Press Release Summary:
Genesis series includes high-speed, 14-18 in. dia wheels with single- or double-sided runnerheads as well as low-speed, 19.5-26.5 in. dia wheels. Latter exhibits reduced abrasives consumption, better cleaning, and lower horsepower requirements. Features such as front-of-housing access to runnerheads enable full assembly in less than 1 hr, setting pattern length is one-step job, and dual-tapered vanes eliminate shot locking. Multiple safety features are also included.
Original Press Release:
Pangborn Introduces Genesis Blast Wheel Technology
Fairburn, Ga. (May 7, 2009) - Pangborn Corporation announces its innovative Genesis family of wheels. The Genesis family of wheels offers unmatched performance, better cleaning and significantly lower operating costs.
The Genesis line includes high-speed, 14"-18" diameter wheels with either single or double-sided runnerheads. The low-speed, 19.5" - 26.5" diameter wheels provide reduced consumption of abrasives, better cleaning and lower horsepower requirements.
Pangborn's new Genesis blast wheels offer major improvements over traditional blast wheels. Key advantages:
"Customers who want to save time, save money and improve efficiency will be ideal candidates for the Genesis family of blast wheels," said Donna Gordon, Pangborn's vice president of business development. "Genesis represents change versus traditional thinking in blast technology. Shot blast customers will find a range of choices, all with the ability to tailor features of the equipment to best meet their specific needs."
About Pangborn Corporation
Pangborn Corporation designs, manufactures, markets and services shot blast machines, dust collectors and related products for the primary metal and metalworking industries. Since 1904, Pangborn has led the way in the surface preparation industry, from the design of equipment to the services and products required to install, maintain and operate blast machines. For more information, visit www.pangborn.com or call 800-638-3000.