Bear Glass provides the service of sandblasting glass. Sandblasting glass is becoming one of the very popular methods of etching glass. Sandblasting glass can result in producing the most elegant etching on glass. There are various techniques used in sandblasting glass that can create works of art as a finished product.
Sandblasting glass is the perfect addition to glass doors. The etchings make wonderful details to front doors or kitchen cabinets. Bear Glass can help you design your sandblasting glass needs to best fit your project or overall design goal. Sandblasting glass can provide you with design alternatives that you did not think were possible.
Sandblasting is the process of blasting the surface of glass, which giving it a milky white appearance. Sandblasting is a general term used to describe the act of propelling very fine bits of material at high-velocity by steam or air to clean or etch a surface.
There are two kinds of sandblasters: "Suction" / "Siphon" & "Pressure" Blast Systems. Pressure systems are ten times faster & much more effective, but also quite a bit more expensive. There are two basic kinds of sand blasters: Blast Cabinets & Portable Blasters.
Sandblast Cabinets must have adequate lighting, a dust collector, and two gloves to place your hands inside to blast within the cabinet. One nice part about blasting inside a cabinet is that all the dust is contained, so no respirator is needed.