- Do not operate any abrasive blaster or blast equipment without
following the Rules for Safer Operation included in the manual provided
with purchased equipment. Failure to do so could result in serious
injury or death.
- Do not perform any maintenance while any
abrasive blaster or blast equipment is pressurized. Always depressurize
any vessel before loading media or performing any maintenance.
- Do not use abrasive containing free silica. Silica can cause silicosis
or other related respiratory damage. You must wear personal protective
equipment for all abrasive blasting operations. Observe all applicable
local, state and federal safety regulations in conjunction with airline
filters and respiratory protection. Reference OSHA 29CFR1910.134,
1910.1000 and all subsequent additions or modifications.
not enter areas during abrasive blasting operations without breathing
protection. All personnel in the vicinity of abrasive blasting
operations should wear NIOSH approved air fed respirators, hoods or
- Do not modify or alter any abrasive blaster, equipment or controls thereof without written consent from Axxiom® Manufacturing, Inc.
- Do not use bleeder type deadman on any Schmidt® abrasive blaster. The
use of bleeder type deadman can cause unintentional start-up without
warning, which can result in serious personal injury (i.e. A-BEC,
- Do not sell, rent, or operate abrasive blasters
without remote controls. OSHA regulations require remote controls on
all blast machines. Failure to use remote controls can cause serious
injury or death to the operator(s) or other personnel in the blasting
area. (Reference OSHA Specifications 29CFR1910.244(b) and all
subsequent additions or modifications.)
- Do not
repair or replace any portion of Schmidt equipment using components that
are not Schmidt original replacement parts. Use of replacement
components that are not Schmidt original replacement parts may result in
equipment failure which can cause serious personal injury and voids
It is the responsibility of the
user to insure that proper and comprehensive training of operators has
been performed and all environmental and safety precautions observed.
information provided, described and illustrated in this material is
intended for experienced, knowledgeable users of abrasive blasting
equipment and supplies ("Products").
The products described in
this material may be combined as determined solely by the user, in a
variety of ways and purposes. However, no representations are made as
to intended use, performance standards, engineering suitability, safe
practices or compliance with government regulations and laws that apply
to these products, products of others, or a combination of various
products chosen by the user or others. It is the responsibility of the
users of these products, products of third parties, and a combination of
various products, to exercise caution, and familiarize themselves with
all applicable laws, government regulations and safety requirements. No
representations are made or intended as to the useful life, maintenance
cycles, efficiency or performance of the referenced products or any
combination of products.
This material must not be used for
estimating purposes. Production rates, labor performance or surface
finishes are the sole responsibility of the user based on the user's
expertise, experience and knowledge of industry variables.