Maxus tools MXS3000 User Manual

Benchtop blast cabinet, General safety information, Description

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shocks can be painful. Some
abrasives similar to aluminum
oxide can create static
electricity while you are sand blasting.
If you are not grounded, the static
electricity can build up on your body
and cause a shock when you touch a
metal object. You can avoid static
electricity by wearing leather soled
shoes and standing on the ground. If
necessary, a grounded wire attached to
the sand blast gun will safely remove

General Safety


You can

dust when you sweep, blast,
cut, sand, drill or grind
materials such as wood, paint,
metal, concrete, cement, or other
masonry. This dust often contains
chemicals known to cause cancer, birth
defects, or other reproductive harm.
Wear protective gear.

This product or its
power cord contains

chemicals, including lead, known to the
State of California to cause cancer and
birth defects or other reproductive
harm. Wash hands after handling.


dust from abrasives

containing silica can be dangerous.
Exposure can cause SILICOSIS, lung
disease, or other respiratory problems,

Wear NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator
at all times when performing abrasive
blasting and while cleaning up.

Fire or

Hazard!Never use a sand
blaster around combustible or
flammable liquids, gases,
dusts, oily rags, or other
materials that can explode or
burn quickly. Some abrasives
create sparks when they hit
metal. Abrasives similar to aluminum
oxide may generate static electric
sparks. In an unsafe environment, these
sparks will start fires or explosions that
will result in death or serious personal
injury. For your safety and the safety of
people nearby, DO NOT USE this sand
blaster where there are combustible or
flammable liquids, gases, dusts, oily
rags, or other materials that can
explode or burn quickly.

Benchtop Blast Cabinet

Operating Instructions


Please read and save these instructions. Read carefully before attempting to assemble, install, operate or maintain the product described.
Protect yourself and others by observing all safety information. Failure to comply with instructions could result in personal injury and/or
property damage! Retain instructions for future reference.


Maxus Benchtop Blast Cabinet is
designed for cleaning and removing
rust, scale, and paint. It is the ideal
method for stripping, polishing and
etching projects. A blast cabinet keeps
sandblasting particles in a contained
area and allows them to be recycled.
The cabinet also confines dust particles
and a vacuum hook-up can remove any
dust that occurs during sandblasting.

Safety Guidelines

This manual contains information that is

very important to know and understand.

This information is provided for SAFETY


To help recognize this information,

observe the following symbols.

Danger indicates an

hazardous situation which, if not avoided,
will result in death or serious injury.

Warning indicates a

hazardous situation which, if not avoided,
could result in death or serious injury.

Caution indicates a

hazardous situation which, if not avoided,
may result in minor or moderate injury.

Notice indicates

information, that if not followed, may
cause damage to equipment.


After unpacking, carefully inspect for
any damage that may have occurred
during transit. Check for loose, missing
or damaged parts.

© 2008

IN709902AV 12/08

For parts, product & service information


See Warranty on page 10 for important information about commercial use of this product.

REMINDER: Keep your dated proof of purchase for warranty purposes! Attach it to this manual or file it for safekeeping.

Model MXS3000



Footprint: 23 in. W x 19 in. D
Overall Hgt: 19.25 in.
Overall Depth: 19.75 in.
Overall Width: 24.75 in.
Work Area Hgt: 11.5 in. to 13.5 in.
Work Area Depth: 18.0 in. to 18.5 in.
Work Area Width: 21.75 in. to 23.50 in.
Top Opening: 19.25 in. W x 15.50 in. D

12V fluorescent work light with 120VAC
60Hz input 12V 800mA output Class 2 UL
listed power supply

Right Side 1-3/8 in. ID shop vac outlet port
with replaceable paper & sponge conical

Max. psi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .125

Air Inlet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1/4 in. NPT (F)

Media Capacity . . . . . . . . . . . . .2.5 Gallons