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10 Reasons Why Our Dustless Blasting Machines Are So Simple To Use

At Quill Falcon Australia, we supply a range of wet abrasive blasting machines in a variety of sizes and capacities for hire, for short or extended periods of time. 
Using a Quill Falcon Kwikblast dustless blasting machine is simple and straightforward, even in areas where mains water and power are difficult to access. Here are 10 reasons why our equipment is simple to hire and use: Our abrasive blasting equipment can be hired for as little as 1 day, or for longer periods if required. No specialist experience or qualifications are required to be able to use one of our portable sandblasting machines.Our abrasive blasting machines produce minimal dust and therefore no specialist personal protective equipment (PPE) is required. (Standard PPE is sufficient.)We can deliver our portable sandblasting machines to you on site.Our trained operators provide you with full onsite training and within 30 minutes most people are sufficiently competent to be able to use our sandblasting equipment effec…

Wet Abrasive Blasting or Conventional Blasting?

What is wet abrasive blasting?
Wet abrasive blasting is the method whereby abrasive blasting material is propelled onto a surface by water at high pressure. It’s used in many different applications to blast away unwanted coatings, corrosion and residue from a wide variety of surfaces, structures and materials in preparation for repainting and re-coating.

Wet abrasive blasting has been shown to be more effective and efficient, safer, and more environmentally friendly than conventional dry abrasive blasting methods (usually called dry blasting, sandblasting, grit blasting, media blasting or slurry blasting). 



Wet abrasive blasting is fast and versatile
Wet abrasive blasting is a highly versatile process that can be used for a wide variety of purposes, including removing rust and corrosion, stripping away old coatings and paint layers, and profiling surfaces in preparation for re-coating.

A wide variety of surfaces can be effectively profiled using wet abrasive blasting, including stee…

Quill Falcon Australia | Abrasive Blasting Equipment and Machinery

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At +Quill Falcon Australia, we are the sole Australian importers and distributors of the Quill Falcon Kwikblast Precision Dustless Blasting System.

Versatile, portable, environmentally-friendly and cost-efficient, Kwikblast is the best value wet abrasive blasting equipment and machinery on the market in Australia today.

We have abrasive blasting machines in a variety of sizes available for sale and hire. Visit us at www.quillfalconaustralia.com.au to learn more.

Enjoy the video below, which shows Quill Falcon blasting equipment in action in variety of locations and applications.


Quill Falcon Australia | Adelaide Abrasive Blasting Equipment | Marine Abrasive Blasting

Quill Falcon at work abrasive blasting ships boats and yachts
This video shows the Quill Falcon Kwikblast Precision Dustless Blasting System at work undertaking some marine abrasive blasting.

As you can see, Quill Falcon is highly efficient at removing contaminants and marine build up from ships, boats and yachts of all types, and is also suitable for use on a wide variety of onshore and offshore industrial structures as well.

The Quill Falcon Kwikblast® System has successfully been employed on steel warships, submarines and destroyers, fibreglass mine sweepers, wooden fishing boats, aluminium research vessels, oil containers, LNG vessels and cargo ships.



Suitable for variety of abrasive blasting applications
The Quill Falcon Kwikblast Precision Dustless Blasting System can be used for:
• fabric maintenance
• repainting programmes
• cleaning debris from ballast tanks
• cleaning debris from surfaces prior to welding
• removing coatings prior to NDT preparation
• cleaning debris from c…

Quill Falcon Kwikblast System for Marine Abrasive Blasting

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The Quill Falcon Kwikblast® System is the most technologically advanced blasting system available on the market today.

It has proven itself to be highly effective in a wide variety of marine environments, and is renowned both for its capacity and performance. Abrasive blasting using the Quill Falcon Kwikblast® System means that coatings, corrosion and residue are removed from surfaces in such a way that newly-applied coatings adhere better and for longer.


The Quill Falcon Kwikblast® System successfully combines conventional grit blasting and ultra high pressure (UHP) jetting to create a precision dustless blasting system that leaves all types of marine surfaces clean and contaminant free. It is an effective, cost-efficient means of removing contaminants and marine build up from ships, boats and yachts of all types, as well as all kinds of marine-based structures, machinery and equipment. Using the Quill Falcon Kwikblast® System, abrasive blasting successfully removes all of the follo…