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Old 04 April 2007, 02:45   #11
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I've also heard of a process called 'Vapour blasting'. Similar to sand blasting but apparently acheives a polished finish, although I believe it leaves the surface porous so has to be lacquered before it can be handled. (I was enquiring about it for cast aluminium though, so I don't know whether the same would apply for SS)
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Old 04 April 2007, 04:59   #12
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We had a mob in to do some cryo-genic blasting, very impressive, they use chipped solid carbon dioxide then wazz it through a blasting gun alegedly at supersonic speed. Very noisy but did bring our flavour drum up a treat. Not cheap either.

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