Glass Bead Blasting

bead blasted surfacesGlass Beads are an alternative to other media for bead blasting such as white or brown aluminum oxide beads. Glass beads are a recyclable, environmentally-friendly, chemical-free option for more delicate items. Accurate Precision Plating (APP), a leading metal finishing services company, offers glass bead blasting services (also known as sandblasting) to help prepare metals for finishing. Glass bead blasted surfaces, by cleaning, smoothing, deburring, and stress relieving the surface, increase the bonding effectiveness of coatings with the substrate in the plating process. Bead blasting provides superior surface cleaning to remove paint, rust or other coatings.

Glass beads blasting is useful for:

  • honing
  • polishing
  • peening
  • blending
  • finishing
  • removing light burrs
  • cleaning light foreign matter. 

For heavily rusted parts other bead blasting media should be used.

Glass Bead Blast Surface Finish

APP provides high quality, precision glass bead blasting as part of our complete metal finishing services. Glass bead blasting is used to prepare your part for plating and finishing:

  • Remove paint and other coatings
  • Remove rust and other contaminants
  • Prepare the metal surface for plating or coating to increase the bonding effectiveness of coatings and adhesives
  • Finish the part surfaces to the required smoothness.

We offer our clients a superior product due to our attention to detail and commitment to quality, supported by the highest level of customer service. Our bead blasting services help ensure that your finished part will meet your expectations and perform will when in use. Call today to see how we can solve your finishing challenges.


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