Correct term for what is known as sandblasting or sand carving. A process of propelling an abrasive with compressed air to erode a glass surface so as to produce a frosted texture or to carve and shape the surface.
A process for cleaning and roughening a surface by means of an abrasive directed at high velocity against the work piece.
The process by which loose abrasive is propelled at high velocity, via air or paddle wheel.
Propelling an abrasive medium (such as sand or steel shot) at high velocity against concrete to roughen, clean, or profile the surface in preparation for decorative coatings or overlays. Methods include sandblasting, shotblasting, bead blasting, and sand brushing.