program-controlled solenoid valve. Fresh water rinse water flows to the rinse tank, and the overflow flows to the drain line.

Rocking Drive

  • Provides rocking motion of the basket from 0 to 75 degrees on each side of center to enhance cleaning of delicate parts or parts that that cannot be rotated. The system enables control of speed and degree of rocking action.

Filtration for Wash/Rinse

Summary of Specifications

Lean Clean 360-1
Item Specification
Floor space 3’ 4” x 6’
Basket output per hour 8  based on 7 minute 30 seconds total cycle
Basket size (nominal) 12” x 18” x 6” up to a maximum 12” x 20” x 6”
Basket rotation, standard 0 to 10 rpm
Basket rocking 0 to 60 degrees in both directions from center
Pump size, wash-rinse 60 GPM, 40 PSI, 304 stainless steel
Filters, wash-rinse Stainless steel bag type
Tank size, wash-rinse 50 gallons each
Tank material 11 gauge 304 SS
Outer enclosure 16 gauge 304 SS polished
Tank heaters, wash-rinse 8 kW
Chip baskets, wash-rinse Easy lift out baskets keep tanks free of chips
Dryer type 1600 CFM, recirculating with multiple air slots/knives
Air discharged to plant 100 CFM to the plant atmosphere per cycle
Ergonomic load/unload 42 inches
Combination door and load shelf One-handed operation
Baskets slide in/out of machine No lifting, lowering or bending
PLC with color operator interface Yes
Diagnostic messages Yes
Sound level Less than 75 dBA

JenFab LeanClean

by Terry Hopkins Terry Hopkins

Goff 3672 Spinner Hanger with 2 Blast Wheels

Goff 3672 Spinner Hanger with 2 Blast Wheels

This used Goff 3672 Spinner Hanger with 2 Blast Wheels includes the following features:

  • Inside cabinet is36″ wide x 72″ high
  • Includes BCP cartridge DC
  • 2- 10hp blast wheels
  • 2000lb hook capacity

As is, where is, FOB Indiana

  • Width: 10’9”
  • Height: 18’
  • Length: 10’
  • Weight: 10,000 lbs.

 

Wheel: The direct drive blast wheel revolves at 3600 RPM for maximum abrasive velocity. 12” diameter wheel with 8 curved blades 3” wide is standard.  Balanced wheel components assure smooth operation. Blast wheels can be operated separately or on series.

Blast Chamber Construction

Dual Chamber: Structurally reinforced, fully welded chamber is fabricated from ¼” and 3/8” steel plate. Chamber revolves on a 3” diameter shaft supported by a heavy duty thrust bearing. Hook spindles are provided on each chamber.

Lining: The blast chamber is lines with cast alloy. Top and bottom of chamber lined with abrasive resistant steel.

Seals: Dual heavy-duty rubber seals on chamber sides and top. Abrasive accumulation on chamber bottom provides positive sealing of blast chamer during opertation. Unique seal design reduces any abrasive leakage.

Chamber Speed: 3 RPM nominal

For purchasing information, email sales@blast-wash-systems.com or Contact Us

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Goff 3672 Spinner Hanger Goff 3672 Spinner Hanger

by Terry Hopkins Terry Hopkins

Diversitech  2 x 4 Downdraft Table

Diversitech  2 x 4 Downdraft Table – Downdraft table demo –brand new 

This Diversitech  2 x 4 Downdraft Table was used at trade show only

Features:

  • Flexible 32″ x 48″ worksurface
  • 5 Stage Spark Arrestance System
  • Manual Reverse-Pulse Self-Cleaning System
  • High Capture Face Velocity (200fpm)
  • 1.5HP TEFC Motor producing 1500 CFM of airflow
  • Washable reusable pre-filter
  • Low Cost Replacement Filters
  • Interchangeable Gratings

Benefits:

  • Portable, industrial swivel-castors included
  • Capture-at-source for Cleaner Air
  • Complies with OSHA guidelines

For purchasing information, email sales@blast-wash-systems.com or Contact Us

Downdraft Table