Dry Ice Blasting Machine

An Eco-Friendly Way to Clean

The Cold Jet AERO40FP dry ice blasting machine, available for rental or purchase from Irish Carbonic, is an economical and eco-friendly method for cleaning and surface preparation.
This dry ice blaster uses recycled solid carbon dioxide (CO2) pellets known as MicroParticles. These are emitted at rapid speeds and sublimate on impact, removing dirt and contaminants from surfaces.

Why a Dry Ice Blaster?

Using a dry ice blaster does not create secondary waste streams or use one of the most precious resources: water. This method is:

  • non-abrasive
  • non-conductive
  • non-toxic
  • non-flammable
  • chemical-free
  • water-free

Uses and Applications

Dry ice blasting is commonly used in industries such as these:

  • aerospace and aviation
  • automotive
  • contact cleaning
  • food & beverage
  • plastics & composites
  • restoration
  • textiles

Common applications within these industries include:

  • adhesive removal
  • asphalt removal
  • automotive restoration
  • coatings and corrosion removal
  • coffee roaster cleaning
  • compositive tool cleaning
  • core box cleaning
  • general equipment cleaning
  • historical restoration
  • mold remediation
  • nonwoven die cleaning
  • parts finishing
  • surface preparation
  • weld line cleaning

Dry Ice Blaster Safety

Because this type of blasting involves the use of dry ice, there are specific safety precautions that should be followed to ensure all of your employees remain safe. Key precautions include:

  • ensuring proper ventilation
  • limiting exposure
  • identifying and labeling areas where it is possible for CO2 to accumulate
  • wearing and utilizing proper PPE such as gloves, eyewear, and tongs

To learn more about CO2 and dry ice safety, please read these safety tips, courtesy of Cold Jet.

About our Cold Jet Aero 40FP Dry Ice Blasting Machine

Cold Jet’s mid-level machine, the Aero 40FP, is a full pressure dry ice cleaning system that includes an advanced radial feeding system. It has been aerodynamically improved to reduce wear and provide precision pulse-free feed rate control.

The Aero 40FP has a compact motor that reduces weight and lowers power consumption over previous Aero 40 versions. The Aero 40FP also comes with standard features, previously only available as upcharges, like the panel mounted blast pressure regulator and 250 psi maximum blast pressure to maximize your cleaning capabilities.

This upgraded design also allows users to blast at pressures as low as 20 psi and use an optional precision kit with the i3 MicroClean applicator, blast hose, and nozzles for precision applications.

Cold Jet Aero 40FP Benefits

Benefits of using the Cold Jet Aero 40FP from Irish Carbonic include:

  • full range of pressure
  • reliable pellet flow
  • minimized sublimation
  • minimal air/dry ice usage
  • easy to maintain
  • safe operation
  • rugged and mobile
  • most advanced nozzles
  • ESD (static control)
  • precision set available to use MicroClean® i3 gun and nozzles

Aero 40FP Dry Ice Blasting Machine Specifications

  • length: 36”
  • width: 20”
  • height: 40”
  • weight: 257 lbs.
  • hopper capacity: 40 lbs.
  • hopper type: isolated, insulated
  • agitation: performance; thumper, ramrods
  • feeder: advanced radial feeder
  • rotor: enhanced, coated steel
  • blast pressure regulator
  • dry ice consumption: 0 – 4.5 lbs./min, adjustable
  • supply air pressure: 65 – 250 psi
  • blast pressure range: 20 – 250 psi
  • nozzle air consumption range: 50 – 165 cfm at 80 psi
  • compressed air connection: 1″ npt
  • power consumption: 1/4 hp, ac motor, 1.750 rpm

Contact Us about Our Dry Ice Blasting Rental

Just like all other areas of our business, you can depend on Irish Carbonic for product excellence and superior customer service and support. Please contact us today for further details about a dry ice blasting rental or purchase.

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