Abrasive Blasting Media – GMA Garnet

  • IBIX® Portable Preparation Systems & Fine GMA200 Mesh Garnet Abrasive are scientifically formulated to work together on delicate restoration projects. Cleaning valuable historic assets, masonry, concrete, grout, stone, marble, tile and much more, GMA Garnet is a cost-effective, high-performance, environmentally friendly abrasive. The perfect symbiosis of grain size, density and hardness/durability creates the optimum abrasive efficiency and lowest abrasive consumption. It can be recycled 5 times without losing it’s superior ability. Low dusting improves health and safety for the operator and the environment.

IBIX/GMA Garnet Abrasive Media

  • Categorized as a HARD abrasive
  • Engineered Grade Blends
  • Coarse Grit
  • Medium Grit
  • Fine Grit
  • 40lb bags
  • Pallet Dimensions 41” X 41” X 23”
  • 50 bags/Pallet (2000lbs net)


  • Non-toxic
  • Durable, hard, natural mineral
  • Low Dusting
  • Reusable: Can be reused up to 5-7 times while maintaining efficacy. Use mix of 70% used (strained through sieve) and 30% new media
  • When recycling garnet, use strainer to remove all debris from media to be reused
  • Coarse grit for heavy paints and coatings
  • Medium grit for surface prep, paint removal, and stone cleaning
  • Fine grit for soft cleaning of wood and soot, mold remediation
Garnet Fine Blend
Garnet Medium Blend
Garnet Coarse Blend

Recommended (but not restricted to) cleaning:

  • Smoke/Soot
  • Odor control
  • Mold remediation
  • General degreasing
  • Graffiti on glass
  • Slate
  • Polished marble
  • Copper
  • Travertine
  • Brass
  • Limestone
  • Chrome
  • Teak wood