Flushing Out the Blast Pot (VIDEO)

At times, it may be necessary to flush out the blast pot.

  1. Fully depressurize machine.
  2. Remove 2 bolts from bottom of machine.
  3. Remove 2 “ears” from bottom of machine.
  4. Remove air inlet jet (looks like a pilgrim hat).
  5. Remove gasket.
  6. Push casting and air hose out of the way.
  7. Flush out inside of equipment with water.

Once media and water are out of machine, reverse procedure:

  1. Put gasket on air inlet jet.
  2. Insert air inlet jet and gasket.
  3. Hold casting up to bottom of machine.
  4. Use ears and bolts to re-secure casting.