Home / Resources & Training / Primed Insights Primed Insights Filters Categories Abrasive & Water Blasting Painting & Coating Inspection & Testing Safety Industrial Solutions Abrasive Media Update SIGN UP Sign up to receive the weekly Primed Insight directly to your email. #How To Check Your Blast Nozzles Regularly Check your blast nozzles weekly for wear using a nozzle analyzer gauge. #How To Selecting the right grade of abrasive When preparing your blasting project it is vital to use an abrasive grade (size) that will give you the best performance. #How To Surface Profile vs Class of Blast Surface Profile and Class of Blast are both important aspects of surface preparation, however, they need to be determined separately. #How To Is humidity causing you to 'lose the blast'? If relative humidity is high, a dehumidifier could help you hold the blast longer, if you keep the air dehumidified. #How To Are moisture traps causing you pressure loss? Check if you have a restrictive moisture separator on your blast pot. #How To Get a faster response with an electric deadman system An electric deadman system can assist in a faster response time when running long lengths of blast hose #How To Use genuine inner lenses in your blast helmet Protect your workers by giving them the correct safety equipment. #How To How to choose the right size dust collector for your job A dust collector helps protect workers from dust inhalation whilst complying with work site codes and regulations. #How To How to spray high solid coatings easier How can you spray high epoxy coatings successfully in cooler weather? #How To Choosing the correct size compressor is important When selecting the right size compressor a number of factors need to be considered #How To Check for salt in your abrasive Avoid coating failure caused by contamination by checking the abrasive for salt. #How To Is noise a problem in your operation The blasting process can create noise. That's not news. But there are ways to reduce the noise levels on your work site. #How To Which fittings are recommended for a breathing air hose? Which breathing air hose connection complies with safety standards? #How To A good communication system can improve safety and efficiency Audio communication systems can be integrated into blasting/painting helmets which means workers can enjoy the comfort and safety of their equipment and have the communication benefits.