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Dry Ice Blasting

Why Dry Ice Blasting Machine Set Up is Important

Written on May 28, 2014 at 3:14 pm, by

How you set up your dry ice blasting machine is important and will have a large impact on how effective your dry ice blasting session will be. The best way to prepare for dry ice blasting is to make sure you have all the pieces of the puzzle. Do you have the following things readily  Continue Reading »

Why Choose Continental Carbonic for Dry Ice Blasting?

Written on May 15, 2014 at 11:15 am, by

Are you wondering why you should choose Continental Carbonic for your dry ice blasting needs? Well, wonder no longer: We are your single source advantage for dry ice blasting. Continental Carbonic is the premiere U.S. supplier of high quality blasting dry ice. We also provide a top-of-the-line selection of dry ice blasting machines and after  Continue Reading »

Media Comparison: Sand Blasting vs. Dry Ice Blasting

Written on May 6, 2014 at 2:39 pm, by

If you’re looking for a cleaning method that is non-abrasive, dry ice blasting is the choice for you. Dry ice blasting offers an alternative cleaning method that won’t scratch, damage, or leave a profile on the surface you are cleaning. You can adjust how much blasting dry ice and how much pressure you want to  Continue Reading »

Back to the Basics: The Fundamentals of Dry Ice Blasting

Written on April 9, 2014 at 2:18 pm, by

Dry ice blasting works on three levels almost instantaneously to get you the cleanest end product possible. The pictures below show each step of the dry ice blasting process; kinetic, thermal, and sublimation. Here’s how it works: First, dry ice blasting uses the kinetic energy created by the combination of compressed air and blasting dry  Continue Reading »

New Year – New Dry Ice Blasting Equipment

Written on February 28, 2014 at 10:26 am, by

With the beginning of the new year comes new capital spending budgets for many companies. Have you thought about investing in a new dry ice blasting machine as a way to start off the year saving money on your industrial cleaning needs? Sometimes, the decision on whether or not new dry ice blasting machines makes  Continue Reading »

Continental Carbonic to exhibit dry ice blasting at the Cincinnati Facilities Maintenance Expo February 6, 2014

Written on February 3, 2014 at 9:31 am, by

Many production facilities and contractors alike utilize dry ice blasting as part of their industrial preventative maintenance schedules to remove dried paint, grease, dirt and oil from production equipment. Continental Carbonic will be exhibiting at the Cincinnati Facilities Maintenance Expo in Loveland, OH on February 6th, 2014. Cincinnati Facilities Maintenance Expo Oasis Conference Center Loveland,  Continue Reading »

How to Calculate Dry Ice Blasting Machine ROI

Written on December 13, 2013 at 9:35 am, by

As we come to the end of the 2013 fiscal year, you may find yourself with additional capital remaining in your 2013 budget and looking at new dry ice blasting equipment to add to your cleaning and sanitation programs. You can determine if new dry ice blasting equipment will be worth the investment by comparing  Continue Reading »

Are You Ready for New Dry Ice Blasting Equipment?

Written on November 22, 2013 at 9:40 am, by

Is your plant ready for a new dry ice blasting machine? How do you know? At Continental Carbonic, we have been successful in showing our customers a significant savings in air and blasting dry ice simply by using the newest generation of dry ice blasting equipment. The number of pounds of blasting dry ice you  Continue Reading »

How to Prepare for Holiday Shut Down Cleaning with Dry Ice Blasting

Written on November 12, 2013 at 9:04 am, by

We have a checklist for preparing for a holiday shut down cleaning with dry ice blasting. Good preparation can mean the difference between a productive shut down and one that wastes your company’s time and money. 1. Order dry ice blasting equipment early. Rental dry ice blasting equipment goes fast, especially during the holiday shut down  Continue Reading »

Maximize the Life of your Dry Ice Blasting Equipment

Written on September 26, 2013 at 4:16 pm, by

Clean , dry air is essential for dry ice blasting. Typically, we assume the reason for needing clean, dry air is solely to keep the lines from freezing from the blasting dry ice at -109 degrees. That is correct, however, you should also consider the wear and tear on the machine and accessories caused by  Continue Reading »