I’ve been wanting a beadblaster for ages but in the meantime I have
found other things to texture my metal. My latest find is such a
great finish that I may never get to buying that blaster! I had an
old lighter that I took apart and the wheel that hits the flint looked
like a little round file. So I mounted it on a screw top mandrel and
used it in my flex shaft. What a great uniform finish and it doesnt
seem to have directional lines. Its also very fast and doesnt leave
and pressure tracks that ball burs/diamond wheels do.