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WE HAVE MOVED – 1St August 2022

Well the day has finally come….. K Blasting Ltd is moving premises 01/08/20022 We are moving to :- Maddacombe Farm Stoneycombe Newton Abbot Devon TQ12 5LF Its been a pleasure to work in the premises that our parents, Peter and Beverly Kay, started K Blasting back in 1990. It has been a rollercoaster of emotions, […]

Landrover Madness – 29th February 2022

This week has been Landrover madness. We have blast cleaned two long wheelbase and one shortwheel base chassis ready to be hot dip galvanised. By blast cleaning we have removed all the paint and rust ready to give the galvanising the best possible chance. The galvanising will give maximum longevity and maintenance free. One of […]

Cabinet Restoration – 21st Feb 2022

Cabinet Restoration – 21st Feb 2022 Recently we have lightly blast cleaned these matching pair of cabinets to remove the staining to bring them back to the bright oak underneath. The results were extremely satisfying  

Motorbike Madness…. In Bulk – 11th December 2021

Not just 1 motor bike but 5 motorbike restorations all at the same time for 1 person… WOW A Friend popped by to have several motorbike fuel tanks and various other parts blast cleaned ready to be restored and repainted What better preparation can you get than blast cleaning to remove the filler, years of paint […]

Alloy wheel restoration by K Blasting Ltd -8th September 2021

Well its a shame we didn’t take some before pictures of these alloy wheels. These were in extremely poor condition with corrosion and flakey paint. By lightly glass blast cleaning them, they are now in the perfect condition and texture to apply new coatings. With a slight profile to the aluminum, this will allow the […]

Wooden Bench Renovation by K Blasting Ltd – 30th July 2021

Wooden Bench Renovation – 30/7/21 This week  we decided to try some light blast cleaning tests on different wooden items we had in the yard to find out what would give great results and what wouldn’t. We were extremely happy with how this old bench cleaned up. By blast cleaning the wood lightly really has […]

Rusty Keel! Not any more with K Blasting Ltd – 4th June 2021

Todays customer at Dolphin Haven needed his keel blast cleaned back to bare steel. This keel had already been blast cleaned and fresh water washed and is now in need of a quick sweep blast ready for the high build epoxy coatings to be applied. This process of blast clean, wash, blast clean again, ensures […]

A week of catching up with some smaller jobs – 9th May 2021

Last week, K Blasting and the team were catching up with some smaller “In house” jobs. This consisted of garden furniture, gates and railings, vintage tractor parts and vintage car parts. All these items required the usual blast cleaning to remove the old coatings and corrosion ready for new coatings. More happy customers for K […]