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Facility migration and building move.

For over 30 years, Vaniman has been headquartered in the quaint little town of Fallbrook, California with other production facilities sprinkled around the So-Cal area.  In lieu of continued growth and demand for Vaniman products, the company is moving to a larger...

A Practical Guide to Dental Lab Suction Design

A Practical Guide to Dental Lab Suction Design

While there are many aspects to designing an efficient dental lab, proper suction design for dust collection is often overlooked. Keeping your work stations and lab area clean are highly important and without adequate dust collection, your lab can quickly become a...

9 Surprising Things You Can Do With a Dental Sandblaster

9 Surprising Things You Can Do With a Dental Sandblaster

Have you ever looked at a dental sandblaster and thought, “what else can I do with this thing?”  Here at Vaniman, we know the answer to this question to be, “a lot”.  In fact, micro sandblasters are used in more industries than you think. During the 33 years we’ve...

Glass Etching at Brown Ledge Summer Camp

As an Arts & Crafts teacher at Brown Ledge Summer Camp in Vermont, I am always on the lookout for new methods for campers to create media. Once I saw David Schulte’s glass etching blog on the Vaniman website I was immediately intrigued, but had several reservations:

David Schulte Glass Etching with a Sand Blaster

Glass etching is a form of art that removes the surface layer of glass, or mirror, leaving behind a cloudy finish. There are many ways to etch glass, but only a micro abrasive sand blaster can produce the amount of detail and true depth as seen in the pictures above.

IDS 2015

Vaniman at the International Dental Show Cologne, Germany. March 2015. Vaniman Manufacturing Co., a leading supplier of quality dust collectors and micro abrasive blasters, announces that they will be attending the International Dental Show (IDS) in 2015.   The...

How to Remove Conformal Coating with a Sandblaster

This guide will help you remove conformal coating with a sandblaster. if you're looking for something more in depth, check our Ultimate Guide to Conformal Coating Removal. STEP 1: Determine the type of conformal coating that needs to be removed Epoxy - Humidity,...

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...