What Is Shot Blasting?Click Here
Shot Blasting is a process used to strip imperfections, for surface protection and to prepare these surfaces for finishing. This can also be used before any welding or colouring. A Shot Blaster uses centrifugal force to fire a stream of abrasive material (steel beads) against a surface. When fired at a smooth surface, the abrasive can roughen the surface and vice versa, this is often essential to treat metals prior to a powder coating.
Similar types of process includ...
We were approached by a client who had a bespoke request due to a recent event.Click Here
Unfortunately, their two Staffy dogs had passed away and they wanted to create a bespoke piece as a memorial to them. For the look that they were trying to create we decided to use 3mm mild steel to achieve the desired look.
The 3mm mild steel will rust over time to fit in with the surroundings of the garden.
See image for the finished look.
Patrick Steel Ltd recently completed a plasma cutting project for Dhillon's Brewery.Click Here
Having worked for these guys in the past we decided to use 3mm mild steel for the bar counter front. The reason behind this was because the material was fit for purpose and perfect to acheive the look and feel to match the rest of their company.
We plasma cut their logo into multiple sheets of 3mm mild steel in order for them to be mounted onto the front of their mobile bar.
Lumsden is a popular make of grinder.Click Here
Lumsden grinding is the removal of material using a grinding machine. By doing it this way, higher rates of material are removed. Compared to other ways of grinding, larger areas can be machined without leaving lines.
Lumsden grinding comes in different types:
Reciprocal grinders to grind on a long rectangular table
Rotary grinders to grind on a circular magnetic table
Here at Patrick Steel Ltd we have 5 rotary grinders, Two 60”, Two 48” and One...
Having continuously invested in modern plasma cutting equipment over the years, the team at Patrick Steel Ltd can fabricate a wide range of products at highly competitive prices. Operating from our fully equipped workshop in Coventry, all our metalwork is completed to the strictest of standards, producing parts and components that meet a variety of customer requi