Historic Preservation – Transportation Restoration

IBIX Historic Preservation – A Comprehensive Solution

Lightweight aluminum blast systems for restoring antique vehicles of all kinds. IBIX® units are the premier blast system for restoring all forms of transportation vehicles. From historic airplanes or trains to tractors, cars and motorcycles. Powerful enough for professional restoration experts, with the ease of operation for any enthusiast. IBIX Historic Preservation (HP) Systems are powerful enough to remove paint and rust from virtually any surface without damaging the original surface material.

Economical, Versatile and Safe for the Environment

Lightweight aluminum construction make our units a portable one-man operation. Every unit is equipped with rollers for easy portability. IBIX Historic Preservation (HP) Systems are user friendly and deliver a precise, consistent even air and media flow for a smooth surface finish with very low air volume requirements. Minimal dusting improves health and safety for the operator and the environment. The IBIX units are ideal for restoration of priceless antique vehicles of all sizes...planes, trains, automobiles and boats. Ideal for private airports, auto collision shops, farms and marinas.


Innovative Concrete Rail Anchoring Tool – IBIX I-76127

90 degree nozzle for Historic Preservation Gun

IBIX Custom 90° Blast Nozzle
  • IBIX Tungsten Carbide Tip for hole sizes:
  • Diameter: 3” – 5”
  • Depth: Maximum 3’
  • Note: Use Adjustable Lance for Custom Depth Specifications
90˚ Angle for Even Profiling
  • 15 Second Per Hole Operation (with Garnet Media)
  • Doubles Epoxy’s Strength Capability
  • Deflector Vacuum Available

Introducing an innovative breakthrough for preparing concrete for anchoring systems.IBIX® portable cleaning systems success stripping road markings and epoxy coatings off concrete, lead to new technology developments. This specially designed IBIX Tungsten Carbide Blast Nozzle for IBIX-Pro40 and IBIX-Pro25, consists of a 90 degree angle, allowing the abrasive media to evenly profile the inside of the hole or pipe. This naturally improves the anchoring strength by providing increased grip and torque for epoxy materials.

Applications Include: Bridge Anchors, Building Balconies, Rail Anchor Systems, Cat Walks and much more. Virtually any concrete hole that requires joining another surface with epoxy.

IBIX Serves the Boating (Marine) Industry

IBIX units are the premier blast systems used in the marine industry for boats and ships of any age. Because our systems can use the patented Helix gun, protecting historic vessels is no problem. Professional in the boating and ship-building industry already know IBIX in perfectly suited for decontamination and cleaning, removal of grease, oil residue, paint, carbon deposits or glue, from machinery and utensils.

IBIX Serves the Aircraft Industry


IBIX is a Proud Sponsor of Wings of Steel

IBIX is a Proud Sponsor for Wings of Steel

Supporting the Preservation of Historic Aircraft, the IBIX EASY BLAST system will be on display at air shows across the Nation along with the only restored Flying Fairey Gannet.

The IBIX Easy Blast was used on Wings of Steel's historic restoration project featuring a rare jet fighter that served throughout the 70's. This restoration project took 3 years to complete.

 

Revolutionary Technology...Maximum Versatility

All IBIX systems come with a variety of attachments to fit virtually any job requirement. One of our most popular accessories is the extended lance for reaching overhead and tight spaces. We offer a complete selection of nozzles for various blast patterns as well as a funnel and vacuum shroud for indoor blasting. Accessories for our Portable Blasting Systems include:


EasyGrout

The only multi-purpose battery operated grouting machine designed for industrial, commercial and architectural applications

IBIX Mobile Lab Kit

Designed to support on-site evaluation of surface analysis so architects and contractors have immediate feedback to make qualified decisions.

IBIX Helix Gun

With Steady Stream Pattern Head and Vortex Technology

IBIX EasyGrout
IBIX Mobile Lab Kit
IBIX Helix Gun

Specs: HP3

  • Adjustable Pressure: YES
  • Capacity: 0.8 gallons (3 liters) 6.6 lbs.
  • Mesh Sizes: 30 - 350 mesh (0.025 - 2.5 mm)
  • Performance: 33-55 sq.ft./hour
  • Height: 14"
  • Width: 11"
  • Weight: 26 lbs.

HP3 System Includes: Helix Rotational Gun with 10' Hose, Standard H2O Gun with 10' Hose, Precision Pen and Nozzle Kit

IBIX® systems are ASME compliant #41,780, #41,779 and come with a 1 year manufacturer's warranty.

Specs: HP13

  • Adjustable Pressure: YES
  • Capacity: 3.4 gallons (13 liters) 23.2 lbs.
  • Mesh Sizes: 30 - 350 mesh (0.025 - 2.5 mm)
  • Performance: 33-59 sq.ft./hour
  • Height: 23"
  • Width: 12"
  • Weight: 49 lbs.

HP13 System Includes: Helix Rotational Gun with 10' Hose, Standard H2O Gun with 10' Hose, 10' Extension Hose and Nozzle Kit

IBIX® systems are ASME compliant #41,780, #41,779 and come with a 1 year manufacturer's warranty.

Specs: HP28

  • Adjustable Pressure: YES
  • Capacity: 7.4 gallons (28 liters) 55.7 lbs.
  • Mesh Sizes: 30 - 350 mesh (0.025 - 2.5 mm)
  • Performance: 55-78 sq.ft./hour
  • Height: 32"
  • Width: 14"
  • Weight: 102 lbs.

HP28 System Includes: Helix Rotational Gun with 16.5' Hose, Standard H2O Gun with 16.5' Hose, 33' Extension Hose and Nozzle Kit

IBIX® systems are ASME compliant #41,780, #41,779 and come with a 1 year manufacturer's warranty.

Innovative Rail Anchoring Tool

IBIX Tungsten Carbide Tip for hole sizes:

  • Diameter: 3” – 5” Depth: Maximum 3’
  • (Adjustable Lance for Custom Depth Specifications)
  • 90˚ Angle for Even Profiling
  • 15 Second Per Hole Operation (with Garnet Media)
  • Doubles Epoxy’s Strength Capability
  • Deflector Vacuum Available

Restoration Society Memberships:

RIA

Restoration Industry Association

restorationindustry.org

RLA

Conservation of Art + Architecture

rla.archi

API

Association for Preservation Technology

apti.org

Assorestauro

Italy preservation of Cultural Heritage

assorestauro.org

Western Specialty Contractors

America’s Master Craftsmen

westernspecialtycontractors.com