Air Supply Connections for Blasters

Customers occasionally inquire about the best way to connect their new Vaniman sandblaster to their air supply. The type of tubing and hardware that is being used dictates the best method of connecting the sandblaster.   1/4” Outer Diameter (OD) Tubing All...

What Causes Blockage In The Blasting System?

Moisture:  One problem our micro-blasting customers run into, is that their system gets clogged and stops working properly. This can be due to excessive moisture in the system causing the blasting media to form clumps and obstruct media and air. Below is an example of...

Central Vs. Single Station Dust Collection

Background The average size lab in the US employs 5-10 technicians.  Most of these labs use a single or dual station dust collectors that are either integrated into the workbench or more typically, located on the floor beneath or next to the workbench.  This type of...

What is the Cyclone Pre-filter Accumulator?

The Accumulator is Vaniman’s very own cyclone pre-filter. The attached dust collector pulls the air into the cyclone pre-filter’s vortex forcing heavier particles to fall into the Accumulator’s cup. This cup can easily be detached and emptied periodically. By reducing...