Who uses Shot Blasting?

Shot blasting is used in almost every industry that uses metal. Alloy Heat Treatment carry out this for customers mainly from the automotive and engineering industry. AHT only Shotblasts aluminium alloys to ensure no cross-contamination.

What is Shot Blasting?

Shotblasting is a method used to clean, strengthen, or polish metal.


AHT has onsite facilities that can accommodate a maximum product size of 2600mm (H) x 1600mm (W) x 1600mm (D) and maximum product weight of 800kg.

When is this process used?

This process can be carried out as a stand-alone service or an auxiliary process post-heat-treatment with rapid turnaround times available.

Why is this used?

AHT uses CHROME 40 grade stainless steel blasting media to produce a “uniform” “silver grey” appearance for aluminium products, suitable for an instant cosmetic perspective or coating adhesion.