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CLEMCO Model 3.0 Cu. Ft. Portable Blaster With FSV Sand Valve Only With 1" Pipe String

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Item Number: 00884
Manufacturer: Clemco
The CLEMCO Model 1648 3.0 Cu. Ft. Portable Blaster With FSV Slide Sand Valve Only Holds 3 Cubic Foot Of Abrasive Providing Approximately 15 Minutes Of Blasting At 80 PSI With A No. 6 (3/8-Inch) Nozzle.  At Less Than 100 Lbs. This Unit Delivers High-Performance, Versatile Blast Cleaning System Removes Contamination, Corrosion, Mill Scale, And Coatings From Most Surfaces. Produces A Uniform Surface Texture, And Creates A Surface Profile To Increase Bonding For Coatings. This Unit Is Sold Usually As A Replacement For A Worn Out Vessel Since It Does Not Include Inlet/Exhaust Valves, Remote Control Hose Or Handle, Blast Hose Or Osha Supplied Air Respirator Package.

Requirements for Operation: (These items are required but not included with this equipment)

  • Clean, dry, compressed air of sufficient volume to maintain desired pressure at the nozzle. Refer to Air Consumption Chart in Blast Off 2 booklet (publication stock no. 09294).
  • Minimum 100 cfm at 50 psi needed to close the pop-up valve and pressurize the blast machine.
  • OSHA-required remote control system that interrupts blasting if operator should lose control of the nozzle when blast machine is pressurized.
  • NIOSH-approved, type CE, supplied-air respirator.
  • Grade D breathing-air supply as defined by Compressed Gas Association Commodity Specification: G-7.1 (Refer to
  • Abrasive blast media specifically marketed for abrasive blasting and appropriate for your application.
  • Appropriate blast suit, work boots, hearing and eye protection.

Description of Operation:

The operator controls blasting from a remote control handle at the nozzle. (Not Included With This Unit) Pressing the handle starts blasting; releasing it stops blasting. The blast machine contains abrasive and meters it into the compressed air stream.


  • One-man portable industrial-quality blast machines manufactured to ASME code.
  • Industrial-quality valves, piping and fittings designed to maximize air flow and minimize energy required to operate the system.
  • FSV abrasive metering sand valve maintains smooth, consistent, adjustable media flow.

Features Include:

  • Full Flow Stainless Steel Teflon-Sealed Ball Valves With Brass Body
  • Semi-Elliptical Head For Larger Storage Of Abrasive
  • Urethane-Coated Pop-Up Valve With External Sleeve For Long Wear Life & Fast Pressurization
  • Large Inspection Door For Easy Access To Inside
  • Heavy-Gauge Construction Pressure Vessel Fabricated For Rugged Field Service
  • Built To ASME Standards
  • Conical 35 Degree Bottom Ensures Total Use Of Abrasive & Uninterrupted Abrasive Flow
  • 45 Degree Abrasive Flow Into Air Stream
  • Heavy Duty Piping Assembled Tightly Against Tank Avoids Unnecessary Protrusions
  • Flexible Pusher Line Guarantees Air Flow Without Pressure Loss
  • Mounted On Two Heavy-Duty Rubber Wheels For Easy Portability

Approvals and Certifications:

Blast machine pressure vessel built to American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) specifications for 125-psi working pressure. Vessel is hydrostatically tested and National Board-certified.

Unit Above Shown With Remote Inlet & Exhaust Valve Which Are Not Included.  This Vessel Is Equipped With Ball Valve Inlet & Ball Valve Outlet.

Select Here For Additional Information & Parts Breakdown:

For Your Own Health Silica Sand Is Not Recommended And For Legal Reasons Voids The Warranty, Though Sand Will Flow Easily Through These Machines.      

Freight Charges Are Additional and Will Not Appear At Check Out.  Call For Freight Quote.

If Your Company Has A Freightline Preference and An Account Please List It Under Notes At Check Out.

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