Is the Harbor Freight Sand Blaster Worth $100?

Harbor Freight Central Pneumatic Benchtop Media Blast Cabinet Item 62454

This video covers the entire process of removing rust from a 20 year old, rust covered sway bar bracket.

Let’s see how well the $100 Harbor Freight Sand Blaster can bring it back to life. See ‘Best Modifications’ for this blasting cabinet below…

Harbor Freight Blasting Cabinet ~ Best Modifications

Harbor Freight Blasting Cabinet ~ Product Information

This compact benchtop blast cabinet makes it easy to remove paint, rust, and other debris from small parts and workpieces.

The fully enclosed design of this benchtop abrasive blaster keeps all abrasive media safely contained inside.

The side door opening allows loading of bigger workpieces. Large 16-1/2 in. high work area is ideal for working with larger pieces.

Includes abrasive gun with ceramic nozzles, hose and 24 in. long rubber gloves.

  • Dust collection ready
  • Abrasive capacity: 30 lbs
  • 10 CFM @ 100 PSI
  • Requires 1 HP or larger compressor
  • 3/8 in. supply hose is sold separately


Name Benchtop Blast Cabinet
SKU 62454
Brand Central Pneumatic®
Abrasive media capacity 30 lbs.
Average air consumption 10 CFM @ 100 PSI
Material Sheet Metal
Maximum pressure 125 PSI
Working pressure 100 PSI
Air inlet size 1/4 in. NPT
Main door dimensions 16 in. W x 15-1/4 in. H
Product Height 28 in.
Product Length 26 in.
Product Width 18 in.
Shipping Weight 55.60 lbs.
Window dimensions 22-1/2 in. W X 10-1/2 in. H
Accessories Included hose and gloves
Door opening 16 in. W X 15-1/4 in. H

Click here to Download the Manual for the 62454 Abrasive Blast Cabinet

Product Video from Harbor Freight

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Manufacturer Warranty — We guarantee this product to be free from defects in materials and workmanship 90 days from the date of purchase. Limitations apply.

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