• Low free silica
    less than 0.1% compared to sand at up to 99% free silica
  • Fast cutting
  • Consistent gradation
  • Recyclable
    environmental credentials
  • Moisture-free
    naturally repels water
  • Meets Industry abrasives specifications and Environmental Standards
    including SSPC AB-1 and 40CFR 261.24a (TCLP)
  • Available preblended with Blastox or Dustnet

BLACK BEAUTY® IRON abrasives are currently available out of our Tampa, FL facility in three industry standard grades. We will preblend them with Blastox® or Dustnet® on request.

BLACK BEAUTY® IRON Abrasive Blend (coal slag and copper slag) is also available out of our Fairless Hills, PA (Philadelphia) facility in three industry grades.  Also available with Blastox® or Dustnet® on request.

Grades Available

Used for general purpose repair and maintenance blasting including removal of paint, rust, mill scale, and other coatings from surfaces. Requires a minimum suggested nozzle size of 1/4" and under standard blasting conditions will achieve a 3.0-5 Mil profile.

Utilized for new construction, light paint and rust removal and special maintenance applications requiring reduced profiles. Requires a minimum suggested nozzle size of 3/16” and under standard blasting conditions will achieve a 2-3.5 Mil profile.

Applicable for light blasting requiring a clean surface and minimum anchor profile including brush-off blast or high-pressure water blast systems. Requires a minimum suggested nozzle size of 1/8” and under standard blasting conditions will achieve a 1-2.6 Mil profile.

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BLACK BEAUTY® IRON  is available in:

50lb BAGS
60 bags per pallet

100lb BAGS (blend only)
30 bags per pallet

loaded up to 2 tons/4,000lbs

Also available in bulk.

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