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Sandcarving Abrasive Blast Cabinet Spotlight

In 2003 we introduced our CrystalBlast® line of sandcarving and film washout machinery. Our cabinets raised the bar on all sandblasters and included standard features such as our patented abrasive separator reclaimer, industrial pinch valve flow control, cartridge dust collector, reverse pulse cleaning, ergonomically correct design, window sweeps, cleanout pot ports and much more. Continue reading Sandcarving Abrasive Blast Cabinet Spotlight

2018 IKONICS seminar room

Sandcarving Seminar Success in the Golden State

Guest Blog: IKONICS Imaging

Without further ado, IKONICS Imaging brings you a fun recap of the 2018 Sandcarving Seminar in Brea, California. This bi-annual event has been going on for 10 years! Each seminar has evolved and IKONICS will continue to ebb and flow with the needs and demands for sandcarving education. This seminar always surprises IKONICS in the diversity of both the attendees and their businesses. While local attendees were majority, students from all over the US attended including the Caribbean, Texas and Wyoming. Whether you’re looking to expand your business, drill into and refine specific techniques or simply network with other sandcarvers, this two-day seminar is a continuous success, something we look forward to each and every year. Continue reading Sandcarving Seminar Success in the Golden State

IKONICS: Superior Photoresist Films for Sandcarving

IKONICS photoresist films

Nestled in the heart of the Northland, IKONICS has been an international leader of imaging technologies for more than 65 years. Made in America and distributed globally, IKONICS Imaging supplies customers an unmatched line of photoresist films, sandcarvers, automated washout units, crystal products, and training. Continue reading IKONICS: Superior Photoresist Films for Sandcarving

Ikonics Imaging MBA Sandcarving Seminar 2017

Sandcarving Seminar: April 22-23, 2017

This professional-level, hands-on sandcarving seminar hosted by IKONICS Imaging will educate students in the art and business of creating high-profit, etched products for a wide array of industries including awards & engraving, corporate gifts, promotional & personalization items, memorials, weddings, barware and so much more! Continue reading Sandcarving Seminar: April 22-23, 2017

2017 International Awards & Personalization Expo Recap

Guest Blog Post by IKONICS Imaging

The International Awards & Personalization Expo in Las Vegas, NV is hands-down IKONICS Imaging‘s favorite show each and every year. There’s nothing quite like the APA community and all the events surrounding the Expo. The face-to-face time is a priceless and refreshing reminder of the importance of the human connection. Continue reading 2017 International Awards & Personalization Expo Recap

CrystalBlast® Elite Blast Cabinet Spotlight

The CrystalBlast® Elite abrasive blasting cabinet is an innovative, ergonomically correct sandcarving solution. This unique machine comes standard with a 700 cfm exhaust blower and patented separator reclaimer which prevents the loss of even the smallest abrasive, including the 240 mesh commonly used for half-tone sand carving. Its extensive list of standard operating features puts the CrystalBlast Elite in a class of its own.  Continue reading CrystalBlast® Elite Blast Cabinet Spotlight

CrystalBlast Elite

CrystalBlast Elite Sandcarving Cabinet Spotlight

The CrystalBlast Elite by Media Blast is an ergonomically designed sandcarving machine capable of exceeding the needs of almost any sandcarving facility. This model comes standard with a 3/32” ID tungsten carbide nozzle that is typical for the most detailed sandcarving today. Standard CrystalBlast Elite features include seated or standing machine operation, adjustable foot treadle, eye level machine controls, micro sized “ERGO” abrasive hose, fully padded armrest, patented separator reclaimer that is matched to the 110 square feet of MERV certified cartridge dust collector using one button reverse pulse cleaning design. All Elite models also include the largest view window available today for maximum operator visibility. Simply stated the Elite is in a class of its own from its tool-less window and nozzle replacement to it’s 21st century dust collector design. Continue reading CrystalBlast Elite Sandcarving Cabinet Spotlight

Crystal Blast cabinet

Sandcarving in the City that Never Sleeps

For over 30 years, IKONICS Imaging (Media Blast’s Sandcarving Distributor) has been exhibiting at the Awards and Personalization Association’s International Expo in Las Vegas, NV. This dynamic community is a vibrant network of professionals that create, distribute, or sell recognition and personalization products. The 2016 APA International Expo was a huge success this year for IKONICS Imaging. From the introduction of the new CrystalBlast Master, to the release of the Elite Medallion Hunt and our newly elected APA Board Member, Peter Norman – IKONICS Imaging Corporate Account Manager – it was a great ride!
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