Jack's History Finds

Miscellaneous flyers, advertisements, documents and letters Jack has found that just can't be destroyed. These gems can tell an often forgotten history.


Jack Champaigne of Electronics Inc. is editor of this historical perspective of the shot peening and blast cleaning industries from a collection of miscellaneous flyers, advertisements and letters. Please contact Jack with any questions or contributions.

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Abrasive Shot and Grit Co. Ace Sandblast Co.
Cargill Detroit Co. Pellets, Inc. U.S. Abrasives 3M


Springville, NY
Flyer for Blastrite abrasive line

wheelagram vol 2 no 1

Chicago, IL


Birmingham, MI


Buffalo, NY

us abrasives

Tippecanoe, IN


Saint Paul, MN, 1969
First introduction of the 3M root-flap peening system
Tru Steel Shot Steel Abrasive Co. CMA CAE Wheelabrator Wheelabrator Wheelabrator

tru steel shot
Butler, PA 1955
note hand written notes from Don Convert

steel abrasive co

Hamilton, OH
Nu-Steel shot and grit flyer

cma cae
Welland, Ontario, Canada

airless wheelabrator
Mishawaka, IN
Airless Wheelabrator, American Foundry Equipment Co.

wheelabrator american line
Mishawaka, IN
The American Line from The American Foundry Equipment Co.

new shot plany

Mishawaka, IN
New steel shot plant
note name changes
Wheelabrator Pangborn        

modern castings cleaning
Modern Castings Cleaning Equipment presentation at the 1966 Casting Conference

pangborn modern castings
Modern Castings Cleaning Equipment presentation at the 1966 Casting Conference


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