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Bead BLASTING fittings - what to use ?

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Radial Skybolt Builder: 220.45% completed
Aug 21, 2006
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South Jersey
I've got quite a few fittings ready to be drilled and finished. Just picked up a hand-held grinder/sander to finish the edges of them.

Was wondering what others were using to blast the surface rust off of the fittings before coating with primer ? The mecca of all tools cheap, Harbor Freight, has a table-top blaster for about $100.00. I was thinking that this, and a 50 lb bag of beadswould do the trick for me.

Comments.. suggestions ?

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